Desktop-Reminder Alternatives

    Desktop-Reminder is described as 'freeware task planner for Windows to manage your tasks and other to-dos’ in an easy way. For a task with time of day defined a corresponding alarm message will be shown, when the time comes' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Desktop-Reminder for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, iPhone and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Remember The Milk, which is free. Other great apps like Desktop-Reminder are Free Alarm Clock (Freemium), Doit.im (Freemium), Digital Clock 4 (Free, Open Source) and todoMini (Paid, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 8, 2021

    1. Take your tasks anywhere with this feature-packed application. See tasks located nearby, add and complete tasks on the go, organize upcoming tasks, and sync it all seamlessly with Remember The Milk. Desktop app available for Pro users. Very good integration in GMail!
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    2. Free Alarm Clock, free version of Hot Alarm Clock, is a portable and full-featured and user-friendly computer alarm clock and program-launcher for Windows in 23 languages.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Simple GTD application to manage your tasks and to-dos. Syncs with web server. Complete with the usual Inbox, Today, Next, Tomorrow, Scheduled and Someday "buckets" as most GTD programs have. You can also create Projects for tasks with multiple steps.
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    3. Very customizable beautiful clock. Windows 10 ready! Supported macOS version is 10.12+. Retina display ready! Linux build is available only for 64-bit systems.
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    4. Online TODO list. As a web app it works great on a mobile phone or tablet once you add it to your homescreen. Minimal, open source, fully hosted, with the option for self-hosting. * Web based. * Easy to install. * Self-hosted & open source.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Wine
      Date Reminder reminds you of recurring or nonrecurring events, like birthdays, bills to pay, appointments etc... The program can be run from the Startup folder with an option to show only, if there are any alerts for this day.
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    5. The Task Scheduler is a Windows feature which can set your computer to automatically perform routine tasks. The Task Scheduler does this by monitoring whatever criteria you choose to initiate the tasks, and then executing the tasks when the criteria is met.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Reminduck is a simple reminder app made to be quick and easy - it focuses on simple or recurrent reminders with set time and date and nothing else. It's perfect if all you want are simple or daily/weekly/monthly reminders.
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    6. Top Task List is simple, elegant and responsive task organizer. You can turn a task into a start screen tile, give it custom colors, priorities, edit multiple tasks at once, shake the phone to move completed tasks out of the way, create sub-tasks, etc.
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    7. Kana Reminder is a program which can be used to set a reminder to be triggered at a specified time. It can also be used to run another program at a specified time. Features: Can be set to remind on hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, or annually basis.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.0.0.122, released in 2003, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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