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Re: Additional states for checkboxes
I am concerned an additional state would not be very intuitive. However, I share a similar interest in filtering some items from the task list. In the past (Zim .59) an alternative I used was a specific priority method and a minor tweak to the task list plugin.
There is an existing feature in the Task List dialog to "Only Show Actionable Tasks" that is based on labels and tags. See:
I don't really like explicitly tagging or labeling everything that I might NOT do but I do tend prioritize everything that I WILL do. To support this, I modified the task list plugin to identify non-actionable items as anything with a priority of 0. Enabling the "Only Show Actionable Tasks" options all 0 priority tasks are filtered.
From: Zim-wiki [mailto:zim-wiki-bounces+nathan.king=daimler.com@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Hella Riede
Sent: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 1:52 AM
Subject: Re: [Zim-wiki] Additional states for checkboxes
that sounds similar to a state "in progress" that I would find very convenient. Alternatively, a hint about how / where to define these states and icons would be very much appreciated as well.
Thanks and best wishes,
On 18/01/16 14:38, Steve Chadsey wrote:
> Zim checkbox states can be "open" (not checked), "OK" (checked, green
> checkmark) or "Not OK" (checked, red X). With my Zim workflow, it
> would be incredibly convenient to have an additional checkbox state.
> I would use it to indicate a state of "Not completed". It would be
> differentiated from "open" in that 1) it would use some new
> indicator/icon (like a yellow triangle), and 2) the item with this new
> state would not appear in the Task list. I'd like to request an
> enhancement to allow for this additional checkbox state. Ideally, the
> user would be able to configure multiple different checkbox states,
> and clicking on the checkbox would cycle through all configured states.
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