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Reminders won't sync to iPhone

Running iOS 8.1 on an iPad mini, Yosemite on an Air, and 8.1 on a 5C. For whatever reason, the 5C has stopped syncing reminders to/from iCloud. Works fine between the iPad and Air. So far I've tried ...
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Telephone callback reminder

Yesterday my phone (iPhone 6 / iOS 8.1) alerted me to a reminder to call a phone number. I did not set that reminder. It somehow just appeared in the Reminders app. Curious, I called the number. ...
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iOS reminders app not syncing with Yosemite

I was working in the reminders app last night and noticed that it failed to sync across all my devices, which run the latest version of OS X and iOS. I've tried to sign out of iCloud on my iOS devices ...
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How to change the font size of the Reminders app?

Is there a way to increase the font size of the Reminders app? It was easy in Mavericks, by changing a text file inside the app package, but I can't find it anymore on yosemite. The text is just too ...
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Embed or link or set reminders or alerts in OneNote pages

Currently running OS X Yosemite. I've come to rely upon OneNote for Mac (despite all my misgivings about Microsoft anything). I've started to use it as a Bullet Journal and it works great for this. ...
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How can I get Siri integration with Remember the Milk to add items for a particular date?

I've set up Siri integration with Remember the Milk on my iPhone 5s (I'm on iOS 8, but I used the iOS 7 instructions, as they haven't been updated yet). The connectivity seems to work fine: when I ...
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Recommendation for an iPhone app that will leave a note on the lock screen until cleared?

I'm sure most of you are familiar with the idea of leaving a note on the door / on top of your keys / somewhere where you'll have to see it before you leave, in order to remind you to do something / ...
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Showing all reminders in iOS 8 widget

I love using the Reminders app for my todo list, and a big part of that is that you can just pull down the "Today" menu and see all your current todos, and check off any you've completed. But now on ...
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Calendar, reminders… All Gone

I was doing research on my iPad mini which involved taking screenshots and then cropping them, my iPad got to 5% so I decided to call it a night. I was about to set an alarm so I checked my calendar ...
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Why is Reminders.app cancelling shutdown and generally auto-launching and causing instability when running? [closed]

Furthermore, I have a console full of these types of messages: 8/23/14 1:50:54.662 PM com.apple.RemindersNC[438]: CGContextSetCompositeOperation: invalid context 0x0. This is a serious error. This ...
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Is there a way to specify that a certain app always stay in memory?

I notice sometimes when I open the Reminders app (after not having opened it for a while), it takes a second to load. This is presumably because it is no longer in memory and loading from SSD. Is ...
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Iphone reminder is different

I have IOS 7, and I use the default reminders app. One of my reminders is different than the others in a good way. It shows a due date as well as an alert time; and the task includes the name of ...
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Is there any app for OS X that remind me sentences cyclically?

Im studying for the GRE and while im at the computer checking other stuff i would like that OS X remind me some notes on the lateral side of the screen every hour or every 3 hours, do anybody know if ...
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Prevent OSX from auto-detecting and deleting dates in iCal, Reminders

I use iCal's month view, so when creating an event I put it as all-day and put the event time in the title, like so: "3:30 meeting with Steve", "9am-10am TYO-NYC flight" (if you find it unusual, I'm ...
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How to clear task reminders in exchange when completed on iPhone?

I have an iPhone (iOS 7) that syncs reminders with an Exchange (2010) server. Everything works as expected except that when I mark an item as completed on the iPhone the synchronized task on the ...
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I want to be able to copy/paste a list and then drag to reorder - is this possible on an iPhone/iPad

I regularly get sent a plaintext list to my iPad - I'd like to be able to order this list using an interface like the one in Reminders: (I do not need to get the text back out - just see them in ...
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How do I keep the reminder time when creating a reminder with Siri on iOS?

Siri is deleting my reminder time whenever I create a reminder. How do I keep the time? Here is the reminder after I open it.
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How to I get access to a delegate folder from the Mac Reminders app

We have an O365/Exchange setup. I access everything using the standard Mac apps. Everything works well. There is however one thing I cannot get get working in the Reminders app which is the following. ...
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Reminders in notification center/lock screen without time/day set

Let's say there's a certain list of items I need to get when I go shopping. I don't know what time I'm going to be shopping so I don't set them to have a 'Remind me on day' or 'Remind me at location' ...
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What is the current state of syncing Google Tasks and iOS Reminders?

Right now Siri says "You don't have any reminders," whew. But then Google Tasks tells me I have at least 9 things to do today. Whoops. Yes, I know this question has been asked before, but the answer ...
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Control when Reminders show in Notification Center

In OSX 10.9.2 I have set reminders to show in the Notification Center. These are often for mundane tasks such as taking out the recycling. I want these tasks to appear maybe 10 mins before the due ...
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How to create a custom repeating reminder?

I want a reminder that goes off on Mon, Tue, Wed and Thu at 5pm. I haven't found a way to do that. I can ask Siri to do a reminder on Weekdays, but that includes Friday. Is it possible?
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Reminder App showing 12 incomplete reminders but nothing is within the App itself

A bunch of reminders have disappeared from my Reminder App. The App still displays a badge of 12 incomplete reminders but within the App itself it's showing nothing. I'm wondering if I've somehow ...
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To-Do list which could read the task on time

I'm looking for the application for OS X (Maverick), which could merge two tasks for me. One is the TO-DO list just like "Reminders". The second one is more tricky - I wish "Reminders" to read task ...
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Export reminders from osx Reminders app programmatically

I need to get reminders list in any form (could parse it later) from Reminders app in osx (10.9.1) I know that i could do it from menu, but i need it programmatically. Perfectly it would be some ...
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How can I make Siri's geo-fenced reminders wait until I actually arrive?

I'm walking my dog and tell Siri, "When I get home, remind me to take out the trash." It sets up a reminder keyed to my arrival at a location, my home address. So far so good, but the reminder ...
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iCloud cannot enable Calendar and Reminders at the same time

Recently to solve a problem I have been encountering related to iCloud, I had to sign out of iCloud and sign back in. Normally I have all the options enabled except for mail. When I signed in I ...
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iPhone Reminders how to determine account

How do I see which account my lists belongs to in the Reminders app? I'm using an iPhone with iOS 7.
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Notify badge at Reminders app (icloud.com) - where does it come from?

There is always a notify badge at my Reminders app, but only when i login at icloud.com: But there is NO task oder anything else left. I also deleted all of the lists (i've only had one, so i ...
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Does Reminders App Require certain firewall settings?

My Reminders App window will not open if the mavericks firewall is set to stealth. Is this a known requirement for reminders? I can't find any apple documentation about this for reminders. ...
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Can't create any new reminders or calendar events on my iPhone 4s [duplicate]

I can't create any new reminders or calendar events on my iPhone 4S. I think this happened after I upgraded my iOS to 7.0.4. Also, I lost all my contacts when this happened.
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Scheduled reminders question?

Are scheduled reminders supposed to show up in Calendar.app if both are using icloud? PS: iOS 7.0.4, OSX Mavericks
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How to add a reminder to a specific list and time via Siri

I can say " Add call friend to my Work list " and Siri will add that reminder to the specific reminder list WORK. However, if I imply any time, it will add it as a calendar entry. Yet when I say " ...
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Reminders App Hangs after Mavericks Upgrade

A couple of people on twitter share this issue, but I cannot find any discussions of it nor solutions. Since moving to OS X 10.9, Reminders app keeps pinwheeling, and won't respond. It doesn't ...
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How can I run a command that requires user input through oh-my-zsh alias?

I'm trying to add Reminder.app items through the command line by invoking an alias. I use the Automator workflow solution from this question: How can I add reminders via the command line?, which ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut that I could use to set a task priority in Reminders.app on a Mac?

I know that if I want to create a new task in Reminders and I write something like: Buy milk tomorrow at 3:00pm Reminder.app understands by itself that the date and the time of execution of the ...
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Fantastical: how to add alerts/reminders in text

I'm a big Fantastical fan, but I can't work out the syntax to add a reminder/alert to a new event: For example: Lunch with John at 12:00, alert 15 min before should give an event with the title ...
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How can I set the default Reminders list on Mountain Lion?

I'm using Mountain Lion and defined a service to add a reminder. My problem: It adds it in the wrong Reminders list. I can find a preference anywhere to set the default Reminders list - Reminders ...
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Mac Reminders App window not visible

Im using a Macbook Pro retina display running OS X 10.8.3 When the reminders app is launched, the app is active and it shows up on the status bar, but the window is not visible. There's only an ...
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Stop Reminders App from sending emails every time a change is made on a shared reminder list

I have a shared reminders list with my wife. For the last couple of weeks any time she updates/deletes an item I get an email - however when I update she doen't get an email. She is the owner of the ...
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TODO manager with hierarchical TODOs?

I use KDE4 on my Linux machines, one of the tools I use a lot is KOrganizer. I love its TODO list which supports hierarchical (nested) tasks. Could someone recommend a similar application for Mac? If ...
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How to sync OS X Reminders with Android?

OS X Reminders doesn't sync with my Google Account although Calendar and Mails work OK. How to sync OS X Reminders with Google (or GTask Android App) to have it Android device?
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How do I sort Reminders in OSX?

One can enter reminders in OSX in the Reminders app. But how to sort them by name, date? I can't seem to find it.
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How to move a Reminder from one list to another in iOS?

There doesn't appear to be an option in Reminders to 'move to another list' Is it really just a case of copy and paste, which would be pretty terrible
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Can you increase the font size in Reminders?

The Reminders app in OSX Mountain Lion has no preferences, so I'm wondering if there is any "under the hood" way to increase the font size. It's too small for use on high res displays.
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Iphone showing reminders, but I have none

My Reminders app is showing 6 reminders, but as far as I know, I have none. I've checked the completed file...checked in Ical on the Mac....tried everytrhing I know & looked up vaious forum ...
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Can OS X automate creating a reminders from a page in a web browser?

I enjoy the feature of creating reminders from a web page with one click. similar to how Omnifocus does this. Can Apple's Reminders do the same by apple scripting or other addition/short cut?
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iPad mini, reminders doesn't seem to work

Reminders app in iPad mini doesn't allow for typing in reminders, and dictation through Siri doesn't work to set reminders either. Also, when the edit button is pressed in the reminders app, it ...
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Why won't Siri recognise my home address?

How on earth do you get Siri to remind you to do something when you arrive at a location in iOS 6? It worked fine in iOS 5 but I've never got it to work on iOS 6 - it just always seems confused about ...
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Automator & AppleScript: How do I import the texts of Notes and Reminders as PDFs and RTFs?

I would like to export and save the Notes and Reminders documents or texts as PDFs and RTFs, keeping or preserving the formatting and the background of Notes or Reminders, but the Notes doesn't have ...