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How do Email Attachments Work?


If I send an email to my project and it has an attached file that needs to be referenced, where does that attachment go?

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David Trey staff
Replied on Jul 29, 2011 - 13:14 UTC


unfortunately, you can't store attachments on Todoist and therefore if you'll send an e-mail with an attachment to your project, the attachment will be discarded.

Nonetheless, thank you for the suggestion, we appreciate it and will consider adding such feature in future development.

Feel free to post this as a feature request in our Votebox:

For now, if you work in a team and would like to be able to attach files to tasks, please try Wedoist.com (although the attachment feature has a limited functionality there and does not include sending attachments via e-mail either).

Best regards,

Replied on Aug 22, 2011 - 15:03 UTC

David, I cannot find this item in the Voting section. I too would LOVE for attachments to be stored, at least until the task is complteted.

David Trey staff
Replied on Aug 22, 2011 - 15:10 UTC

Hello Ed,

thank you for your feedback, we appreciate it.

You're welcome to create a feature request in the Votebox.

Best regards,

Jaroslav Markuš
Replied on Mar 01, 2013 - 20:46 UTC

Another significant flaw discovered during first day of trial. If email has attachment - it should be naturally transferred to the attached file in task. Instead of it is discarded. Still I can upload it from computer?? Where is logic in that? Such huge potential in todoist missed...

David Trey staff
Replied on Mar 01, 2013 - 20:57 UTC

Hello Jaroslav,

Thank you for your feedback, we appreciate it and we will certainly consider adding such option in future development.

You're welcome to vote for this request in our Votebox: http://todoist.com/Vote/showProposal/108/

Best regards,