How to postpone a task?

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Web, OS X, Windows (Legacy)

  1. Open the Todoist app.
  2. There are 3 ways to postpone tasks:
    • To postpone an individual task from the task menu:
      1. Click the three dots icon next to the task name.
      2. Under "Schedule", choose a new due date for a task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).
    • To postpone multiple tasks from the task menu:
      1. Press the Ctrl (PC) or Cmd (OS X) key and click the tasks to select/deselect them. To select a range of tasks, hold the Shift key. Selected tasks will be highlighted in yellow.
      2. In the bar at the top, click Schedule to choose a new due date for all selected task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).
    • To postpone a task from the 7 Days view:
      1. Drag & drop tasks up and down to reschedule them. On the web you can drop them to the new "Postpone" box you'll see as soon as you start dragging it.

Android

  1. Open the Todoist app.
  2. There are 3 ways to postpone tasks:
    • To postpone a task by swiping:
      1. In the task list, swipe from right to left on the task you want to postpone.
      2. In the new view, choose a new due date for a task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).
    • To postpone an individual task from the task menu:
      1. In the task list, tap the task you want to postpone.
      2. At the bottom, tap the calendar icon.
      3. In the new view, choose a new due date for a task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).
    • To postpone multiple tasks at once from the task menu:
      1. In the task list, tap the tasks you want to postpone.
      2. At the bottom, tap the calendar icon.
      3. In the new view, choose a new due date for a task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).

iOS

  1. Open the Todoist app.
  2. There are 3 ways to postpone tasks:
    • To postpone a task by swiping:
      1. In the task list, swipe from right to left on the task you want to postpone.
      2. In the new view, choose a new due date for a task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).
    • To postpone an individual task from the task menu:
      1. In the task list, tap the task you want to postpone.
      2. In the task menu, tap the calendar icon.
      3. In the new view, choose a new due date for a task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).
    • To postpone multiple tasks at once from the task menu:
      1. In the task list, at the top right, tap the three dots icon.
      2. In the drop-down menu, select Edit multiple items.
      3. Tap the tasks you want to postpone.
      4. At the bottom, tap the calendar icon.
      5. In the new view, choose a new due date for a task (today, tomorrow, next week or any other date in the calendar view).
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