How to set or change the priority of a task?

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Web, OS X, Windows (Legacy)

  1. Open the Todoist app.
  2. Click on ... next to the task you want to change the priority of.
  3. Select an option under Priority: Priority 1, Priority 2, Priority 3 or Priority 4 (none).

Android

  1. Open the Todoist app.
  2. Tap the task you want to change the priority of.
  3. Tap the Edit icon at the bottom.
  4. Select an option under Priority in the drop-down: Priority 1, Priority 2, Priority 3 or Priority 4 (none).

iOS

  1. Open the Todoist app.
  2. Tap the task you want to change the priority of.
  3. Tap the Edit icon directly below the task.
  4. Select an option under Priority: Priority 1, Priority 2, Priority 3 or Priority 4 (none).

Windows 10

  1. Open the Todoist app.
  2. To set a priority for a new task, type p1, p2 or p3 into the task name field.
  3. To set/change a priority for an existing task, hover over it and select the "edit" (pencil) icon on the right.
  4. Select an option in the Priority section: Priority 1, Priority 2, Priority 3 or Priority 4 (none).