Zap Calendar's features can be extended by using any of the dozens of available add-ons.  Use this guide to see what add-ons are included in each version of Zap Calendar.

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The Zap Calendar Add-Ons
Name Type zlite Basic Subscription Standard Subscription Pro Subscription Description
AcyMailing Plugin       Add Zap Calendar events easily into an AcyMailing newsletter.  Select events for a newsletter individually, by category or by view
Article Plugin     This is a Joomla article plugin.  When linking a ZapCalendar event to an article, this plugin links the article back to the event to show date, time and location information directly within the article.  It will also display any ZapCalendar event plugins that are being used.
Birthday/Anniversary Plugin   Show birthday and anniversary information, including age and anniversary year.
Category Controller Plugin  This plugin allows a user to toggle the display of individual categories of a calendar.
Comment Plugin       Post comments on events, creating your own discussion database within Zap Calendar.  Event owners can receive e-mails when comments are posted for their event. Utilizes recaptcha plugin if installed.
Community Builder Plugin       Utilize Community Builder avatars and user profiles in RSVP's and event comments.
Dark Sky Plugin   Display weather forecast icons and temperatures on the calendar.
Event Filter Module and Plugin   Filter calendar events by category or location.
Event Reminder Plugin   Send reminder e-mails to event owners prior to an event.
Facebook Like Plugin     Promote your events by showing a Facebook Like or Recommend button on the event page.
Google Maps Plugin     This plugin displays the map location of an event. When the location of an event is specified, this plugin finds this location and displays it using Google Maps.
Gravatar Plugin       Display avatars created from the web site.
iCal Sync Plugin       This plugin allows you to subscribe to external calendars supporting the iCalendar format and display them using Zap Calendar. Subscriptions are updated automatically using a cron job.  This plugin allows multiple external calendars to be combined into a single calendar that can itself be made available as an iCal subscription.
JomSocial Plugin       Utilize JomSocial avatars, user profiles and post Wall activities from RSVP's and event comments.
Mini-month Module Display a small, browsable calendar within a module.
Month Header Plugin     Display a horizontal bar of months at the top of the calendar to allow users to quickly display any month
Moon Phase Plugin Graphically show the phases of the moon directly on the calendar
More Info Plugin     Add custom fields to the event, or use the default fields for event contact, phone # and e-mail address. 
My RSVP Module       This module shows all events a user has RSVP'd to.  Requires the RSVP plugin.
Photo Header Plugin     Display a different photo each month at the top of your calendar.
QR Code Plugin     Display a QR code (square barcode) on the event details page, allowing users to save the event details directly on their smart phone.
Quick Event Module   This administrator module allows you to quickly add events from anywhere in the back-end
Recent Comments Module       See which events users are commenting on.  Requires the comment plugin
RSVP Plugin       Attend events posted on Zap Calendar and see who else is attending the event. Event owners can export RSVP data to Excel or CSV files as well as send e-mails to attendees.  Attendees can receive automatic e-mail reminders when event approaches or when an event date or location change.
Search Plugin Provides searching of Zap Calendar events using Joomla's built-in search feature.
sh404SEF Plugin   Integrates Zap Calendar with sh404SEF, a Joomla component that generates search engine friendly URL's
Social Like Plugin     Display Facebook, Google+ and Twitter "Like" buttons on your event page
Stats Module   Provides a summary of the number of events, categories, locations and calendars in Zap Calendar's back-end tools page
Title Plugin Control the display of the browser and calendar mode buttons.
Tree Filter Plugin   Filter events by category in a tree layout
Upcoming Events Module Display a list of upcoming events in a variety of display formats.
Xmap Plugin       Provides support for the Xmap component, a site map generator for Joomla.
Zap Calendar Module   Display any calendar in a module
Zap Weather Plugin   Integrates Zap Calendar with Zap Weather to display weather forecast icons and temperatures on the calendar.
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Pricing shown is in U.S.A. dollars.


A subscription to Zap Calendar entitles you access to the latest version of the software and support for 1 year. Subscriptions can be extended but are not required to continue to use Zap Calendar.