Desktop version (Windows/Linux/Mac) of Task Coach

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    • reorder the title

      it will be great if can reorder the title.

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      • Priority Setting for Categories

        I would like to suggest a priority setting and sorting for categories. For me, the category is the project and the tasks are the steps it takes to get the project done. In oder to stay focused and well organized, I need not only the tasks sorted by priority, but the projects/categories too.

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          • breadcrumbar navigation

            Allow Breadcrumbbar navigation to show only a subtree instead of the full data. This helps you focusing on a single project.

            An example of very good implementation of breadcrumbar navigation can be found at: workflowy.com

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            • Column summing up all efforts of a task including all subtasks

              Show the complete sum of all efforts of a task and its subtasks in a simple way.
              The effort window sums up per month at maximum. And I have to select each relevant task, to see its sum for a range of time there.
              An additional column in the task window besides "budget/effort" named something like "budget/complete effort" or "effort sum" and showing the effort of each task including its subtasks would simplify my freelancer life enormously ... ;-)
              Example: https://userbase.kde.org/File:Ktimetracker.png

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              • Remove Icon - quick button in the pane near "Mark task complete" which sets "No Icon" to the marked tasks

                Hello, my suggestion is simple. I am a person who uses "Red Label" as a way to mark critical tasks which are more important than others. My job is such that I have project tasks and ones without due date.

                Often, when I complete a task and click the "Mark as Completed", the Red label icon doesn't get removed. I have to Edit the Task manually, browse to Apperance and switch to No Icon which takes me 4-5 seconds to do.

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                • Que repetir tenga la opcion cada tantos dias, por ejemplo cada 20 dias

                  para programar una tareas que ese necesario repetirla, seria bueno que tenga la opción cada tantos días, viendo cada cuanto se repite la misma tarea le numero días de repetición se puede ir afinando manualmente, gracias

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                  • Implement some kind of security.

                    I would like to password protect my tasks.

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                    • wep/php version?

                      i need web/php version

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                      • Single Reminder Window

                        If reminders could come up in a table format instead of individual pop-ups for each it would be a huge help. Sometimes you want to leave the multiple reminders open but to move them out of your way, so they don't block you screen view, you have to move them one at a time. This is awkward and time consuming.

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                        • reordering of subtasks of a parent task via drag and drop

                          hi
                          i think it would be good to be able to reorder subtasks of a parent task via drag and drop

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                          • Highlighting+detailing the running task without looking into Task Coach

                            I would love to see this ticking clock, appearing as the TaskCoach icon when minimized to system tray, (more) highlighted/salient on my screen.
                            --> Having the ticking clock icon as symbol also in the task bar shown, would already fulfill the job.

                            And a strong improvement on top of that feature would be, if instead of the ticking clock there would be shown the specific choosen icon of the running TaskCoach task. This would be fantastic!

                            Thanks, btw, for that very great opensource software!
                            Clemens

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                              • Longer Date Range Options in Calendar Viewer

                                I'm not sure if this is already possible - I posted in Yahoo Groups asking, but my post isn't showing up so I'll try here.

                                For longer term projects I would like to be able to see a quarterly or annual overview in the "Calendar Viewer" using the "horizontal" orientation (the gantt chart view).

                                This could be achieved by having the option for columns to be displayed as 'weeks' or 'months' rather then just 'days'. It would also be nice to have some control over the heading text (size and content) so column size can be reduced without making a…

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                                • Add a "What are you doing?" asker...

                                  From time to time a pop-up window Asks us, "What are you doing?" And let us to fill an Activity track on a Task.

                                  Similar to http://www.gljakal.com/wayd/index.php

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                                  • Desktop environment independent GUI that is also theme-able

                                    So, I recently stumbled on a problem I didn't have before.
                                    I love dark themes, and now the cinnamon desktop environment on Linux Mint comes with a dark theme that will turn any application dark themed. It usually works great! Usually... for those rare cases in which it doesn't work great, I just use the application's dark theme or search for one online.

                                    So, how about making the GUI desktop environment independent? So it can always have it's own look and feel. Kind of like what Vivaldi does, or Chrome.

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                                    • include categories in an effort to classify the effort

                                      include categories in an effort to classify the effort

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                                      • Add the ability to add expensed items which can be totaled similar to effort and exported.

                                        Please add the ability to enter expensed items which can be totaled similar to effort and exported. Currently one has to use a separate application to enter expenses related to effort.

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                                        • Add the ability to categorize/earmark effort.

                                          Currently there is no way to easily identify billed effort or charge different rates without creating redundant tasks. The following are some features which would make the application much easier to use.

                                          1) After exporting task efforts it would be beneficial to be able to mark those efforts as billed. I currently create a stop and start effort entry to show where I last exported and billed the efforts.
                                          2) Mark an effort with no charge or enable the ability to change the billing rate at the effort level. I currently create a redundant task with a no charge category…

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