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Task Application with Email Integration

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  1. brav0zulu

    brav0zulu New Member This Topic's Starter

    Jul 6, 2010
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    Hey all. Searched and read through all of the posts I could find about tasks, this one didn't seem to have been asked.
    I am a recent lifetime, primarily business, Blackberry convert (who's impressed by Android right down to my Swype keyboard).
    I have been on the search for a good task management app that integrates well with my messages (Live Exchange), and basically allows me to forward a message to my task list right from the message itself. Basically I want to open the email, determine it is a task that I need to get to later, and forward it to my task app.
    I know there is a rough way to do it with RTM by forwarding to my RTM inbox email address, and that's sort of okay, but RTM truncates the message severely, and I tend to lose all of the detail I need.
    I know Astrid is supposed to be great, but is there any way to better integrate with my device so that I don't have to manually enter all of the task details when they are already in the email message?
    My apologies if this is at all unclear, I guess I'm just wondering what tricks anyone has to easily open tasks.

  2. Szadzik

    Szadzik Well-Known Member

    Feb 15, 2010
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    I used an app like that in the past and tried to find it but did not have time to do it.

    I searched for a to-do app in the past and I remember trying on of those apps and it had an option of specifying a word/ string in the subject line of the email and it would then pick up that email from your Google Mail app and make a task out of it.

    I really do not remember which app was that as I tried a lot of them, maybe someone will be able to com up with the name.

    P.S. If you search for to do, to-do and tasks in the Market and look through those apps there you will find it.
  3. peh803

    peh803 Member

    Jan 31, 2010
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    Did you ever find an app that would allow you to easily turn an email into a task, preferably with google tasks? Looking for something that allows me to mimic the Shift + T (email to task) functionality within the gmail browser client.


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