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Print the date/time the list was printed

jfanow says:
It would be nice to have the day/date/time printed next to list name.

I print my list regularly, as I add tasks, and it's difficult to tell the most current from previous ones.

Thank you.
Posted at 6:38am on May 24, 2007
bwente says:
If you are printing your lists and they happen to be shorter than 12 items, you might want at look at PocketMod, there is a module for RTM at

You also have to make them public. :)
Posted 13 years ago
jfanow says:
Thanks for the response bwente.

I actually wanted the printout of the list to be day/date/timed, not so much each task in the list.

I did click on the link above.
I am somewhat techno-challenged so publicizing the list sounds scary.
I think I would rather keep it local.

Thank again :0)
Posted 13 years ago
jsellen says:
It is possible, just use greasemonkey. Greasemonkey is a firefox extension that will let you modify/customize pages. This is pretty much an ideal application for it.

Install greasemonkey, add a user script with the contents below. For more info on greasemonkey, use google. I have never written a greasemonkey script before, and figured this out in about 10 minutes. So don't be afraid, it's not too hard.

// ==UserScript==
// @name rtmprintdate
// @namespace localhost
// @include*
// ==/UserScript==

// first pick all text child elements of Headers
var allHeaders, thisHeader;
allHeaders = document.evaluate(

// then, add the date right now after all headers
for (var i = 0; i < allHeaders.snapshotLength; i++) {
thisHeader = allHeaders.snapshotItem(i); += " -- "+Date();
Posted 13 years ago
jsellen says:
I posted this on your other thread, this is actually very easy. It will take you less than 5 minutes to fix, no help from the RTM team required.

However, the feature I'd really like, start dates I can't get through a greasemonkey script. If only!
Posted 13 years ago
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