Show or hide the lunar calendar, zodiac signs, or Rokuyou markers in Calendar

The feature or some of the options described in this Help topic are only available if support for Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, or Korean is enabled through Microsoft Office Language Settings.

  1. On the Tools menu, click Options, and then click Calendar Options.

  2. Under Advanced options, select the Enable alternate calendar check box.

  3. In the list, click Japanese.

  4. In the second list, click the calendar option you want.

    To quit using an option, clear the Enable alternate calendar check box.

Note:  You can select which of the six Rokuyou markers you want to have displayed. For example, you can set the calendar to display only the taian and butsumetsu markers. Once the Rokuyou calendar is selected, click Options, and then select the markers you want.

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