Learn how to setup a video meeting inside Google Meet with the Google Calendar API and Apps Script. This Apps Script sample shows how you can programmatically schedule video meetings inside Google Meet with one or more participants using the Google Calendar API. It can be useful for teachers who wish to schedule regular meetings with their students but instead of manually creating meeting invites, they can easily automate the whole process for the entire class.
We’ve featured a couple of Google Meet scheduling solutions in Pulse[1,2]. This latest example from Amit Agarwal includes some nice code examples for additional optional parameters that can be used when using Google Calendar as an Advanced Service (
Calendar.Events.insert). These include:
attendees.responseStatus– for setting the attendee’s response status;
reminders.overrides– to override default event reminders and pops; and
recurrence– creating a custom recurrence for the calendar event
Amit includes some very useful examples of recurrence rules, using the
RRULE notation. As well as
recurrence property can also accept
EXDATE values for further occurrence customisation.