How to screenshot a public Google calendar

Learn how to automate the process of taking screenshots of a Google calendar using PagePixels.


PagePixels is a screenshot automation solution that you can use to take automated scheduled screenshots of web pages, including a Google calendar.

PagePixels is free to start, and this tutorial demonstrates how to capture daily screenshots of a public Google calendar.

How to take screenshots of a Google calendar

To take automatic recurring snapshots of a Google calendar:


Create a screenshot

Log in to your PagePixels account, and click the "+Create Screenshot" button.


Set your schedule

By default, recurring screenshots are set to every 5 minutes.

For a daily screenshot, change the default frequency values from every "5" "Minutes" to every "1" "Days" using the input field and drop-down menu.


Add your URL

Copy and paste your Google calendar's public URL into the "Website URL to Capture" field.


Save Screenshot

Click the green "Save Screenshot" (top-right) button.

Your screenshot automation is officially set, and your first screenshot will be taken shortly.

What else can PagePixels do?

When you automate screenshots of your Google calendars with PagePixels, you can also:

  • Schedule screenshots by time interval, days of the week, time of day, and time zone using PagePixels built-in scheduling system.
  • Send and save screenshots of your Google calendars to 5,000+ services with the PagePixels Screenshots Zapier integration.
  • Automatically post screenshots of your Google calendar to a public or private Slack channel or custom webhook address with PagePixels built-in integrations.
  • Set filters, click on a different view or tab, and perform other user actions on your Google calendar before taking a screenshot with PagePixels Multi-Step functionality.
  • Use PagePixels Embed URL technology to display and share the latest screenshot of your Google calendar with a single auto-updating link.
  • Customize the look of your Google calendar with PagePixels' CSS injection feature.
  • Use PagePixels CSS selector option to take screenshots of a specific section of your Google calendar.
  • Programmatically take scheduled and one-time screenshots of your Google calendar using the PagePixels Screenshots API.


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