Ultimo icalendar

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If you want to view Ultimo (DCC) lab booking in your own calendar software (for instance google calendar). Use one the following urls. Replace U123456 with your own u-number. If you want to see just one lab, use one of the bottom two urls and replace the lab number with the one you want to see. Do not click the urls, but insert them in your system as described below.

Google Calendar

To add the Ultimo calendar to Google Calendar:

  • Go to Google Calendar on your computer (not the app).
  • Click the down triangle icon ( ▼ ) to the right of Other calendars.
  • Choose Add by URL
  • Copy the desired URL above and paste it in the dialog.
  • Click Add Calendar

The calendar data will appear shortly. It will be updated about daily. Optionally you can give it a more concise name.

Apple Calendar (desktop)

To add the Ultimo calendar to Apple Calendar:

  • Open Apple Calendar
  • Click File -> New Calendar Subscription ...'
  • Copy the desired URL above and paste it in the dialog.
  • Click Subscribe

Android Calendar

  • Follow the steps above for Google Calendar.
  • Open the Android Calendar App
  • Click vertical ellipsis ( ⋮ ) → refresh
  • Click hamburger icon ( ≡ ) → settings
  • ( click show more )
  • Click the desired calendar's name (starting with https://www.socsci.ru.nl/labbooking/ics if you did not rename it)

Gnome Calendar

  • Start gnome-calendar
  • Click the calendar icon ( 📅 )
  • Click Calendar Setting
  • Click Add ▼From Web...'
  • Copy the desired URL above and paste it in the dialog
  • Click Add

Thunderbird Lightning

  • Right click calendar area.
  • New Calendar -> On the Network


KDE Calendar (Akonadi)

Use google sync. That works.

Alternatively: Korganizer -> right click calendar area -> Add Calendar... -> ICal Calendar File

Should work in KDE version 5.3.1 but gives error: Could not load file 'https://www.socsci.ru.nl/labbooking/ics/room/B.00.56/ultimo.ics'. Loading a downloaded version does work.

Microsoft Outlook Web App (OWA)

  • go to http://mail.ru.nl
  • login
  • click calendar (bottom left)
  • click share -> add calendar