Importing excel data to calendar

Sherazad Ahmed 51 Reputation points
2022-11-10T16:04:52.387+00:00

Hello,

Is there a way to upload data from excel to a SharePoint calendar on SP 2016 on prem?

thanks,
Sherazad.

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  1. Xuyan Ding - MSFT 7,561 Reputation points
    2022-11-11T07:41:50.017+00:00

    Hi @Sherazad Ahmed ,

    1.Copy & Paste
    Per my test, it works on SharePoint Online, but doesn't paste on SharePoint 2016.

    2.As a workaround,import excel data into a normal list, then create and switch to calendar view.
    1)add an app
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    2)Select Import Spreadsheet
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    3)Import an excel to a list

    4)Create a Calendar View
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  1. Sherazad Ahmed 51 Reputation points
    2022-11-18T14:15:47.067+00:00

    Thank you Xuyan. Incidentally, soon after posting this, the though to check if a list had a calendar view came to mind. Lol.

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