How to Disable Spam Invites from Google+ Appearing on Google Calendar

Not long ago, Chris Pirillo mentioned that he no longer uses Google Calendar because of all the spam invites that he gets via Google+. Whether or not Chris has figured out this workaround by now (quite likely), I figured I’d pass it along to those of you who might be encountering the same frustration. If this helps even one of you, I’ll be happy!

Go to Google Calendar.

How to Disable Spam Invites from Google+ Appearing on Google Calendar

Click the Settings button.

How to Disable Spam Invites from Google+ Appearing on Google Calendar

Click Settings in the drop down menu; you will be presented with a list of settings.

Scroll down to Automatically add invitations to my calendar. By default, this is set to Yes.
How to Disable Spam Invites from Google+ Appearing on Google Calendar

Toggle this to No, only show invitations to which I have responded.

How to Disable Spam Invites from Google+ Appearing on Google Calendar

Your Google Calendar will now be free from Google+ invite spam!

George Byers is a website owner, tech enthusiast, Android lover — pretty much your average tech geek.

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