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OS X Mountain Lion Server For Dummies by John Rizzo

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Setting Up Calendar Service

You use the Server app to get calendar service up and running. Depending on what you want to do with your calendar service, several configuration tasks are involved, though not necessarily in this order:

check.png Start Calendar Server

check.png Restrict access

check.png Enable e-mail invitations

check.png Enable SSL encryption

check.png Add locations and resources

check.png Turn on push notification

check.png Enable web calendars

I describe how to do these tasks in the following sections.

Starting calendar service and restricting access

After getting your network ready, just a few mouse clicks get Calendar Server running:

1. In the Server app, click the calendar icon.

2. Click the big switch to the On position (see Figure 11-1).

You’re done.

Figure 11-1: The Calendar pane of the Server app.

As with other services, ...

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