With the Material Theme overhaul of Gmail on the web last year, Google launched a significant redesign of Tasks. Google Tasks is today adding some hugely requested options, together with time-based mostly notifications and import.
Google is positioning Tasks as “one vacation spot to trace what it’s essential to do in G Suite.” This productiveness focus begins with the vital capacity to assign a date/time to merchandise, and have them repeat on day by day, weekly, or monthly foundation. This new “Add date/time” subject is out there within the edit display and can present up in Google Calendar on the net. Notifications are additionally out there on Android and iOS through the Google Tasks app. Tasks that solely have a date related to them will default to 9 AM local time.
Google Tasks can be including the flexibility to import from Inbox, Gmail, Calendar, and Assistant. This can copy over the title, date/time, and recurrence, however not location. This import is one-time and never relentless sync, with Google intending for customers to transition to the Duties app completely.
Users can select which checklist in Duties to add imports to or create a brand new one, in addition to “point out whether or not or not you’d like these reminders to be deleted as soon as they’re copied.” There needs to be immediate to repeat your present reminders over to Duties, with the flexibility to manually “Copy reminders to Duties” within the overflow menu.
These options are rolling out right now and can be out there to all G Suite editions. That is the primary main replace to Google Tasks since launch, and can hopefully proceed to see new options as it’s a core G Suite service.