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  1. 1 vote
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    • Ability to schedule recurring task

      My team has certain task that need to be completed weekly. It would help us a lot of we can schedule a task or series of task (like a checklist) that automatically pops up every monday or whatever time intervals we schedule it to

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      • Ability to tag a todobot task in Slack channel message or DM

        And have this conversation reflect in the todobot task as well. Syncronization would be very useful.

        2 votes
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        • Enable rich-editor in task description and comments

          Currently it's possible but limited using prefix codes.

          2 votes
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          • 2 votes
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            • Enable labels or categories for tasks

              Just like how it is in Trello, for reporting purposes maybe or simply to group and view all tasks belonging to the same category. This helps identify duplicate or similar tasks that can be merged or omitted.

              3 votes
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              • Ability to get the task permalink by just right-clicking it without the need to click the task ID and go to the task page

                This helps to easily get the task link for referencing in communication outside of Workast.

                2 votes
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                • Drag and drop function to convert main tasks as subtasks

                  If subtasks feature will be approved, I hope this feature will be considered as well. It makes task organization easier.

                  1 vote
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                  • Enable quoting team members on task description or comments

                    That way, they easily get the notification. Just like how it is in Slack, Trello, and Asana. And, if it is possible, can Workast use the same username to tag other members and not generate a new one for consistency?

                    2 votes
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                    • Percentage complete feature

                      Or progress bar for each todo list, and enable gantt chart in the report.

                      2 votes
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                      • Calendar view feature

                        To see all your or the channel's tasks monthly or weekly.

                        2 votes
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                        • Ability to reference/hyperlink other todobot task would be nice, just like how it is with Asana and Trello

                          That way, we can easily switch to the other related task without the many steps.

                          2 votes
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                          • Enable integration with Workflow Max

                            When creating a new job in workflow max with its corresponding tasks, it will create todo list channel based on the job id/name and the workflow max tasks are the todobot tasks.

                            2 votes
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                            • Integrate with calendar apps etc on WordPress

                              I use plugins, especially "Editorial Calendar," to organize articles from multiple contributors and keep on track. It would be useful to support WordPress in some way, even if it's a separate plugin.

                              1 vote
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                              • Add comment to task from slack channel.

                                Our team would find it hugely beneficial to add a comment on a task from the slack channel (by replying to thread on the todo notification) where our team works because many people who are not the creator or assignee need to add a comment to the task (e.g. a tech lead giving tips). Currently adding a comment by replying to the thread on the todo notification works only in the todobot window and not a slack channel. In this case the tech lead will not see the todo because since it is not assigned to him he will not…

                                3 votes
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                                • Dashboard to support multiple teams

                                  Ability to switch teams in the Dashboard, like you can do with Slack.

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Need better reminder options

                                    "Send a reminder when a task is due" can be set to "on due date" and at five minute intervals up to 60 minutes before the due date. Personally I don't need the five minute steps and doubt that these are of much use, but I would love to see reminders "one day", "two days" and "one week" before the due date.

                                    Some tasks simply take longer than five minutes to complete.

                                    3 votes
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                                    • View due activities organized by due date

                                      The dashboard has "due today" . The report allows us to select items due in a date range. Would love to include an option that organizes the activities by due date, either in a report or dashboard

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Order tasks by due-date from the Slack app

                                        This would be very helpful when using Slack on a mobile device so that you do not have to open the To-Do Bot website which is a bit clunky on a mobile device. That way you can simply see - from your phone - what needs to get done today.

                                        1 vote
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                                        • Have meaningful TaskIDs

                                          E.g. DEV01, ANA13, UI15, GRA255 J

                                          3 votes
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