Standard with OS
Windows: Outlook or Windows Live
Windows 7 doesn't come with mail or calendar, but you can download windows Live for free.
These are files with calendar entry information.
Clicking on an .ics file in Safari or Firefox will automatically
Firefox and Safari: Give you a dialog box asking if you want open with iCal
Note this didn't always work. Sometimes I had to save the file then double
click on it in the finder or drag it to the iCal window or app.
You must specify the handler for .ics
Chrome > Preferences > Under the Hood > Handlers > Manage Handlers
Quit and restart chrome
Clicking on a .ics file then downloads it and puts it at the bottom of the screen
where you can click on it to open and load it in iCal.
last updated 6 June 2011