What would make Wunderlist better?

Visible Subtasks

I'm new to Wunderlist so please tell me if I've somehow missed a setting for this.. It would be great to have the subtasks visible under each todo in the list. But with an expand/collapse + symbol against each todo so you can hide/display its subtasks. I find it unclear if a todo has subtasks when they are tucked away in the properties pane.

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      • Paul CPaul C commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        At the right of the task line are the symbols indicating whether the task repeats and whether it has notes.
        One of the symbols needs to indicate the presence of SUB-TASKS.

        Also the symbols are TOO VAGUE, TOO SMALL, TOO UNINTUITIVE. Make them bigger, more obvious, and in BOLD, NOT FEINT.

      • Della J.Della J. commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Is Wunderlist even responding to these feature requests anymore? I have seen this request written many ways in a few forums, and NO new feature. Todoist may get my subscription...but I would prefer Wunderlist. I have got to be able to see tasks without clicking on them... #wunderlist @wunderlist

      • Vijay RohomVijay Rohom commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I recently moved to TODOist because it supports this feature. But their free version does not support reminders. I think if wunderlist adds this feature it will make it complete.

      • Catharine ZivkovicCatharine Zivkovic commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I am shocked that Wunderlist doesn't offer this feature. I am also new to this app, and this may well be a deal breaker for me. How could this app possibly get such good reviews without this essential feature? There is a good chance I won't stick around long enough to see if they fix this.

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Why does no one from the dev team gives us attention?? I dont like the lack of caring from this company.

      • Armin HeinleinArmin Heinlein commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        It would be great if you can see all not completed ( or completed) subtasks on the left side as a list. Kind of what OmniFocus offers on the Mac OS.

      • monnibomonnibo commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        My boyfriend and I both use Wunderlist and completely agree. We both have free accounts and don’t need more than 25 subtasks, so that’s fine.

        When you click on a task that has subtasks (particularly on mobile) it opens up the task into the window. It would be nice if when we tapped the Pin icon (that denotes a task has sub items) it would expand within the main list.

      • Dave BahrDave Bahr commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        and as someone who is blind, my screen reader doesn't tell me if a task has subtasks, it is silent even when I tab over to the subtask field in the properties of the task itself. The only way I know is by toggling what's called Browse Mode on when I'm there (it's a way to interact with a webpage using keyboard navigation).

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Collapsable lists of subtasks are essential and I am really surprised that this feature is not possible yet.

        Equally several levels of hierarchy with folders and subfolders should be possible

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