Outlook 2016 shared calendar not always updating Bewcam
I wish we could provide something more concrete on this subject, but without any further specifics from Google or guidance from them on how to force a refresh, it's just a matter of time.
Maybe you want to share your calendar with colleagues, or set up a company contact list. Microsoft offers another i OS and Android app named “OWA.” It stands for “Outlook Web Access,” which was the name for Office 365 webmail until Microsoft changed it because they hate us. It stands for “we can’t be bothered to rename this app because it’s going to be discontinued soon.” I don’t even know what they call Office 365 webmail today. By the time I find out today’s name, they’ll change it again. Instead, a company would set up a licensed /month mailbox just like a mailbox for an employee, with its own email address to log in and its own password.
Office 365 offers several ways to set up shared calendars and shared contacts. Most people use the built-in calendar app on their phones. Some people use the Outlook app from Microsoft on their phones. Then everyone who needed it would be given the login credentials and could add it to their phones.
You can’t see Office 365 shared calendars or shared contacts on your phone. Easy to see shared calendars and contacts in Outlook. It would appear on the phone as if the employee had an extra account.
Although Google updates the calendar automatically from the Timetastic feed the timescales for this are somewhat unclear and there is no manual way to force the update.
Some observers have suggested Google updates every few hours, but Google themselves quote it may take up to 12 hours, although in in exceptional cases we have seen it take as long as 48 hours.