ICS File Extension

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ICalendar Format
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What is ICS file?

Files with the ICS extension are calendars, used by calendar programs and email client software. ICS files enable users to publish and share calendar data with users operating on analogues software in the internet.

Additional information

Data contained in ICS files is a plain text. It can be easily displayed using the notepad, or by converting it into one of the more popular formats. Data contained within the file are for instance: start and finish time of a meeting, a title, or some additional data. ICS files are often used to send invitations for events.

Using ICS files

Using hCalendar software enables to publish ICS data within HTML web sites. The ICS File Converter is an internet program which enables to convert ICS files into some other, more popular formats. This enables to export ICS data into PDF or CSV files. By importing an ICS file into a Goole calendar, you can access them easily. You may also share a link with your friends, which will enable them to introduce changes in the scheduled events, in real time.

Programs that support ICS file

Conversion of a ICS file

When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the ICS extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of ICS file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from ICS extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to ICS file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the ICS file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the ICS file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the ICS file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the ICS file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the ICS file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the ICS file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

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