Description


Add one-time or recurring reminders in Google Calendar.

Reminders carry over to the next day until you mark them done.

Note: Reminders you create in Inbox by Gmail or Google Keep also show up in Calendar. To learn about reminders in Inbox or Keep, see Get started with Inbox or Get started with Keep.


Calendar instructions


Create a reminder on the web

If you don’t see Reminders, under My calendars next to Tasks, click More more_vert > Switch to Reminders.

  1. In your Calendar grid, click a time slot and click Reminder.
  2. Add a title and choose when you want the reminder.
  3. If you want your reminder anytime during the specified day, check the All day box.
  4. (Optional) To repeat a reminder, click Does not repeat and select an option.
  5. Click SAVE.


Mark a reminder done on the web

Choose an option:

  • If you have a single reminder in a time slot, click the reminder and then click Mark as done.
  • If you have multiple reminders in the same time slot, click the reminder block, hover over the reminder, and click Mark as done check.


Classic Calendar instructions


Create a reminder on the web

If you don't see Reminders under My calendars, click the Down arrow arrow_drop_down next to Tasks and select Switch to Reminders.

  1. Click an empty time slot in your calendar.
  2. Click Reminder.
  3. Type your reminder.
  4. Choose a date, time, and frequency.
  5. Click Create.


Mark a reminder done on the web

  1. In Calendar, click the reminder you want to mark done.
  2. Click Mark as done check or Mark as done.