How to change your swipe actions

Available for

  • Beginner
  • Pro
  • Business


  • iOS
  • Android

Todoist for iOS and Android allow you to change your Swipe actions at any time to decide which action you want to perform when swiping left or right over your task. When customizing your Swipe actions, you can choose whether to Select, Complete, Schedule or Delete your task with a single swipe gesture. Here’s how: 

Changing your swipe actions

  1. Tap on Browse in the bottom-right.
  2. Tap the gear icon in the top-right.
  3. Tap General.
  4. Scroll down to Swipe actions at the bottom of the screen.
  5. Choose whether you want to Select, CompleteSchedule, or Delete a task when swiping left or right. 

Quick tip

If you're using the Android app, you can view your project list at any time by dragging your finger from the bottom of the screen to the top of the screen.


You can only choose between Select, Complete, Schedule, and Delete for your swipe actions.