How to Color Code Tasks and Events

Step 1

Select Preferences.

Step 2

Select the "Calendar Options" tab on the Preferences Window.

Step 3

In the "Categories" list select the little grey box next to a category.

Step 4

Pick a color from the menu.

Step 5

Press "Save and Close" to set your color(s).

Step 6

To assign individual events a color code, double click on the event to open the editing window.

Step 7

In the edit window assign the event a category

The event will now be marked on your category with the appropriate color.