This article shows you how to create an Event in Salesforce. An Event is a calendar item, which can potentially synchronise with your email client if supported.


To create an Event, go to a record in Salesforce, navigate to the Activity section of the record and click New Event.

Add the details of your Event and click Save.

  • Subject - a short description of the Event.
  • Description - a longer description of the event.
  • Start - the date and time that the Event will start.
  • End - the date and time that the Event will end.
  • Name - the name of the related record in Salesforce.
  • Related To - the option to relate the record to another record in Salesforce.