Enter recurring tasks into one of Daily, Weekly, Monthly and Yearly checklists. Access each list with a simple tap.
Interval setting for task allows you to create task that repeat at irregular interval such as biweekly, every 3 days, every 4 months etc.
Home tab provides a dashboard view of all tasks from Daily/Weekly/Monthly/Yearly list that are happening today. It is a one-stop listing for checking off today's tasks.
Tap on the list title for iPhone or view icon for iPad to toggle different view for the list. View is grouping of tasks. For example Yearly list has views that group the tasks into monthly, quarterly and half-yearly views.
It is easy to give context to tasks. Define your own context and use it to organize your tasks, such as to separate tasks for home and for work. Use context filter to display only tasks for a context. Each task can be assigned to one context.
Tags are keywords that help describe the tasks. Assign one or more tags to each task and use the tag filter to limit what to display in list view.
Tap on the filter bar for iPhone or filter icon for iPad to setup filters using context or tags. Filter bar on iPhone is the orange color bar below the navigation bar.
Create alerts to send you notifications on or before the task. Notifications can be turn off from the app settings.
Setup to auto-uncheck for each daily/weekly/monthly/yearly list. This will reset the checklist to a clean slate. For example you can setup to auto-uncheck all weekly tasks at every Monday morning 1am.
There is no free or lite version of Routines.