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Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2010-01-25, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,037
Posted By smiggles
Guess what! I think I figured it out. I just...

Guess what! I think I figured it out. I just wasn't seeing this.

The context view I was looking at was based on a custom project perspective in which not all of the active projects in view were...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2010-01-25, 05:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,037
Posted By smiggles
Thank you whpalmer 4. Unfortunately, I've tried...

Thank you whpalmer 4. Unfortunately, I've tried both of your suggestions and neither corrected the problem Rebuilt the database. Still not showing in context view. Arranged the context view bar in...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2010-01-25, 09:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,037
Posted By smiggles
Tasks not showing up in context view from certain folders/projects

I've searched the forum and have not found anyone with exactly this same problem. So I'm hoping someone can help. I have a problem whereby some tasks from some projects do not show up in the context...
Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2009-01-14, 05:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,854
Posted By smiggles
Thanks in4mation... Do you do the repeat on the...

Thanks in4mation... Do you do the repeat on the project? Or on the tasks? As there would be a different effect with each.
Forum: Applying OmniFocus 2009-01-11, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,854
Posted By smiggles
Dealing with recurring tasks/recurring projects

I've been trying to set up a system to deal with recurring projects containing recurring tasks.

I'm seeing two basic ways to organize these kind of projects. You can either repeat the project...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2009-01-09, 09:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,969
Posted By smiggles
The only thing way i have been able to keep track...

The only thing way i have been able to keep track of delegated tasks is with by creating a context, i.e. create a context with a delegate's name in it. That is the only way I have found to keep track...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2009-01-08, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,622
Posted By smiggles
Well what do you know Curt! That worked like a...

Well what do you know Curt! That worked like a charm. Thank you so much!
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2009-01-08, 04:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,622
Posted By smiggles
My sidebar wigged out!

After I performed an edit on one of my project's titles (in the side bar), the side bar wigged out on me. All of a sudden the spacing between folders & projects increased (in various random sizes);...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-08-24, 07:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,373
Posted By smiggles
Does anyone know of a way to clear flags off multiple items all at once?

While I've been learning how to use OF, I've tried using flags to prioritize items that need immediate attention. Now, I've ended up with a collection of items both, complete and incomplete, that...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-08-11, 06:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,508
Posted By smiggles
It's even worse. I thought I'd try to save and...

It's even worse. I thought I'd try to save and reopen OF to see if that corrects the matter. After being prompted to save the database, it won't let me save it saying "The document “OmniFocus” could...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-08-11, 06:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,508
Posted By smiggles
Help! Weird error all of a sudden re: "projectlnfo"

Help! All of a sudden I'm getting a consistent weird error whenever I'm editing, adding or deleting a task that gives me a pop-up that says "Items cannot be deleted from projectInfo". What's the...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-07, 06:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,253
Posted By smiggles
How do you use you Flags?

I find that I'm using my flags as a way to pull out tasks that are either more urgent or are what I'm going to work on today. This has worked for me so far, but it gets unweildly, as I find myself...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-07, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,885
Posted By smiggles
Need tweaking advice on getting into Next Action mode

I am very pleased so far with OF. I know I have been getting more done in general. And I've managed to get caught up in my work responsibiities, which is a huge accompishment. But I need some advice....
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-05, 09:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,635
Posted By smiggles
Thank you brianogilvie. I will try to look at my...

Thank you brianogilvie. I will try to look at my projects/action groups similarly and see if that makes a difference. in some ways this is semantics. But in OF it's manifest in how they have...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-05, 09:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,635
Posted By smiggles
Yes. This is how I am using action groups too....

Yes. This is how I am using action groups too. Unfortunately, you cannot put action groups on hold as you can a project. IMHO it would be better if action groups could get the same funtionalities of...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-05, 09:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 10,635
Posted By smiggles
Yes, I would say one draw back of using a folder...

Yes, I would say one draw back of using a folder heavy structure is a seeming need for single action lists for each folder. This can get a bit unwieldly.
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-05, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,756
Posted By smiggles
Thanks toadling. I'm going to modify my structure...

Thanks toadling. I'm going to modify my structure a bit to use folders more. That tip of using the 'dropped' function as an 'inactive' mode is a help; don't know why I didn't notice that before....
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-05, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,756
Posted By smiggles
curt.clifton... Thanks for your response. i just...

curt.clifton... Thanks for your response. i just bought a license to OP to give it a shot. The dependency thing and overall picture is what I'm looking for help with. I'm really happy so far with my...
Forum: OmniPlan General 2008-07-03, 05:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,144
Posted By smiggles
Help! I can't select multiple non-contiguous task

This is probably a silly, basic, newbie question. For some reason I can't select multiple non-contiguous items in the task list in order to connect them. I've tried holding the control key, the shift...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-02, 09:02 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 15,068
Posted By smiggles
What I love about OF: 1. How organic it is...

What I love about OF:

1. How organic it is in allowing stuff to bubble up and and get caught in the inbox. then process and developed into projects and actions. It's an awesome tool for the...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-02, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,756
Posted By smiggles
Any other Architects, Designers & Creatives using OF for large scale projects?

Are there any other Architects, Designers and Creative individuals out there using OF for large-scale, long term projects? I'd like to be able to learn and share with others using this software...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-02, 04:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,888
Posted By smiggles
Thank you everyone. This worked. I saved it as a...

Thank you everyone. This worked. I saved it as a perspective view called "Completed Today"
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-06-23, 06:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,109
Posted By smiggles
I am a new OF user in Connecticut. I may consider...

I am a new OF user in Connecticut. I may consider coming to a meet if you plan it. For me it would be best on a weekend. Not sure which at this point. I'll wait till you get a bunch of true New...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-06-22, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,888
Posted By smiggles
Thank you Toadling and whpalmer4. I will give...

Thank you Toadling and whpalmer4. I will give this a try this week.
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-06-18, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,168
Posted By smiggles
I can see the point, but I think having a dialog...

I can see the point, but I think having a dialog box appear every time I want to delete something would be incredibly irritating. Nonetheless, if it is valuable to enough people, maybe they should...
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