Tasks Premium

Tasks has always given you all features for FREE without advertising. That's not changing, however unfortunately servers cost money so we need some help if you would like to use the premium features.


What included in my premium subscription? #

  • Device to device sync - have a tablet and a phone? You can edit your tasks on both.
  • Automatic cloud backup - don't worry about your data, it's encrypted, it's backed up and it's safe and sound.
  • Coming soon: List sharing - want to share a shopping list with a partner? List sharing is for you.
  • Coming soon: Web app - wish you could edit your tasks on your computer? We're working on it :)

Enable premium features in Tasks #

If you have any issues please contact us at tasks.list.app@gmail.com

  1. Open Tasks main menu.
  2. Click Upgrade to Premium.
  3. Click Sign in and select your Google account. If this is successful you will see your email address below the sign in button.
  4. Choose your subscription and follow the Google prompts. If this is successful the continue button will become active.
  5. Click continue and sync your data for the first time.
  6. Wait for a success dialog to be displayed.
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Login on another device #

If you have already migrated Tasks data onto a second device (backup/restore) in the past please clear Tasks before logging in as you may experience issues with duplicated information. If you have any issues please contact us at tasks.list.app@gmail.com

  1. Open Tasks main menu
  2. Click Upgrade to Premium.
  3. Click Sign in and select the same Google account. If this is successful you will see your email address below the sign in button.
  4. Tasks will know you have a subscription. If this is successful the continue button will become active.
  5. Click continue and sync your data for the first time.
  6. Wait for a success dialog to be displayed.
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When will my tasks be synced? #

By default when closing Tasks. You can force a sync at any time by using pull to refresh. Note: Tasks enforces a rate limit of 10 seconds between syncs.

By default Tasks will sync on any available data connection. To sync in the background on WiFi only enable the setting. Note: pull down to refresh will still use any available data connection, but prefer WiFi.

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I'm having trouble after adding a subscription #

After clicking a subscription button and paying for it your device must communicate with the Tasks server to apply the subscription to your account. If this fails the "Continue" button will not become active. Don't worry, we just need to retry.

  1. Close the subscription flow by clicking your back button.
  2. Go to Tasks main menu
  3. Click Upgrade to Premium.
  4. Click Sign in and select the same Google account. If this is successful you will see your email address below the sign in button.
  5. Tasks will see you have a purchase pending and will ask you to retry. Click "Retry". If this is successful the continue button will become active.
  6. Click continue and sync your data for the first time.
  7. Wait for a success dialog to be displayed.
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I'm running Android 4.x why can't I have Tasks Premium? #

Tasks uses the latest web technologies to ensure your data is secure. HTTPS is enforced for all web traffic to give you peace of mind. There is a mechanism called TLS which makes HTTPS connections secure. Android 4.x devices use TLSv1 (1999) and TLSv1.1 (2006). These are not considered secure anymore and have been deprecated. If you would like to use Tasks Premium you will need an Android device running Android 5.0 or newer.


How do I remove my account? #

Open settings and click Delete account. This will permanently delete all data on the cloud and cannot be undone. Note: this will not cancel your subscription, this must be done through the Google PlayStore app.

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