todo from email - can I delete email and stil access it from task?
When I create a task from an email using the right click drop down menu, it works fine as long as the email stays in the inbox. But if I move it to another folder or delete it the task item can't access it anymore.
Except that for one link it still could access it, which made me think I had done something differently.
How do I create a task from an email such that I can delete the email and still access it from the task?
Asked by Jim Peet on Aug 21, 2013 - 08:12
Please clarify - how exactly are you creating the task from email?
There are two ways:
- Through the "Add task as email" option by linking it to a message in which case the message should stay there as this is only a link to it and won't store the message on Todoist.
- Through the "Email tasks to this project" option by sending the mail to your Todoist project in which case the email is not linked, but converted to a task note and you can then delete the original email in your inbox.
Also - in case you're referring to the first option - are you using one of our browser plugins and GMail, our Outlook plugin or our Thunderbird plugin?