How to Sync Outlook Calendar with iPhone X/iPhone 8 Quickly

Sharing is caring. Tell your friends and help them solve the same problem.

Myra Updated on Jun 04, 2018 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

With the help of iTunes, you can easily sync your outlook calendar with your iPhone X, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus in iOS 11, which helps you to view your calendar details on your iPhone. Being different from the way to sync Google contacts with iPhone X/8/7, which requires iCloud to work, syncing Outlook calendar needs iTunes to get things done. All you need to prepare before synchronizing your Outlook and iPhone calendars is to update your iTunes to the latest version following the steps below to avoid problems like iPhone not connecting to iTunes

How to update iTunes to its latest version:

  • On Mac: Go to App Store > Updates and your Mac will check for updates automatically. If there is a new version of iTunes or macOS available, click Install to update your iTunes to the latest version.
  • On PC: Run iTunes on your PC and then go to Help > Check for Updates. If there is a new iTunes update available, follow the onscreen instructions to update your iTunes to the latest version.

Now it's time to sync your Outlook calendar with your iPhone X/iPhone 8 in iOS 11.

How to sync Outlook calendar with iPhone X/iPhone 8

The steps below can be applied to Outlook 2016, Outlook 2013, Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2017.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone X, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus to your computer with a USB cable and launch iTunes if it doesn't open automatically.

Step 2: Once connected, click the Device button in iTunes menu bar and choose your iPhone.

Step 3: Under Settings, choose Info and find the Calendar section.

Step 4: Under Calendars, click the checkbox next to Sync calendar with and choose Outlook.

Step 5: Then select to sync all your Outlook calendars to your iPhone X/iPhone 8 by choosing All calendars or sync some of your Outlook calendars to your iPhone by choosing Selected calendars and clicking the calendars you'd like to sync.

Step 6: Tap on Apply to start to sync Outlook calendars to your iPhone X/8/8 Plus.

Although it's simple to make it, sometimes the problem "iPhone calendars not syncing" will occur. If you are bothered by this issue, learn how to fix it with the solutions provided.

How to sync Outlook calendar with iPhone X/iPhone 8

Bonus Tip: How to sync iPhone data to PC (FREE)

Do you want to view your iPhone data on PC whenever you want? If so, using EaseUS MobiMover Free, a completely free tool for iOS data transfer and file management, can help you transfer data from iPhone to PC easily. MobiMover enables you to transfer contacts, notes, messages, photos, movies, TV shows, music, ringtones, audiobooks and more between two iOS devices (iPhone/iPad in iOS 8 or later) or between iOS device and computer. Learn how to sync your iPhone data to PC from the steps below.

 Free Download for PC
Secure Download
 Free Download for Mac
Secure Download

Step 1: Connect your iPhone or iPad to your computer with a USB cable. Please click Trust This Computer on the device screen if a pop-up asks. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer, and select the iDevice to PC to help you sync iDevice data to the computer in one click. The steps below show how to do it on Windows PC. If you are using a Mac computer, you can accomplish it in the same way.

how to sync files from iPhone/iPad to the computer - step 1

Step 2: As MobiMover has downloaded all the data on your device, you can start the transfer directly. Or you can selectively choose specific data categories to be synced to your computer.

how to sync files from iPhone/iPad to the computer - step 2

Step 3: Another custom setting is that you can set the storage path for the synced files of iPhone/iPad. You can save them anywhere you like on your computer. If not, MobiMover will export the data to a desktop folder.

how to sync files from iPhone/iPad to the computer - step 3

Step 4: Now, click Transfer to sync data from iPhone/iPad to the computer without iTunes for free. Please don't disconnect your device while transferring. After that, you can browse, edit and change the location for the downloaded content.

how to sync files from iPhone/iPad to the computer - step 4