How to sync your tasks, jobs and milestones from GroupCamp to Google Calendar
This FAQ article explains how to use your GroupCamp account with Google Calendar to sync tasks, jobs and milestones.
GroupCamp allows you to synchronize your personal tasks, jobs and milestones with your Google Calendar of your personal Google Account (ie your personal Gmail account in firstname.lastname@example.org) or a with Google G Suite account.
Please note that when your GroupCamp account is synced with Google Calendar, the synchronization is only one-way, from GroupCamp to Google Calendar. Any changes made to a synced GroupCamp event will not be updated in your GroupCamp account.
If you are witnessing issues with Calendar synchronization, please refer to Troubleshooting common Calendar syncronization issues.
To synchronize your Google Calendar, go to the Home menu, then in the Preferences app click on the Calendar menu.
Choose Synchronize a Google calendar and click on the + button.
Be sure you have checked Google Calendar in our permissions window for Google, then click on Ok.
We will connect you to Google in order to choose your Google account and grant GroupCamp to automatically update your calendar.
You can also allow to browse your Google Contacts and your files in Google Drive. Please refer to the following articles: Project Management with Google Drive and Adding a Google Contact as a Colleague or Guest . Please note that we ask for your Google profile in order to get mandatory email address, firstname and lastname.
You will then be re-directed to the Calendar menu, then select your account.
You can choose which Google Calendar to synchronize:
- To synchronize GroupCamp with your main Google calendar (which is the one matching your Gmail address). If you have more than one calendar in your account they will be displayed in the list.
- You can also create a new calendar in Google by clicking on the link Create a new calendar. We recommand this option.
You calendar is now synced:
To cancel the synchronization, click on the Trash next to the synced calendar information.
Here is a GroupCamp job synced in a Google Calendar: