Looking Up the Creation Date for To-Dos and Projects

Sometimes it’s helpful to see when you added an entry in Things. This article shows you how to find the creation date for any to-do or project.

Mac

Use Right-click

  1. On your Mac, open Things.
  2. Right-click any to-do or project.
  3. From the contextual menu, select Get Info.

Use the Menu

  1. On your Mac, open Things.
  2. Click any to-do or project to select it.
  3. In the menu bar at the top of your screen, click Items > Get Info.

If you want to create a shortcut for Get Info, you can do so by referring to Apple’s guidelines.

iPad

For To-Dos

  1. On your iPad, open Things.
  2. Tap a to-do to open it, then tap ... in the toolbar at the bottom of your screen.
  3. Tap Share > Get Info.

For Projects

  1. On your iPad, open Things.
  2. Enter a project and tap ... next to the project’s title.
  3. Tap Share > Get Info.

Use external accessories

You can also use a trackpad or mouse to get the creation date:

  1. On your iPad, open Things.
  2. Right-click any to-do or project.
  3. Click Share > Get Info.
iPhone

For To-Dos

  1. On your iPhone, open Things.
  2. Tap a to-do to open it, then tap ... in the toolbar at the bottom of your screen.
  3. Tap Share > Get Info.

For Projects

  1. On your iPhone, open Things.
  2. Enter a project and tap ... next to the project’s title.
  3. Tap Share > Get Info.

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