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Deleting Calendar Events

Hi.

 

How do I delete an event in the Blackberry's calendar programmatically?

 

So far I'm able to add events from my App to the calendar. When these events are created is there a special id number associated with it so that at a later time I can just say something like events.Remove(string id)???

 

How is this normally done. I'm guessing that there would be an event id so that I can only delete events that my app has created.

 

Thanks in advance.

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Re: Deleting Calendar Events

[ Edited ]

When you commit the event it is assigned a UID, which I use for exactly that purpose.  Along the lines of:

 

 

event.commit();

uid = (event.getString(Event.UID,0));

 

Though to date I've not found a fast way to remove events directly, using that UID. So currently I iterate through the events 'til I find the one with the UID of the one I want to remove.

 

 

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Registered: ‎08-23-2011
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Re: Deleting Calendar Events

Hi,

 

I want to delete an occurrence of a recurring event. How can I do that???

 

eventList.removeEvent(strUID) removes the whole series of my recurring event.

But I want to have both options like Delete series and Delete occurrence as in the inbuilt calendar programmatically in my application.

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Re: Deleting Calendar Events

Hi aditigarg ,

 

You get the solution? I have the same issue.