Copy local preferences
You can copy your user preferences folder to Portable iCal
preferences window ask you. So, if you wish to use your
events, calendars, alarms and preferences you already have, run Portable iCal
on your system and click Copy
Warning: Data and passwords stored with Keychain are not portable!
This will copy your ~/Library/Application Support/iCal
folder and ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.iCal.plist, com.apple.iCal.AlarmScheduler.plist and com.apple.iCal.helper.plist files to Portable iCal. Preference file and folder are inside the
application bundle: Portable
A confirm window will show preferences size and space available. You
can confirm or cancel.
If copy will take some time a task bar give you a feedback.
A pop up window confirm the end of preferences copy or advice if an error occurred.
You will prompt when preferences
size is greater than space available on your drive. This will not copy
existing iCal preferences.
This will allow you to copy your preferences next time you will open
This will never ask you to copy local preferences to Portable iCal.
Remove file "Portable iCal.app/Contents/Resources/CopyPref_Done" to
copy preferences again.