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iOS 5 Reminders on weekdays only

Is it possible to create repeating reminders for weekdays only? I don't see this option, but I can't believe something so basic would be left off.
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“Remind Me” about Google Docs

I learned about the "Remind me about…" feature of Siri a few weeks ago, and I tried to remind myself about a Google Document, but it claimed it couldn't. I tried in the actual document and the ...
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Disable Reminders “due” date

Generally, there is no option to set a "due" date and time for a reminder, just a "remind me" date and time. However, often when I have a reminder and I change the "remind me" time a "due" time ...
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How does a reminder that has both a location and time reminder work?

I can add a reminder with both "Remind me on a day" and "Remind me at a location" turned on. When I turn both on, how does the remind work? Is it: only at the specified time if I arrive/leave the ...
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Disable extraneous Reminders notification from Mac on iPhone

I use Apple Reminders synced through iCloud on my mid 2014 15" MacBook Pro running OS X El Capitan and my iPhone 5S running iOS 9.1. Usually operation is reasonably flawless besides this recurring ...
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How do I force iOS Reminders to sync?

Reminders on iOS is often out of sync with Reminders on my other devices and iCloud. How do I force it to sync?
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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. Any ideas how to delete these reminders?
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Reminders app emailing whole company every item

I have no clue why, but every time I add anything in my reminders app (the native app) it emails my entire company and invites them to an event with the title of my reminder. This happens in different ...
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Can I set a custom address for reminders in El Capitan?

I want to get a notification to buy something at store I only rarely go by. "Reminders" doesn't seem to know the store name but I can find the address on Google Maps no problem. But I can't seem to ...
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Why does the Apple Watch health reminders pop up at 50 minutes past the hour? [closed]

The Apple Watch gives me health reminders about standing or walking goals. These reminders pop up at 10 to the hour - ie at XX:50. This seems like an opinionated choice, but I thought there might be ...
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How do I change the default sound for Reminders in El Capitan?

It is very important as I use it for medication reminders. I would like to use one of the sounds (.aif) that I already have stored on my computer. Changing default sounds in Calendar would be helpful ...
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Added IFTTT Reminders channel, and now all my Reminders are gone

I hope this is an appropriate question for here... Yesterday, I received "Automatic" for my birthday (the gadget that connects a phone to a car). I got it all set up, then added the Automatic channel ...
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Reminders App runs randomly

I have a MacBook Air running El Capitan 10.11.1. Since the upgrade, the Reminders App runs randomly. I have already deleted all reminders (even removed the scheduled ones) but the behaviour continues. ...
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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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Enter day tasks in Calendar without times

I feel constrained when I need to enter start and end time for a task because I know it can take another amount of time than entered. Can I somehow just make a list of tasks for a day, one after ...
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How to open multiple web pages at once from a Reminder

Once a week I need to check five different websites for new content. I've set up a Reminder that repeats weekly, and which I've cut n pasted all five URLs into. I can click on them in the Reminders ...
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iOS app that scans Contacts for birthdays and anniversaries and provide notifications for same

I am looking for an App that reminds me of Birthdays and Anniversaries. If app can remind me of other dates, it would be "icing on cake" (added advantage). I know notifications can be handled by ...
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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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Google Keep for iOS - Is there a setting to play a sound with reminder?

I'm trying out Google Keep for iOS 9 on an iPhone 5. I've given the app permission to produce banners, sounds and alerts in the Notification Center. Timed reminders from Google Keep do show as ...
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OmniFocus adds note when capturing reminder

I have OmniFocus set up to capture reminders created in Reminders.app on my iPhone 6 running iOS 9. Starting with iOS 9, the following text is added to the task's notes field: "Original task available ...
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When can I tell Siri to 'Remind me about this'?

Sometimes when I tell Siri "Remind me about this" or "Remind me about this when I leave/arrive/get home/work/car" she replies: OK, just tell me what you want to be reminded about. And other ...
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Remove completed reminders in OS X and iOS

I run the latest versions of OS X and iOS. Is there a way to mass delete all completed reminders in both iOS and OS X. I've looked but can't seem to find a way so far.
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How to move existing reminders to iCloud in the reminder app?

There is already a question on reordering of items in the reminder app, but I want to go one step further and move existing items from the device to iCloud. Is that possible at all?
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How do I create nested lists in Reminders?

I want to use Reminders.app but I also want a little more structure through nested lists. How do I created nested lists with Reminders.app on iOS or OS X?
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Reminders no longer separates items by line

Having just upgraded to iOS 9, I've noticed that Reminders is no longer able to take a copied list like this: bananas oranges cereal My wife emails me our grocery list in this format every ...
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Can the default for 'remind me at location' be changed to 'Arriving' in Reminders.app?

When you create a location based reminder in Reminders.app, you are given two options to trigger the alert: 'Leaving' and 'Arriving'. I don't know if this is uncommon, but I have never needed the ...
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How can I “automatically” get a reminder that day is done?

I many times forget time and stay long hours in the office. Is there any kind of app that would automatically set a reminder when computer starts + X hours passed? Now I try to set a reminder (native ...
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Good GTD/todo/tasks app [duplicate]

I am looking for a free task management application that has the following: - Reminders for tasks that can be snoozed (like native reminders app) - Grouping tasks/Adding subtasks - UI showing tasks ...
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Applescript exits with error when run via launchd

I have an applescript running beautifully in Script Editor as well as from an osascript command at the Terminal. The script talks to the Reminders.app in order to pass iCloud reminder entries to a few ...
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Completed Reminders not syncing to iOS from OS X

Running the most recent version of OS X Mountain Lion and iOS 6.0, I'm able to sync all my Reminders between all my devices. However, though the Reminders themselves will sync across all my devices, ...
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How to reset Calendar and Reminders on OS X Yosemite?

I just hit a nasty bug in Calendar.app and Reminders.app on Yosemite. For some reason, calendars also appear in Reminders.app as empty reminder lists and reminder lists also appear in Calendar.app as ...
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iOS: Calendar reminder night before for early meeting

Is it possible to receive a reminder for a meeting that is early the next morning (ideally "early" would be user defined option). Do any any 3rd party iOS apps support this? I've had times where an ...
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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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deleate update reminders in osx 10.10.2

I need to stay with OSX 10.10.2 because some legacy programs don't perform smoothly with later versions. Is there a way to completely prevent any OSX upgrade reminders from showing up?
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Automator: Find Reminders by list?

I would like to retrieve all the Reminders in a specific reminders list with Automator. Searching for reminder, the available actions are “Delete Reminders”, “New Reminders Items”, “Filter Calendar ...
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Siri: “I can't update reminders. Sorry about that.” Why?

I use Siri to set reminders a lot, like a dozen times a day. This morning Siri is saying, "I can't update reminders. Sorry about that." It happens on my Watch, my phone and my iPad. I've tried ...
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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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Using (Shared) Reminders on iPhone - Any Way to Recover?

So, my wife created a Reminders list on her phone and added me. When I accepted the share and went into it, it wasn't loading the list items, so I deleted the list and she removed the share and ...
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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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How can I configure custom repeat intervals for Reminders?

I would like to configure an alert for a recurring reminder in Reminders.app on Mountain Lion. Currently the only options I have for repeating the alert are "Every Day", "Every Week", "Every 2 Weeks", ...
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How to create all new Reminders lists on iCloud?

When I create a new list in the Reminders app, iOS 8.4 prompts me to choose whether the account should be "On My iPhone" or "iCloud": I'd like every list I create to always be on iCloud, so that it ...
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Are location-sensitive reminders bad for battery life and/or data usage?

If I understand iOS's location-aware reminders correctly, they work by constantly checking your location until they see that you're in the specified range. Wouldn't this be really detrimental to the ...
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How to set a reminder and alarm at the same time

How can I set a reminder to send me a notification at the same time the first ou a specific alarm goes of? What I am trying to do is, I have to take a medicine everyday in the morning, but I wake up ...
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Calendar 8.0 reminders in GMT

I have Calendar set to my time zone. However, reminder popups still give the time in GMT. How can this be adjusted?
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How can I get iOS reminders to appear on google calendar? [duplicate]

I like setting reminders using Siri (e.g. "remind me to buy milk tomorrow at 8pm"). Siri understands what I am trying to say and pretty smoothly adds the reminder. I would like this reminder to ...
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Saving GPS Coordinates in Contacts

I live in a country which has few registered Apple Maps addresses. All that i want is to store GPS coordinates in contacts to use those at the Reminders app. I came from diverse forums like this and ...
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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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Reminders & iCloud sync

I am using iCloud and Reminders and since a couple of weeks I am seeing a strange behaviour: new events are correctly added to all the devices events marked as "done" are not marked on other devices ...
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How can I move reminders from one list to another by Applescript?

I have an use case where I want to move certain reminders I created using Siri from the default list to another. Programmatically, via an AppleScript script, which runs on a Mac. tell application ...
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Remove a list manually in Reminders

I get a problem removing a list in "Reminders", this one is locked in the iCloud list and not visible on "icloud.com"... Is that possible to remove a list manually?