Settings : General


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


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.


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.

Other Options

Pulling Action : Pulling on tasks will Refresh or Add a new task.
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.
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