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How to change your swipe actions

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Todoist for iOS and Android allow you to change your Swipe actions at any time so you can decide which action you want to perform when swiping left or right over your task. When customizing your Swipe actions, you can choose whether you want to Select, Complete or Schedule your task with a single swipe gesture. Here’s how: 

Changing your swipe actions

  1. Drag the bottom app bar up your screen. This will open the menu.
  2. Tap the settings icon
  3. Tap General.
  4. Scroll down to Swipe actions at the bottom of the screen.
  5. Choose whether you want to Select, Complete or Schedule a task when swiping left or right. 
If you're using the Android app, you can view your project list at any time by dragging your finger from the bottom of the screen to the top of the screen.
  1. In the top-right corner, tap the gear icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap General.
  4. Scroll down to Swipe Actions at the bottom of the screen. 
  5. Choose whether you want to Select, Complete or Schedule a task when swiping left or right. 

FAQ

Besides selecting, completing or scheduling a task when swiping over a task, are there other task edit options available?

No. At the moment, you can only choose between Select, Complete and Schedule for your swipe actions.