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.ICAL File Extension

File TypeiCalendar File

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What is a ICAL file?

Calendar file used by products that support the iCalendar file format standard; uses the same format as .ICS files, but uses the ".ical" extension, which is less common; used for sending online meeting requests and tasks.

More Information

The ".ical" file extension may not be associated with iCalendar files by default. However, you should be able to open them in any supporting iCalendar application, such as Apple iCal or Google Calendar.

NOTE: Apple iCal became Apple Calendar in 2012.

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Programs that open ICAL files
Microsoft Outlook 2016
Microsoft Windows Live Mail
Apple Calendar
Google Calendar
PHP iCalendar
Updated 11/11/2014

.ICAL Extension Information

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