Synchronizing with Android

Contacts and Calendar

  1. Install DAVx⁵ (formerly known as DAVDroid) on your Android device.
  2. Create a new account (“+” button).
  3. Select Connection with URL and username. Base URL: URL of your Nextcloud instance (e.g. Contact Group Method: As credentials
  4. Chose the option Groups are per-contact categories.
  5. Click Connect.
  6. Select the data you want to sync.


Enter your email address as DAVx⁵ account name (mandatory if you want to be able to send calendar invitation)


DAVx⁵ lists the calendar subscriptions made through the Nextcloud Calendar app, but you need to install the ICSx⁵ (formerly known as ICSDroid) app on your Android device, from the Google Play Store or from F-Droid to sync them.