After you create a custom calendar, you can update it by downloading it, editing it, and uploading it.

Examples of things you can change:

  • Language used for days of the week, and month
  • Quarter and fiscal year name prefixes
  • Starting date of the year
  • Starting dates of quarters
  • Starting day of the month
  • Starting day of the week
  • Separator used in the calendar

Updating a custom calendar

To update a custom calendar, do the following:

  1. Click Data in the top navigation bar.

    The Data Objects page appears.

  2. Click the More menu more options menu icon, and select calendar icon Custom calendar.

    The Custom calendar page appears.

  3. Click the More menu more options menu icon next to the custom calendar you want to update, and select Download as CSV.

  4. Open the file in a text editor, and remove the first 3 lines (which contain metadata).

  5. Make any other changes required, and save the file with a new name.

  6. On the Custom calendar page, click the More menu more options menu icon next to the custom calendar you want to update, and select Update Calendar.

  7. For Database, click the Choose a database menu, and select the database you want to use with your updated custom calendar.

  8. For Schema, click the Choose a schema menu, and select the schema you want to use with your updated custom calendar.

  9. Select Upload new.

  10. Click Upload, select the file, and upload it.

  11. If column names are defined in the header of your updated calendar, select Column names are defined in header.

  12. For Separator, select the separator used in the updated calendar you are going to upload.

    Options include Comma ( , ), Pipe ( | ), Semicolon ( ; ), and Tab.

  13. Click Update.

    The Custom calendar page appears again, with the message “Custom calendar created successfully!”

Create a custom calendar
Delete a custom calendar
Custom calendar overview
Fiscal and Gregorian calendars