If you set a default Notify it's for both types, Appointments and Meetings.
I use meetings to indicate I'm meeting with someone and use the Appointments for activities that require tracking their time or personal time.
I would like to have meetings have a 15 min default but ...
Have a color drop down or selection box in each of the calendar forms so that when the user create a calendar entry, they can also select what color they want the entry to have in the calendar views in addition to what is available today in the ...
When setting alarms for calendar entries, there is a pulldown list for the units of time. But in the preferences, the units are predefined. (see screen shots). The defaults in the preferences should exactly match the setting options. They should allow selecting minutes/hours/days and before/after.
Some of our users suggested the following calendar functionality.
One meeting follows another, there is usally no time to get on time to the next meeting, because the last meeting with your Exec lasted till the very end, and you didn't want to get out off the room early......