Best way to share roundcube calendar

lumina

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Hello,

I found this topic (Viewing Delegated Calendars), but the answers are not complete or it's just link to documentation which is not helping.

So I create this new post.

I have a customer, there are employees in the companies.

a)The employees need to share their agenda with the boss or other employees. What is the procedure to share the agenda and how to display it on other account?


1) HOW TO CREATE A NEW CALENDAR?

I found the CCS plugin but I don't understand how it's working and is it the best way to answer the need presented in a) to use CCS?.

When I'm in the calendar view of an employee, I can create a calendar, but the CalDAV URL is asked? Why? If I create a new calendar, how can I know the url?
So, I try to go further using the default calendar => 2)


2) EVENT NOT DISPLAYED

I created 2 emails account, [email protected] and [email protected], in CPANEL, I add a delegation, [email protected] can see or edit [email protected].

I add an event in default calendar of [email protected]. I don't see event in [email protected] calendar?

Do I need to add a calendar in [email protected] to see the [email protected] calendar? The interface asks for url caldav, user, password? Do I need to do something here?

I'm a bit lost.

Thank you in advance,
 
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lumina

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Thank you for your time but I ask precise questions. I would have been great to answer it. I read the guides. I don't understand them.

In the first Guide, there is a part about "Horde CalDAV", is it required? Is it possible to have different calendars? How to create a new one without filling url caldav?

Second guide, nothing inside, I have done this part.
Third guide, conversation not finished, not resolved.

My other questions of my first message are still current.
 

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I'm sorry that information wasn't clear. If you have feedback about the documentation I'd be happy to get those updated for you.

I ran into some issues with my testing but I will continue to work on this and get you more details tomorrow.
 

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Thanks for your patience on this while I did some additional research.

1) HOW TO CREATE A NEW CALENDAR?

For this work, users often find it best to use a client that offers full support for CalDAV, with the most common tool being iCal on a Mac computer.


You would need the CalDAV URl that is shown in cPanel >> Calendars and Contacts under the "Manual Settings" area in order to ensure your client can connect to the server.

Currently we have case CPANEL-36946 open with our developers to investigate why calendar creation is not working through the Roundcube mail client in Webmail.

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2) EVENT NOT DISPLAYED

Once you use the cPanel >> Calendar Delegation feature to allow another user to view that calendar, you'll be able to see this in the client. Roundcube also seems to be having issues with this function at the moment, but it does work well in iCal.
 

lumina

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Thanks for your patience on this while I did some additional research.

1) HOW TO CREATE A NEW CALENDAR?

For this work, users often find it best to use a client that offers full support for CalDAV, with the most common tool being iCal on a Mac computer.


You would need the CalDAV URl that is shown in cPanel >> Calendars and Contacts under the "Manual Settings" area in order to ensure your client can connect to the server.

Currently we have case CPANEL-36946 open with our developers to investigate why calendar creation is not working through the Roundcube mail client in Webmail.
Is there a way to work with Thunderbird? Is Tbsync+Thunderbird solutions has been tested?

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2) EVENT NOT DISPLAYED

Once you use the cPanel >> Calendar Delegation feature to allow another user to view that calendar, you'll be able to see this in the client. Roundcube also seems to be having issues with this function at the moment, but it does work well in iCal.
It's curious that not a lot people complain about this before, those functionnalities are not often used (gmail calendar instead)? It seems important.

How can I know when all those issues will be corrected. My customer wants to use those functionnalities as soon as possible.

Thank you.