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Effitask Alternatives

Effitask is described as 'graphical interface for the todo.txt approach for handling to-do lists. It's free, open source and written for Linux' and is a todo list manager in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Effitask for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Android, Windows, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is Todoist, which is free. Other great apps like Effitask are Markor, Org mode, Amazing Marvin and sleek.

Effitask alternatives are mainly Todo List Managers but may also be Task Management Tools or Note-taking Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Effitask.
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  1. Todoist icon

    Todoist

    • Mac
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    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Google Chrome
    • Microsoft Office Outlook
    • Android Wear
    • Safari
    • Gmail
    • Firefox
    423 alternatives to Todoist 

    To-do list and task manager.

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    1.  SubtasksTodoist allows you to create and manage tasks inside of a parent-main task.
    2.  IFTTT IntegrationYou can connect different services to automatically trigger actions within Todoist using IFTTT.
    3.  Recurring TasksTodoist supports scheduling a task to recur at any frequency, such as daily or weekly.
    4.  GamificationTodoist makes use of game-design elements such as point scoring, competition, achievements, etc.
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    Markor

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid
    142 alternatives to Markor 

    Text editor - Notes, ToDo & Bookmarks. Markdown and todo.txt support.

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    1.  LightweightMarkor consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Support for MarkDownMarkor supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    3.  Ad-freeMarkor doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    4.  Handwritten NotesMarkor supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
    5.  Code FormattingMarkor supports code formatting for multiple languages and code styles.
    6.  Works OfflineMarkor can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    7.  Dark ModeMarkor supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    8.  Syntax HighlightingMarkor supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
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    Org mode

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • GNU Emacs
    270 alternatives to Org mode 

    Org mode is for keeping notes, maintaining TODO lists, planning projects, and authoring documents with a fast and effective plain-text system.

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    1.  Task Time TrackingKeep a record of time spent on a task with Org mode.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsOrg mode can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  Privacy focusedOrg mode is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    4.  LightweightOrg mode consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    5.  Hierarchical StructureOrganize your notes, pages, documents, etc., hierarchically with Org mode.
    6.  Command line interfaceOrg mode either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    7.  PortableOrg mode can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Amazing Marvin

    • Mac
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    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    363 alternatives to Amazing Marvin 

    Marvin incorporates principles from behavioral psychology to help you beat procrastination, feel in control and finish your todo list. Marvin is specifically designed to help you get your tasks done and not just store them.

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    1.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    2.  Pomodoro TimerPractice the Pomodoro Technique in Amazing Marvin to stay focused and productive.
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    sleek

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    219 alternatives to sleek 

    sleek is an open-source (FOSS) todo manager based on the todo.txt syntax. Stripped down to only the most necessary features, and with a clean and simple interface, sleek aims to help you focus on getting things done.

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    1.  Full-Text Searchsleek lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
    2.  Dark Modesleek supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  Recurring Taskssleek supports scheduling a task to recur at any frequency, such as daily or weekly.
    4.  Works Offlinesleek can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    5.  Portablesleek can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    6.  Goal Setting sleek can set individual or group goals to meet over a particular period.
    7.  Goal Trackingsleek can be used for tracking progress toward personal or business goals.
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    Task Coach

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    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    231 alternatives to Task Coach 

    Task Coach is a simple open source todo manager to keep track of personal tasks and todo lists. It is designed for composite tasks, and also offers effort tracking, categories, notes and more.

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    1.  Task Time TrackingKeep a record of time spent on a task with Task Coach.
    2.  PortableTask Coach can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Task editor with recurring task (release 0.71.2 on Windows XP)
    Tasks categories and effort (release 0.71.2 on Windows XP)
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    Todo.txt

    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Windows
    225 alternatives to Todo.txt 

    Track your tasks and projects in a plain text file, todo.txt. A todo.txt is software and operating system agnostic; it's searchable, portable, lightweight and easily manipulated.

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    1.  Command line interfaceTodo.txt either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    2.  PortableTodo.txt can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      Discontinued

      Android and iPhone official apps are no longer maintained. Todo.txt CLI seems still developed: latest version, 2.12.0, released in August 2020, can be still downloaded from GitHub

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      Nozbe

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      • Online
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Android Tablet
      150 alternatives to Nozbe 

      Nozbe is a to-do list software that can be used by individual users, small teams, and large organizations. The versatile and unified interface makes task management simple and effective.

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      1.  Sync with Google CalendarNozbe can be synchronized with Google Calendar
      2.  Support for multiple currenciesNozbe allows you to use more than one currency.
      3.  Recurring TasksNozbe supports scheduling a task to recur at any frequency, such as daily or weekly.
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      neutriNote

      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • F-Droid
      122 alternatives to neutriNote 

      neutriNote is an all-in-one preservation of written thoughts, be those text, math (LaTeX), rich markdown, drawings, etc., in fully searchable plain text (universal UTF-8).

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      1.  Support for LaTeXneutriNote supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
      2.  Ad-freeneutriNote doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
      3.  Support for MarkDownneutriNote supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    • Actions by Moleskine icon

      Actions by Moleskine

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      344 alternatives to Actions by Moleskine 

      Collect your thoughts in a calm interface with simple natural language like “Water the plants every Saturday” then let Actions take care of reminding you automatically.

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