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Date is corrupted when synced

The date of a task can be set to today in the Android app and the task be displayed under the heading Tomorrow in the iPad app and in the web interface. What?

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Torkel Lindahl premium
Replied on Jan 10, 2013 - 19:49 UTC

Date is corrupted in the server's database, it seems. The error is exported to the calendar when it syncs.

David Trey staff
Replied on Jan 10, 2013 - 20:22 UTC

Hello Torkel,

Please tell me:
- What timezone do you have selected in your Todoist account (in Settings -> General)?
- What timezones do you use on your Android phone and your iPad?


Also, could you please try to add a task with a certain due time, such as "tomorrow at 16:00" and let me know if the time will be set incorrectly and if so - by how long?


Best regards,
David

Torkel Lindahl premium
Replied on Jan 10, 2013 - 20:53 UTC

They all use the same timezone, GMT+1, and the test task is due for Saturday at 16:00 on all three devices.

Then I removed the time and set the date to 10 Jan 2013 (that is today, though not by the word "today"). I did this on the Android phone and the task now appear as
Android: 10/1 2013, under "Today"
IPad: 10/1 2013, under "Tomorrow" (sic!)
Web: 11/1 2013, under "Tomorrow"

David Trey staff
Replied on Jan 10, 2013 - 23:47 UTC

Torkel,

Thank you for this information, I've been able to partially reproduce this issue and I've notified the developers, we'll look into it as soon as we can. Sorry for the inconvenience.


Best regards,
David