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How do I set up reminders?

To set up reminders:

  1. Open the Remember The Milk web app.
  2. Click on 'Settings' at the top of the page.
  3. Click on the 'Reminders' tab.
  4. Make sure you have chosen when you want to be reminded.
  5. Click on 'Add details'.
  6. Select the reminder method from the drop-down.

For Email Reminders

  1. Enter your email address in the text box provided.
  2. Click the 'Save' button.

For Instant Messenger Reminders

  1. Enter the username that you use to connect to your instant messenger network in the text box provided.
  2. Click the 'Save' button.

For Mobile (SMS) Reminders

  1. Select your network from the drop-down.
  2. Enter your phone number in the text box provided.
  3. If you want to limit the number of messages you receive each day, change the message limit in the text box provided.
  4. Click the 'Save' button.

Note: If your network is not listed, but you know your phone's email address, select 'Other' from the dropdown. Then, enter your phone's email address rather than your phone number.

For Desktop Notifications Reminders

  1. Enable 'Desktop Notifications' in the list of reminder methods.
  2. Ensure that the site remains open in a browser window.

Note: If you don't see Desktop Notifications listed, be sure you're using a supported browser (at least Chrome 20 or Safari 6).

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