The Ultimate Windows 8 App “Great Task 2” Is A Feature-Rich To-do List Management Application With Full Google Tasks Synchronization

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New York and Shanghai based global mobile apps developing team New Magi has just launched their newest version of Windows 8 to-do list tool "Great Task 2", which provides powerful task editing and organizing functions, reliable reminder, recurring tasks, and fully synchronization with Google tasks, including arbitrary levels of sub-tasks. Check out the website for more details at

Great Task2 with full Google tasks synchronization

Great Task 2 with Full Google Tasks Synchronization

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Great Task is an ultimate to-do list management application for Windows 8. The new launch of version 2 available in Windows Store provides the ability to synchronize with the user’s Google tasks. The latest version of Great Task carries full loaded of features help users be more productive on creating and organizing shopping lists, work tasks and study plans etc. Great Task is, in fact, packed with much more key functions than its competitors.

Through a fine-tuned elegant and intuitive interface, Great Task provides a comprehensive solution for all sort of to-do management tasks. Housewives can use recurring tasks to get reminded by the end of each month to pay bills and reload inventories. Businessmen can set up reminders to avoid missing important meetings. Students can breakdown study plan into workable tasks, and keep notes in each individual task or subtask.

Once signed in with a Google account, Great Task is able to synchronize to-do lists with the user’s Google tasks smoothly, backup all local editions to the cloud, and, once needed, retrieve them back to any Windows device by signing in the same Google account in Great Task. And what is even better, Great Task supports dual profiles on each device, one is synchronized with Google tasks, the other one is local only profile (by default called the “Local Profile”). By putting task lists and tasks into the local only profile, they stay only on one device, and will not clutter user’s well-organized Google tasks account.

Other than full Google tasks support, Great Task also leverage many of the cutting-edge Windows 8 capabilities. Live tile preview of today’s tasks, task notifications even when Great Task is closed, convenient snapped view support, sharing task list to other application like Mail or Facebook. With all those deep integrations with the system, Great Task creates the best to-do list management experience for users.


Powerful to-do management

  • Multiple lists
  • Multiple levels of subtasks
  • Notes
  • Due date
  • Reminder
  • Recurring tasks

Clean, easy-to-use user interface

  • Click task to show quick operation buttons
  • Change task level from quick operation buttons easily
  • Drag and drop to reorder tasks
  • The entire subtasks tree will be moved together when move the parent task
  • Smart-Drop feature saves time by automatically determines drop position
  • Show today’s tasks (or all tasks) side-by-side with the task list currently working on

Full synchronization with Google tasks

  • Backup task lists to Google tasks, and retrieve them back anytime on any device
  • Preserve all subtask levels perfectly
  • Automatically merge all editions from any device
  • Smart resolve any conflicts without any manual interfering

Flexible multiple profiles

  • One synchronized with user’s Google tasks
  • One stay locally on one device. Avoid cluttering the Google tasks account

Tightly integration with Windows 8 system

  • Shows today’s tasks and counts in start screen live tile
  • Show notifications for reminders even when Great Task is closed
  • Enable background notification to get notified even when screen is locked
  • Fully support snapped view mode
  • Share to-do list to other application like Mail, Notes or Facebook

System Requirements:
Windows 8, Windows RT or later

Pricing and Availability:

Great Task is available now in the Windows Store for free, full featured only with a few limits. Through an in-app purchasing for only $1.99, power users can upgrade to Pro version, unlock sync frequency, unlimited amount of lists and tasks, and remove ads, enjoy the full power of the Great Task.

Get Great Task for free from Windows Store

About New Magi, the producer of Great Task:

Founded in 2012 by a small global team based in New York and Shanghai. Targeting mobile applications and solutions that help people improve their daily work and enjoy life.

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