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csv-to-calendar

Upload CSV timetable to Google Calendar

Setup and Usage

  1. Modify the timetable.csv template using Libreoffice Calc
    • Do not place text outside of the allocated time slots
    • Subjects that have the same name and are vertically adjacent will be merged
    • Colour represents the colour id in Google Calendar (See image below)
  2. Run pip install -r requirements.txt to install all the dependencies.
  3. Run python upload.py
    • Will open webpage to get token
    • Token saved in ~/.credentials/calendar-python-quickstart.json
    • Will parse the csv and upload events accordingly

Features

Auth

  • Opens browser to get Google OAuth token
  • Saves token to ~/.credentials/calendar-python-quickstart.json for future use (might want to delete this file after use)

CSV

  • Parse from CSV template. See timetable.csv
               | Monday                      | Tuesday   ...
    Start Time | Subject | Location | Colour | Subject | ...
    07:30      | COS 226 | HB 4-1   |    7   | ...
    ...
    17:30
    

Calendar

  • Will operate on the calendar named csv-to-calendar
  • Everytime upload.py is run it will be cleared or created if it does not exist

Events

  • Recur weekly until 2017-11-02
  • Notification 15 minutes before each event
  • Colour can be specified in timetable.csv
    • See the colour Grid

Colours

colour grid

Images

Before

csv

After

calendar

Warning

This script requests Read/Write access to your calendar. If used incorrectly it may delete all the calendars/events on your account.

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