After adding my Google Account to maya I want to reset the Application. But there's no possibility to delete the shown calendars!

Anny ideas?


  • There should be a better method but if you don't care about data stored in calendar you should try sudo apt-get purge maya-calendar and afterwards sudo apt-get install maya-calendar and check if that solved it. – Jorge R. Marín Nov 9 '16 at 17:13
  • Don't forget sudo apt-get update before. – Jorge R. Marín Nov 9 '16 at 17:16
  • These commands are helpful to reinstall the maya-calendar package (that is the application) but they don't do anything with user data (that is calendars, configuration etc.). – lemonslice Nov 12 '16 at 9:51
  • Sorry @lemonslice , I thought that sudo apt-get purge would get rid of the config files and installing again will have a brand new result. :-( – Jorge R. Marín Nov 12 '16 at 16:58
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    Actually, it does get rid of the system configuration files but not the user ones. Anyway no problems at all, this site is for learning from each other. – lemonslice Nov 12 '16 at 17:06

You can hover over the calendar name in the gear menu (top right) and a trash icon appears. However, there are two special system calendars (Birthdays&Anniversaries / Personal) that you cannot delete but hide.

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