Google Calendar Sync with Thunderbird

To use Google Calendar with Thunderbird, you have to perform the following steps:

Downloading & installing Provider for Google Calendar

If you need both read and write access to your calendar, you need to install the "Provider for Google Calendar" from Maybe this add-on is already installed in your Thunderbird. If so, skip these steps.

  1. Open the Provider for Google Calendar addon website.

  2. Download the file.
  3. Install the add-on in Thunderbird
    1. Select the Tools menu from the Thunderbird menu bar and choose Add-ons. The Add-ons Manager page will open.
    2. Click "Gear" Icon on the Add-ons Manager page and then select "Install Add-on From File..."
    3. Locate the downloaded file on your machine and click "Open".
    4. You will be prompted to install. Click "Install Now" to complete the installation.

Importing the Google calendar into Thunderbird

  1. Click on the calendar icon to open the calendar view.


  2. Right click on the left > New Calendar...

  3. Choose "On the Network"
  4. Choose "Google Calendar" and follow the steps


Services/GoogleCalendar/Thunderbird (last edited 2020-09-01 08:54:24 by pmeier)