Get Orkut Friends Birthday Reminders on Your Mobile Phone

Google Calender + Orkut + Mobile

If you remember, A couple of months back, Orkut announced a feature which allowed orkut users to integrate their Orkut Friend Birthdays with Google calendar. Today, we will make use of that service to setup your mobile to receive SMS whenever their is a upcoming friend birthday. I am sure you’ll love it.. :)

Orkut Friends Birthday Reminders on Your Mobile Phone
  • Integrate your Orkut Account with Google Calendar. In case you haven’t integrated yet, navigate to this link to make the integration. (Make sure you are logged into orkut.)

Configuring Your Mobile Device - Step 1

  • Now, navigate to Google Calendar Settings Page – On the Top Right Corner.

Configuring Your Mobile Device - Step 2

  • In the settings page, you will notice Mobile Setup Option.
  • Register your mobile Phone with Google Calendar by filling in required details.
  • Please See Supported Carriers. (Help with Registration?)
  • Once you verify your mobile number, you will be taken to a notification page to select the SMS delivery format and time.
  • All Set, Your Mobile is now configured to receive SMS reminders of your orkut friend birthdays.
  • Note – SMS Charges Are Applicable

Thanks Sameer Khan

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  8 Comments on this Article.

  1. Manthan says:

    hi my friend

    till now MSG notification from calendar is only allowed for your own calender in Google not for orkut

    please cheak that if its new service from google i will be too much happy

  2. Lvcivs says:

    It would be great to have a tool to convert the Orkut brithdays to ICS format file, readable on almost all smartphones.

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  4. Devilslab says:

    hie good post……thank u buddy

  5. manoj says:

    hey gaurav,u got a great job.
    thank u so much,
    nice work.
    its make me simple to scrap my friends .
    so again thanks alot .

  6. Great tip.. No wonder why people love Orkut plus..

  7. aks says:

    wow nice tips.

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