How to Edit and Delete an Event on the Calendar App on iPhone

Posted July 28, 2015 by Leomar Umpad in Apple iPhone

Edit and Delete Events on the Calendar App for iPhone

You can use your iPhone as a day planner to organize your busy schedule. The Calendar app on your phone allows you to schedule events and reminders on your iPhone. Calendar events help you keep track of your upcoming plans for the day, week, or month. As your schedule changes, you can make changes to existing events, and you can also remove them completely. This tutorial explains how to edit and delete events on your iPhone.

How to Edit an Event on the Calendar App on iPhone

Once you have added events to the Calendar app on your iPhone, you can edit them as needed on your device. To change the details of an event, follow these procedures:

1.Go to your Home screen by pressing on the Home button on the middle part of the phone.Home screen of iphone
2.From the Home screen, locate the Calendar app. Tap on the icon to open the app.iPhone 6 - Calendar icon
3.In the Calendar, choose a date that has a scheduled event.iPhone - Calendar - Choose Date
4.Tap on the event that you want to editiPhone - Calendar - Choose Event
5.In the Event page, tap on the Edit button at the upper-right part of the screen. iPhone - Calendar - Edit Button
6.You can now start editing the event’s name, date, and other details.iPhone - Calendar - Start Editing
7.When you are done editing, tap the Done button on the upper-right hand part of the screen.iPhone - Calendar - Done Button
8.You have successfully edited an event on your Calendar.iPhone - Calendar - Editing Done

How to Delete an Event on the Calendar App on iPhone

If you want to completely remove an event or reminder on your Calendar, you can delete it. To delete an event on your iPhone’s Calendar app, follow these procedures:

1.Go to your Home screen by pressing on the Home button on the middle part of the phone.Home screen of iphone
2.From the Home screen, locate the Calendar app. Tap on the icon to open the app.iPhone 6 - Calendar icon
3.In the Calendar, choose a date that has a scheduled event. iPhone - Calendar - Choose Date
4.Tap on the event that you want to delete.iPhone - Calendar - Choose Event
5.Tap on the Delete Event button on the lower-middle part of the screen.iPhone - Calendar - Delete Event Button
6.Confirm the action by tapping on the pop-up button that says Delete Event. Should you choose not to delete the event, tap on Cancel instead or press the Home button to get back to the Home screen without making any changes. iPhone - Calendar - Confirm Delete Button
7.You are done. The event has been deleted from your Calendar app.iPhone - Calendar - Event Deleted

You have just learned how to edit and delete Calendar events on your iPhone. If you run into problems with any of the steps presented, leave us a comment in the section below.

 

About Leomar Umpad

A supply chain operations manager by profession. A technology-lover and a writer by heart. I have the passion to teach and inform.
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