Settings : General

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There are lots of options that enhances usage of GoodTask. Let's check these options one by one.

Automatic Preferences Sync manages all preferences to be synced between iCloud account. Check this page for details.



App Icon Badge

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You can pick a list for App Icon Badge. On that list, all the overdue tasks will be shown on App Icon Badge.

'Default' option sets number to overdue tasks. 'All Items' simply adds up everything that's shown on that list.

While using 'Default', you may 'Include' below options to add up onto overdue count.

Turning on 'iCloud Active Sync' will try to sync faster on other devices that's connected with iCloud if there are any changes.


Notifications

GoodTask uses rich interactive notifications.You may check this page for details.


Start Week on

You can select weekday to start week on. This will be used on week view and month view.


Next 7 Days

If you turn this on, week view will start from today to next 7 days. Above 'Start Week on' option will be ignored on week view.


Time Zone

If you choose a time zone, it'll be overrided to all your tasks. Even if you travel to somewhere that have different time, time on tasks will not be changed if it's set.


Other Options

Sort Options : You may go to this page for details about Sort Options.
Separate Calendar Events : Calendar Events can be shown at the bottom of the tasks list or merged with tasks on its date.
Separate Completed on List View : Completed tasks are shown with incomplete tasks at its completed time. Turning this option on will show completed tasks at the bottom on the list view.

Pulling Action : Pulling on tasks will Refresh or Add a new task.
Initial Task Page : You may choose initial page when tapping a task to be Quick Actions, General or Subtasks.
Initial Task Page (Add) : While adding, you may choose initial page to be Quick Actions, General or Subtasks.
Swipe on Task : You may choose to open Quick Actions/General/Subtasks page by swiping or delete the app.

Delay Time After Completion : When you complete a task, you may have delay time to commit before it hides. (None/1 second/3 seconds)
Tag on : Tags used on Quick Actions can be stored in title or notes.
Use Start Dates : Start date option is shown on each tasks with duration. Also tasks will be shown on proper date even if due date has not arrived but has been started.
Overdue tasks on : Overdue tasks can be shown on its due date or current date on day/week/month view.
Sound Effects : You can set details for sound effects and haptic feedback.
Show Completed Count : Count for completed tasks will be shown on lists next to tasks count.
Open URL : Choose between 'GoodTask' and 'Safari' to open URL. Choosing Safari will let links open connected apps when it's supported.

Subtasks : Options to complete/incomplete tasks and subtasks automatically when actions occur

Sync Preferences : You can upload your preferences to iCloud and use it on other devices. Also you can import from GoodTask 2 if it's installed on same device. This will be deprecated in near future. You may use 'Automatic Preferences Sync' instead.