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If you're not already using Twitter, you'll need to sign up for an account. You'll also need to follow rtm on Twitter (click the 'Follow' button on rtm's profile page). Then, complete the quick and easy set up process in the box on the right.
Interact via direct messages
You can interact with Remember The Milk via direct messages on Twitter. To add a task to your account, just send your rtm contact a direct message with the name of the task. You can also send one of the commands listed below to do more with your tasks. You may receive a confirmation or info back via a return direct message.
Add a new task to your default list:
Add a new task with a due date to your default list:
Add a new task using the Smart Add syntax for additional task properties:
Send a task to a Twitter username (they must be set up with Remember The Milk too):
Complete the specified task (shortcut: !c):
Postpone the specified task (shortcut: !p):
Get tasks due today (shortcut: !tod):
Get tasks due tomorrow (shortcut: !tom):
Get tasks due on the specified date (shortcut: !gd):
Get tasks from the specified list (shortcut: !gl):
Get tasks with the specified tag (shortcut: !gt):
Get tasks at the specified location (shortcut: !go):
Enable task reminders:
Disable task reminders:
Enable confirmations (task actions, such as adding tasks via Twitter, will be confirmed):
Disable confirmations (task actions, such as adding tasks via Twitter, will be confirmed):
Get help info:
Get a list of commands:
Once you're set up with Twitter, you can receive task reminders as direct messages to your Twitter account. These will be sent according to your general reminder preferences (more details on reminder settings are available in the Getting Started guide). To disable reminders on Twitter, send a direct message with !off to rtm, or toggle this option on the Remember The Milk 'Settings' screen under the 'Reminders' tab.