Add a comment or file to a task

Available for:
Free
Premium
Business

Save all the relevant task information – notes, links, files, audio recordings and more – right inside your tasks with comments.

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  1. Hover over a task and click on the speech_bubble_web.svg speech bubble icon.
  2. Type a comment into the comment field.
  3. (Optional) Click the paperclip icon to add a file or click the microphone icon to add an audio comment.
  4. If it's a shared project, select who you'd like to notify about your comment. 
  5. When you're finished, click Add Comment.
  1. Click on a task to open the task view.
  2. Click on the Comments tab.
  3. Type a comment into the comment field.
  4. (Optional) Click the paperclip icon to add a file or click the pencil icon to add a sketch.
  5. If it's a shared project, select who you'd like to notify about your comment. 
  6. When you're finished, click the submit icon.
  1. Tap on a task to open task view.
  2. Tap the android_speech-bubble.svg speech bubble icon.
  3. (Optional) To add a file or record an audio comment, tap the paperclip icon.
  4. Type a comment into the comment field.
  5. If it's a shared project, select who you'd like to notify about your comment by tapping on the bell_android.svg bell icon to the left.
  6. When you're finished, tap the android_submit.svg submit icon.
  1. Tap on a task to open task view.
  2. Tap the speech_bubble_ios.svg speech bubble icon.
  3. Type a comment into the comment field.
  4. (Optional) To add a file or record an audio comment, tap the paperclip icon.
  5. If you're in a shared project, select who you'd like to notify about your comment by tapping on the bell_ios.svg bell icon to the right.
  6. When you're finished, tap the ios_submit.svg submit icon.

You can add comments and attach files to projects too! Handy for saving higher-level project information in one place and sharing it with collaborators.

FAQ

Q: I'm collaborating with someone who's on the Free plan of Todoist, are they able to comment on tasks in shared projects?

A: Yes, in order to collaborate effectively, everyone's able to add comments to tasks in shared projects. However, users on the Free plan won't be able to add attachments or add any comments in private projects.