Our customers made these suggestions for improving Amplenote. Suggestions for improving Amplenote.
Add task dependencies
- Tasks should be able to be dependent on other tasks. - Those dependent tasks should be in the "Hidden Tasks" until the "blocked" task is complete, and then the ...
Suggested by: Brian Cohen (22 May, '20) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 17
"Tasks Done" page with global task score graph (completed task stats)
In the tasks area, I'd like a "done" page with all the ticked-off item grouped by day so I can see how much I did each day + a global task score graph to analyse dips ...
Suggested by: Saskia (19 Aug, '20) • Upvoted: 2 days ago • Comments: 20
Show inline-completed tasks in completed task stats
It would be nice to have the option to choose whether or not my completed todo items move down into a different section. Sometimes I'd like them to stay inline.
Suggested by: Bill (06 Aug, '18) • Upvoted: today • Comments: 38
It would be great if you could check your tasks in Kanban view based on their statuses. Every status could be a column in the Kanban view. You could change the tasks ...
Suggested by: Buma (06 Jan, '21) • Upvoted: 2 days ago • Comments: 6
Add a task with a due date without requiring a specific due time.
I would like to be able to add a task with a due date without having to add a specific due time. Perhaps you could add a “none” option to the due time drop down list.
Suggested by: Chris (14 Aug, '20) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 9
Preserve task hierarchy in Tasks view
Currently task hierarchy is not preserved in the Tasks view, that is tasks are not visually indented under their parent task. I think this would make a good voting ...
Suggested by: Lucian (05 Dec, '20) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 8
In Jots or anywhere else, it would be nice to be able to mirror a task located in a project or other note. This way, the task is visible on other pages and can be ...
Suggested by: Aaron Graves (27 Jul, '21) • Upvoted: 03 Jun • Comments: 10
Due date for tasks (separate from start date)
When Start Date is useful: - Scheduling a task on the calendar When Due Date is useful: - Calculating task score - Automatically assigning urgent (if task is ...
Suggested by: Revanth (28 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 7
Allow !move command to take note sections as destinations
For !move tasks, or extract to another note, it would be nice to use the # notation to select a heading to move it to, in a similar way to when you're inserting [[ ...
Suggested by: Stuart (25 Feb, '22) • Upvoted: 23 May • Comments: 3
Quick Tasks on Desktop
It'd be great to have this feature on all platforms.
Suggested by: Jason (28 May, '21) • Upvoted: 11 May • Comments: 1
Development underway tasks
Record time working on tasks
When working on a task, it would be useful to tell the system when we start and stop. Then, reports could be created in a semi-automatic way, by specifying the day, ...
Suggested by: Tonio (13 May, '22) • Upvoted: 31 Mar • Comments: 1
Allow to set several reminders for a single task
Currently, a task can have one reminder. It could be relevant to be able to set up more than one. Use cases are many, but here is a simple example: have a reminder a ...
Suggested by: Tonio (05 Nov, '21) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 5
I would really love to see something where I click a button in outlook an it adds a task for me to complete in amplenote.
Suggested by: Erik (07 Dec, '20) • Upvoted: 30 Jan • Comments: 5
Not planned tasks
More control over recurrance interval
Allow different intervals (every hour, every quarter, every year, every other Monday, the third Monday of the month, the last day of the month, etc) and allow ...
Suggested by: Will Griffin (07 Aug, '20) • Upvoted: 24 May • Comments: 2
Improve task completion behavior
Now it is possible to "cross out" a task. Great but, this is an incomplete solution for people coming from other tools such as Roam. To cross out a task now, you have ...
Suggested by: Javier (25 Mar, '22) • Upvoted: 12 Apr • Comments: 3
Treatment of completed tasks in synchronised calendars
Hi. Recent subscriber having moved from Todoist + Tascaly for timeblocking but really enjoying Amplenote. I'm using Amplenote pretty heavily for time-blocking now ...
Suggested by: Steve (21 Oct, '22) • Upvoted: 15 May • Comments: 0
Task domains in task mode
Task domains are limited to the Calendar mode. It's a useful feature! It would be nice if that same tab selection was in the Task view.
Suggested by: Ryan Beck (05 May, '21) • Upvoted: 14 Apr • Comments: 2
Ability to use !move command on any blocks of text or bullets, not just tasks
Suggested by: HL (25 Apr, '22) • Upvoted: 30 Mar • Comments: 1
Search for matching tasks when creating a new task
My notes on this (rather laborious) feature idea: https://public.amplenote.com/DHP5Xr4uDduxZgSubPZz4kPP
Suggested by: Lucian (17 May, '21) • Upvoted: 22 Dec, '22 • Comments: 1
multi-select and edit tasks in bulk
Use cases: 1. move a list of tasks up and down together within a note 2. move a list of tasks to another note 3. select a list of tasks and bulk edit their ...
Suggested by: HL (04 Dec, '21) • Upvoted: 21 May • Comments: 6
Give overdue tasks a higher Task Score
I'm new to Amplenote and noticed a weird feature of the Task Score: I had a task that was due yesterday and I forgot to do it. Today, I was surprised to find it ...
Suggested by: David (11 Apr) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 2
The ability to set a reminder at the exact start time of a task does not exist. If my task is set to start at 9AM this morning, I cannot get a reminder at 9AM. The ...
Suggested by: Jack Elliott (01 Jul, '22) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 1
Built-in Spaced Repetition System
To facilitate learning through our notes, we often use the Spaced Repetition System. Amplenote has some preliminary example to do this by setting the question as a ...
Suggested by: ocind (21 Aug, '21) • Upvoted: 07 Nov, '22 • Comments: 3
Add tasks inside table cells
It would be nice to have support for tasks inside table cells, and it would also be a good workaround for a Kanban, the workaround mentioned in the Kanban feature ...
Suggested by: Matheus (27 Nov, '22) • Upvoted: 03 Jun • Comments: 2
Natural Language Processing on tasks
Many popular todo apps such as Todoist or TickTick has the Natural Language Processing abilities during the creation of task. For example, if you have the following ...
Suggested by: Jack Elliott (26 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 14 Apr • Comments: 1
Goal oriented tasks
Have task(s) per day to reach a goal. User enters a goal they want to achieve and length of time to achieve which then builds out tasks and plans them to achieve goal ...
Suggested by: Reese Perry (10 Oct, '22) • Upvoted: 23 Jan • Comments: 0
Display a timeline alongside each task showing due date
The calendar icon when clicked could show a slideout timeline (see example image mockup screenshot) A bonus would be to make it interactive - so moving the slider ...
Suggested by: Dave (01 Aug, '19) • Upvoted: 20 Oct, '22 • Comments: 1
Show hidden tasks greyed out within the note instead of in the bottom tab
Hidden tasks being invisible in the note I think undermines one of Amplenotes key benefits of gathering tasks from across different notes into a single list. I'd ...
Suggested by: Stuart (13 May, '22) • Upvoted: 03 Jun • Comments: 0
Daily mail with overdue tasks that are not completed
An email and/or notification option for mobile app where I get served a list of either all tasks that are overdue. Or another option is to serve the list of tasks ...
Suggested by: Magnus (02 Feb, '21) • Upvoted: 25 Apr • Comments: 1
Assigning people to tasks
It would be great to collaborate better in Amplenote.
Suggested by: Steven (01 Oct, '22) • Upvoted: 08 Feb • Comments: 1
Change a single occurrence in a recurring task
Changing a single occurrence of a task in a a recurring task is currently not possible - unless, that occurrence is the first one that is going to take place. When ...
Suggested by: Jack Elliott (29 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 10 May • Comments: 1
Allow a TASK with NO TIME.
It feels like AN assumes everyone does "time blocking" and is compelled to assign a "time" to a task. I schedule Appointments, meetings, events on the calendar ...
Suggested by: Shocker Fan (28 Dec, '22) • Upvoted: 30 May • Comments: 0
Subtask follows Parent Task's detail
Subtasks under Parent task should be following the recurrence and also due date and start dates. Is it already in or is it not possible? I've been trying but it just ...
Suggested by: Rino Cheng (27 Aug, '22) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 0
Add end of month as possible task due date
When creating tasks the due dates are pretty limitless, except the only limit I've thus far ran into--end of month. Whether a month ends on the 28th, 30th or 31st ...
Suggested by: Jacob (13 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 01 Feb • Comments: 1
Create tasks from Events
I need to create tasks from a calendar feed, also create an event from a calendar, and automatically convert it to a task.
Suggested by: Johan Tualombo (29 Jul, '21) • Upvoted: 26 May, '22 • Comments: 1
Tasks sort: grouped by Note, Sort notes by Task Score
In the Tasks view, when using the 'Group tasks by Note' option, it would be useful to be able to sort those notes based on which has the tasks with the highest Task ...
Suggested by: Sami Paju (25 Jan) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 0
It might be cool to have a “shuffle” feature so AN could help me decide which task to accomplish first on my to-do list.
Suggested by: Katy (11 May, '20) • Upvoted: 30 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Dedicated Tasks tab replacing Completed tab
There is currently a tab titled "Completed" in the Note page, which shows the completed tasks only. In the "Backlinks" we see the tasks AND the backlinks together, ...
Suggested by: Jack Elliott (29 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 09 May • Comments: 3
Manual sort option in Task view
If tasks are manually sorted in a note, this is lost in Task view and it is not an option to sort by order in note. Either preserve it by default or add it as a sort ...
Suggested by: Craig (30 Mar, '21) • Upvoted: 03 Apr • Comments: 3
Create a new task from the Task section
When I'm in the task section (https://www.amplenote.com/notes/tasks), I would expect to be able to create a new task. Instead, I have to go into a note in order to ...
Suggested by: Jacob (07 Sep, '22) • Upvoted: 14 Feb • Comments: 0
Setting Dates: Remember previous selection
When setting due or hide dates it would be great if one of the options to select from would be the previously selected date. This is the same as how it works with ...
Suggested by: Dan Williams (15 Sep, '21) • Upvoted: 02 Jun • Comments: 0
Make the default start time for tasks configurable
When I use natural language (i.e. "today", "tomorrow") to add a start time to a task, the time always defaults to 9:00 am. I would like this to be configurable ...
Suggested by: Matthew Cobbs (19 Aug, '22) • Upvoted: 24 Sep, '22 • Comments: 4
Ability to limit recurring tasks to weekdays only
Example: I have a task that needs to be performed on the first five working days (I.e. weekdays) of each month. Currently AN doesn’t allow this functionality for ...
Suggested by: W (16 Jul, '22) • Upvoted: 08 Oct, '22 • Comments: 3
Add “today” to list of keywords that automatically bring up the start or hide menu in tasks
I brought up a question at the office hours of if it would be possible to use “today” as a natural language detection word same as “tomorrow”, “this Friday” etc. ...
Suggested by: Robert P (04 Oct, '22) • Upvoted: 05 Dec, '22 • Comments: 1
Allow searching for tasks by start date & saving those searches as shortcuts
I like the "Due This Week" shortcut for tasks, but would love the ability to create my own shortcuts using some time-based filtering options. An example would be the ...
Suggested by: Mateo (20 Mar, '22) • Upvoted: yesterday • Comments: 1
Bug Displaying tasks
I have come across a big of a few occasions now where tasks are not being displayed within tasks mode. Example. In have a page called 'Daily Work Tasks' which I ...
Suggested by: Dan Williams (15 Sep, '21) • Upvoted: 23 Sep, '21 • Comments: 1
Hidden Tasks returns in their position
I separate Tasks in a page about some categories (e.g. time needed in blocks of time, project aspects or other criteria). It can be useful if a hidden task, once ...
Suggested by: Pericle (16 Mar) • Upvoted: 30 May • Comments: 0
Implement account-wide setting to enable 'default reminder'
As with other to-do-list and task management apps and systems, to implement a default account-wide setting (if a user so wishes): That every task created should ...
Suggested by: M L (22 Dec, '22) • Upvoted: 03 Jun • Comments: 0
Some type of system to track number of tasks for the day and get an achievement for each task or just for completing all tasks for the day.
Suggested by: Reese Perry (10 Oct, '22) • Upvoted: 01 Feb • Comments: 0
add an action to "Complete and move" a task at same time
reviewing the inbox/jots still have a friction when i want to mark a task completed AND move it to its final note (projet, shore, etc..). If i complete the task it ...
Suggested by: jejous (09 Sep, '22) • Upvoted: 01 Feb • Comments: 0