What is a .ICALEVENT File And How To Open It – Apple

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Have you came across a file with the .icalevent extension and you don’t know what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .icalevent file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .ICALEVENT file?

The file extension .ICALEVENT comes from iCal Event File. The development of this file was done by Apple. The format of this file is binary, and it is a data related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .icalevent file on 1 platform.

How to open a .ICALEVENT file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .ICALEVENT file on your operating system/device.

How to open a .ICALEVENT file on Mac

To open the .icalevent file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Apple Calendar software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .ICALEVENT file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple Calendar software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .ICALEVENT file?

If you cannot open the .ICALEVENT file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .ICALEVENT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .icaltodo – Apple, .icap – Adobe Systems, .icb – Avid Technology, .icbu – Apple, .icc – International Color Consortium. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .ICALEVENT file with the Apple Calendar program on Mac.