Outlook for Mac vs TiDy - GTD software comparison

GTD Software comparison: Outlook for Mac vs TiDy

 

Outlook for Mac

vs TiDy

Company Microsoft Corporation Longwitz Organisation & Consulting
Company name Microsoft Corporation Longwitz Organisation & Consulting
Rating ★★☆☆☆ ★★☆☆☆
TRO Ready 𐄂
Key features
  • unlimited contexts
  • reminders
  • projects (inline, subtasks)
  • 3 dates
  • auto sync
  • email (copy, link)
  • auto prioritization
  • projects (inline, field, hierachy)
  • 3 dates
  • auto sync
Description Microsoft Office 2011 Suite for Mac. Free Excel add-in for planning and reporting tasks and projects.
Home page Outlook for Mac TiDy
Tro training No TRO training available. No TRO training available.
Platform Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows XP, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Requires Intel Mac running Mac OS X v10.5.8 or higher Requies Microsoft Excel 2002 or later
Version 14.0.2
released: 2010-12-13
1.5.5
released: 2009-10-07
Release date 2010-12-13 2009-10-07
Type Commercial Commercial
Has free version
Free version notes Free 15 day trial Free feature-limited version
A paid version is available
Full price low $149.99 $7.98
Full price high $279.99 $7.98
Made specifically for GTD 0 0
Syncs with iCal, .Mac, Exchange Server (auto sync) Outlook (import), Excel (direct integration)
Sync methods Automatic Sync Import
Manual Sync
Direct Database Update
Mobile access
Email-to-task support Copy to Task
Link to Task
None
Categories Unlimited contexts Single context only
Time boxing No time boxing support No time boxing support
Number of date fields
Has reminders 𐄂
Can automatically prioritize tasks 𐄂
Project support Supports a single level of subtasks Projects can be nested within other projects
Calendar integration Projects can be copied to the calendar No support for integration between the tasklist and calendar
Features URL en.longwitz.ch/media/TiDy%20Manual.pdf
Screenshots URL
GTD setup notes
Data can be manipulated via an API 𐄂 𐄂
Short details
Category dimensions 1 2
Persistent reminders 𐄂 𐄂
Number of priority levels 3 99
Number of prioritization dimensions (besides dates, categories, etc.) 0 0
Collaboration and team support
  • Groups people into teams for projects or tasks
  • Tasks can be assigned to others
  • Tasks can be added to other people's lists
  • Outlook for Mac does not support teams or collaboration.
  • TiDy does not support teams or collaboration.
Date last reviewed 2011-02-16 2011-05-28

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