iPhone and iCal syncing problems

Summary:Reader Paul Hitchcox noticed that Apple's discussion boards are littered with posts about iCal syncing problems with iPhone, (here's one that's grown to 73,000+ views). Here's another.

iPhone and iCal syncing problems
Reader Paul Hitchcox noticed that Apple's discussion boards are littered with posts about iCal syncing problems with iPhone, (here's one that's grown to 73,000+ views). Here's another.

The major problem seems to be that appointments made on the iPhone aren't being synced to iCal; although iCal to iPhone seems to work fine (updates from the desktop are put onto the iphone).

Here are the two other links, although they're not as impressive as the first one.

Color me lucky, but so far I've had no problems syncing calendar events, in either direction. Although I can probably count on one hand the number of calendar events that I've created on the iPhone versus the hundreds that sync from my Mac to my iPhone.

What about you? Any problems syncing iCal to your iPhone?

Topics: Legal, Enterprise Software, Hardware, iPhone, Mobility

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Jason D. O'Grady developed an affinity for Apple computers after using the original Lisa, and this affinity turned into a bona-fide obsession when he got the original 128 KB Macintosh in 1984. He started writing one of the first Web sites about Apple (O'Grady's PowerPage) in 1995 and is considered to be one of the fathers of blogging.... Full Bio

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