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Setting Up an Alarm in iCal

If you want to be reminded before an appointment, you can set up an alarm that will get your attention to let you know the appointment is coming up. iCal alarms take several forms: displaying a dialog box, displaying a dialog box and playing a sound, sending an email, or opening a specified file.

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  • circle-01.jpg Double-click the appointment to which you want to add an alarm.
  • circle-02.jpg Click Edit.
  • circle-03.jpg Click the alarm pop-up menu and choose an alarm type; then specify a sound, a file, or an email address to use, if necessary.
  • circle-04.jpg Set the time for the alarm to appear and then click Done.
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