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Current version: 2.116 from September 21st, 2014

There is only one Hybrid-Installer for Windows 32/64 bit.
DesktopReminderSetup.exe (ca.20MB)

System requirements

Computer with 32- or 64-bit operating system:
  • Windows 8,
  • Windows 7,
  • Vista,
  • Windows XP

.NET Framework 4.0 (if the .NET Framework 4.0 is absent, the setup.exe will ask you to automatically install it. The .NET Framework can be also independently downloaded from the Microsoft web site and installed on your own.)


- The button "Remind me later" can close all alarm windows
- Task editing and marking as done can be made using context menu in the task list
- New column "Last modified" in the notepad list
- New button for adding a separator line in the note editor
- Today date and current time can be inserted to the task description using context menu
- fix: import of ICalendar files was not successful if there were tasks previously exported with custom categories in the *.ics file

- Multiple notes can be open simultaneously
- fix: An error was shown for a repeated task after clicking "Remind later" and then "Task is done" in the alarm window
- fix: Some dialogs were not optimally shown for large system fonts (150%)

- Task grouping by the note in the PRO version
- User experience was optimized
- fix: Dialog for the import of ICS files was incorrectly shown

- "Notepad" with 5 notes in the FREE version and unlimited notes in PRO
- Linking of tasks with notes,
- Appending task to its note after the task is done

- User friendly dialog for backup restoring
- Export to ICalendar file format (*.ics)
- Font size can be modified
- "Clear filter" button
- Alarm window can be controlled with keyboard shortcuts (ALT+...)
- Alarm windows can be placed in the background leaving the main window in the front
- fix: Changing settings of the print preview has set always the daily view for the calendar

- .NET 4.0 as target platform

v.2.56 (last version targeting .NET 2.0)
- First day of week can be customized in the PRO version
- Row height can be changed, printing of tasks with multiple lines is possible

- Support for Windows 8
- Time formatting and the user interface language can be set in the program options

Task import from iCalendar files (*.ics)

- New setting telling if the program should stay minimized after the Windows start or its main window should be shown

- Custom task categories and category editor in the PRO version
- Setting category for multiple tasks is possible

- completely new user interface with ribbon in MS Office 2010 style
Date Navigator (small calendar) for the task list even in the FREE version
- Docking functionality for the Date Navigator
- Task summary as a balloon in system tray
- New columns "Week of year", "Year" and "Month" in the task list
Task grouping by status, year, month, week in the PRO version

- 30 new skins / themes, i.e. "High Contrast" for better accessibility

- Simple daily backup of the database file

- Info in the task list about age or elapsed time since birthday or other anniversary

Other downloads

Portable version (.NET 4.0 required)

The last version supporting .NET 2.0