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Recurring event not displaying correctly


The Mini Calendar webpart for SP 2010 seems to have an issue with the reccuring events settings.
If you set an event on a single day and ask it to repeat that event annnually (or for anyother time frame), the event shows as a daily event for every day between the start and end date.
(egSet a birthday on 30 May 2011 and set this event to repeat yearly with no end date. The result is each and every day from start to end date (apparently until 2060) will show that event.
Several different underlying calendars have been used and the same behaviour appears to occurs in all instances
The event in the underlying Sharepoint 2010 default calendar shows the event correctly ( one day per year).
If the recurring event tick is removed the event defaults back to normal but the end date is set to 30 May 2060 and still shows the event on everyday until the correct the end date is entered and the single event then returns to a normal event.
Image attached shows the settings and the resultant calendar display.

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mhumpage wrote Aug 11, 2011 at 5:24 AM

I've had the same problem using SharePoint Foundation

jessewynn wrote Aug 18, 2011 at 5:21 PM

Same Issue all repeating events display as single event from start date/time up to the end date/time of the recurrence; anyone have a solution?

wrote Jul 11, 2012 at 12:37 PM

Morddrath wrote Jul 11, 2012 at 12:38 PM

This issue is also present in SharePoint 2007

wrote Feb 14, 2013 at 9:14 PM