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Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2012-11-21, 02:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,260
Posted By atreinke
Here is an interesting way to do a grocery list: ...

Here is an interesting way to do a grocery list:

http://candlerblog.com/2012/11/12/groceries-with-omnifocus/

Interesting blog post.
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2012-11-14, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,129
Posted By atreinke
Personally, I would create a folder for each...

Personally, I would create a folder for each Department. Then put specific department projects under each specific department folder as well as a Single Action List in each folder (i.e. HR SAL, etc).
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2012-08-29, 03:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,680
Posted By atreinke
I have an "Deferred" folder nested in my active...

I have an "Deferred" folder nested in my active projects folder. I put projects that I plan on doing in the near future here, but put on hold for some reason or other. I have a perspective that only...
Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2012-08-09, 02:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,659
Posted By atreinke
You might want to rethink contexts if 90% of them...

You might want to rethink contexts if 90% of them are "Office". Contexts can be anything you want, and there are many different views on this. Contexts can be places, tools, time, level of...
Forum: OmniFocus for iPad 2012-04-08, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,213
Posted By atreinke
Yes, you can set the times for the bar on the...

Yes, you can set the times for the bar on the forecast view. Just go into the Forecast view, open up the view settings (little eye in to menu bar), set the calendar start and stop times there.
Forum: OmniFocus Extras 2012-02-12, 04:50 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 28,746
Posted By atreinke
Thanks philrob for that terminal command. I know...

Thanks philrob for that terminal command. I know you can turn on system files in the view menu to show the Library file but then you also see all the other system files (which I do not want to see)....
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2012-02-11, 04:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,657
Posted By atreinke
Great idea on using text expander for this. To...

Great idea on using text expander for this. To get the horizontal line I just typed in a line (the _ above the hyphen on the keyboard) all the way across the screen when making the snippet in text...
Forum: Omni Lounge 2012-01-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,601
Posted By atreinke
It may well be that they like to keep things...

It may well be that they like to keep things small enough to keep that "close-knit, friends & family" feeling within their group. This may just be the formula for how they manage to do such a great...
Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2012-01-21, 07:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,835
Posted By atreinke
Why don't you just set up a perspective to give...

Why don't you just set up a perspective to give you what you want. Select only the folders that you want to see and then focus on those (View > Focus on ...). This will show you only the folders you...
Forum: Omni Lounge 2012-01-21, 07:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,601
Posted By atreinke
I'd love to see OmniGroup do something like this....

I'd love to see OmniGroup do something like this. I used Daylight for about a year and liked everything about it except the task management part of it. I finally switched back to OmniFocus since the...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2012-01-03, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,238
Posted By atreinke
I use this method a lot and really like it. I...

I use this method a lot and really like it. I keep all my reference in DtP and just paste the link into the OF Project or Action note field. The best part of this is that if you have both OF and DtP...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-12-14, 09:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,873
Posted By atreinke
Really.... That's odd. I've been using OmniFocus...

Really.... That's odd. I've been using OmniFocus for about two and a half years now and have never had clipping "not" working. No, wait a minute, I need to take that back.. There was a period of...
Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2011-11-07, 02:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,089
Posted By atreinke
If you're looking for something that does it all,...

If you're looking for something that does it all, then take a look at Daylite for the Mac and Daylite Touch for iPad and iPhone. Daylite does a great job as a contact / calendar / task / project /...
Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2011-11-06, 11:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,089
Posted By atreinke
It's a good thing that OmniFocus isn't a...

It's a good thing that OmniFocus isn't a scheduler and/or organizer then, they would have failed miserably. Luckily, it's a task manager, and a very good one at that.
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-10-14, 11:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,276
Posted By atreinke
Can't you just use a perspective like this: ...

Can't you just use a perspective like this:

-Set your focus however you want (I use All my projects and actions), then switch into Context mode.

Set view filters like this:

Context Filter: ...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-10-10, 04:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,580
Posted By atreinke
I have to agree with Christian, I like the...

I have to agree with Christian, I like the ability to set the structure up as complex or as simple as I want it to be. I have set up folders to represent my 30k, 20k, 10k and runway levels as well as...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-06-23, 01:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 27,235
Posted By atreinke
Let's hope Kens wife doesn't read the forums......

Let's hope Kens wife doesn't read the forums... (for Kens sake)
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-06-16, 01:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,051
Posted By atreinke
Click on the Project in the sidebar so it is...

Click on the Project in the sidebar so it is active, then open the Inspector and select the checked project icon in the status field (should be the second line down in the Inspector if the project is...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-05-31, 03:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 38,463
Posted By atreinke
Maybe I'm not understanding this but I actually...

Maybe I'm not understanding this but I actually find this fairly easy. If I have an action that is specific to a person I always start the action with the name of the person. Example:

John: send...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-05-27, 01:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,879
Posted By atreinke
I purchased a copy when it first came out and...

I purchased a copy when it first came out and highly recommend it to anyone I know that uses OmniFocus. Good book, easy read, great tips. And very complete methods for using OmniFocus to it's fullest.
Forum: OmniFocus Extras 2011-04-30, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,312
Posted By atreinke
That was it, I took a look at the link and tried...

That was it, I took a look at the link and tried a different naming convention and it works perfect now. Thanks again.
Forum: OmniFocus Extras 2011-04-30, 11:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,312
Posted By atreinke
I've been looking for a different email app with...

I've been looking for a different email app with more power, and had wanted to use Outlook but really wanted the OF integration with it so I have been holding off. Thanks for putting this together! I...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-04-24, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,821
Posted By atreinke
I have many actions, some are in projects, some...

I have many actions, some are in projects, some are in Single Action Lists.

I ONLY put due dates on actions that have a hard due date. That way I never have an option, they must be done today...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2011-02-25, 01:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,586
Posted By atreinke
Thanks guy's, the script works great.

Thanks guy's, the script works great.
Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2011-02-23, 08:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 40,899
Posted By atreinke
This has been requested many times. I love my...

This has been requested many times. I love my iPad and the OF iPad version, but you are right, it just doesn't have the power of the desktop (email integration, etc.).

I finally went out and...
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