Cancel all future meetings in a series

The best way to cancel remaining meetings in a series is to send a meeting update with a new end date. This prevents the deletion of any meeting agenda, notes, and attachments you or the attendees saved in past meetings on your calendar.

  1. On the navigation bar, click Calendar.

  2. Double-click any meeting in the series.

  3. Click The entire series, and then click OK.

    Select the entire meeting series option

  4. Click Recurrence.

    Recurrence command on the ribbon

  5. Under Range of recurrence, click End by, and then enter a date prior to the next meeting in the series.

    Change recurring meeting end date option

  6. Type a message to let the attendees know the future meetings are cancelled.

  7. Click Send Update.

    Send Update command for a meeting series

Only the meeting organizer—the person who sends a meeting request—can send a meeting update or a cancellation to all attendees.

Delete all future meetings in a series if you're not the meeting organizer

If you're not the meeting organizer, you can't edit the meeting details, so to remove all future meetings in a series from your calendar, you'll need to delete the meeting series.

Note: These steps will also remove all past occurrences of the meeting series from your calendar. If you are not the meeting organizer, the only way to remove future occurrences without removing past occurrences is to delete each instance of a recurring meeting individually.

  1. Right-click the meeting in your calendar and select Delete.
    Delete all future instances of a recurring meeting.

  2. Under Series, select the appropriate option.

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