How to schedule a Google Calendar event for every new ClickUp task

Finding it tricky to keep your Google Calendar updated with new tasks from ClickUp? Let's simplify your scheduling process. Learn how to automatically schedule Google Calendar events for new tasks in ClickUp with Our guide will walk you through the setup step by step, ensuring a seamless integration and saving you time. Let's get your calendar organized effortlessly!
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Create your playbook

Begin by setting up the steps that coordinate between ClickUp and Google Calendar for your workflow.

First, sign up for and go to your dashboard. Click on the "New playbook" button to initiate the playbook creation process.

Name your playbook with a unique title like "DSU Google Calendar event for ClickUp task" and select a relevant emoji, such as 📝, to easily identify it.


Set the ClickUp trigger as "Task created"

Every playbook starts with a trigger. The trigger detects changes in your connected apps and initiates your playbook's actions.

Click "Add trigger" and select "Task created" under ClickUp automation. Then, select the list. This will allow your playbook to automatically detect new tasks created in ClickUp and initiate necessary actions.

If this is your first time using a ClickUp integration in, a prompt will guide you through the connection process.


Add the "Create event" in Google Calendar automation

Integrate the Google Calendar automation into your playbook to ensure the prompt creation of new events for new tasks in ClickUp.

Select the "Add step" button, then locate the "Create event" automation for Google Calendar and input the mandatory and relevant details.

If your Google Calendar account isn't already connected to, you will be prompted to complete that connection. Make sure to allow the necessary permissions for to create an event through your Google Calendar account.


Activate your playbook

Activating your playbook is the final step to automate the creation of Google Calendar events. Once turned on, it will respond to a new task created in ClickUp by creating a new event in Google Calendar without manual intervention.

To enable your playbook, click the toggle button located in the header. It is advisable to perform a test run of your playbook beforehand to ensure all steps work seamlessly together and reminders are being sent correctly.

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