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Add a 'phone number' field for tasks

ramiak says:
It would be nice to add a phone number field, if the task for example involves calling someone. Right now I put it in the task title, but why is there a url but no phone number? I wish it is true that phones are outdated, but many companies don't think so yet.
Posted at 10:18pm on November 5, 2006
ranbarton Power Poster says:
If you were using some sort of VoIP system where clicking on a phone number did something, a la an http or mailto link, this would make sense. For most users, I'd think slapping the # in a note or the task title should do the trick, especially now that we can print the notes.
Posted 10 years ago
blackmoon says:
It should be possible to integrate a phone provider like "jajah" with the phone number. Maybe RTM could even profit from phone-calls made by this feature?
Posted 8 years ago
corey.g says:
I concur on adding a phone field. I use RTM for reminders of calls and it is handy to have a field to specify the phone
Posted 8 years ago
rajington says:
I'm also looking forward to this. Other people are looking for phone number fields as well, just spread apart a lot of topics.

If you're impatient you can use the "" hack described in the last post here:

But this should be native.
Posted 8 years ago
kapluni says:
i also think it would be nice to have the phone number at the top level - even if i have to make the call the old-fashioned way
Posted 8 years ago
jonjudelson says:
Posted 8 years ago
graham.johnson says:
It seems that people in this forum have been asking for tappable phone numbers since 2006 (!). And five years on it's still not done. Would be a good time-saving feature.
Posted 5 years ago
hardeepnagi says:
Can we please add a phone number field
Posted 4 years ago
tuvivienda says:
pleased a click to call
Posted 2 years ago
tony.monsanto says:
I use RTM on my cell phone. Often times, I have a task to call someone with the phone number in the task. To not be able to click the phone number and initiate the call is barbaric.
Posted 11 months ago
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