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Informant 5 Calendar

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Last Update
Dec 23, 2019
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3 901

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⭐4.5

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Informant is a trusted planner app with Calendar, Tasks, Projects, and Notes.<br><br>More than just a calendar app, Informant also organizes your tasks into projects, and has many options for your agenda organized. Informant is a planner in your pocket. <br><br>Free calendar app version or paid version unlocks more sync options and tasks, projects, contacts, and notes features. <br><br>It works with native Apple data including iCloud, Exchange, Outlook.com, Microsoft 365, Google Calendar, Yahoo, AOL and more. <br><br>Easy Immediate Setup. No account required. Use your current calendar accounts (free) or setup a Informant Sync account (paid feature). <br><br>NEWEST FEATURES:<br>-Improved Time selector: now using button pad input<br>-Use Siri to create tasks in Informant<br>-New weather feed<br>-Email-to-Task: View emails & easy turn emails into tasks.<br><br>MOST LOVED FEATURES:<br>-Customizable calendar layers & views: Use both local and iOS data calendars at the same time with direct sync options to various services.<br>-One purchase covers iPhone and iPad<br>-Show tasks and Calendar together on one view<br>-1 Day Daily Planner view<br>-7 Day Stacked Week calendar view<br>-30 Day monthly calendar view with tiny-text and emojis<br>-*Projects with Tasks, subtasks, and checklists<br>-Focus View: combines weather, and current day tasks and events<br>-*Sync: Informant Sync, Google sync, Native (iOS) data and more.<br>-*Triggers: create templates for frequently used appointments & tasks that you can trigger while typing event/task name<br>-*Saved Filters feature allows you to combine your calendars together into multiple display views while keeping the data separate.<br>-Powerful Customization of views, colors, tags, emoji, and sync options.<br>-Offline access. Access all your data, all the time. Internet connection only required for syncing.<br>-Trusted developer. Developing calendar & agenda apps for 21 years. <br>-TravelAssist: helps with scheduling appointments that will take place in other time zones.<br>-ForceTouch on App (when device supported) Icon for: Create new Task/Event/Note<br>- 3 Task Modes - Simple, GTD, or Franklin Covey. Manage your tasks in your own way!<br>-*Email integration. View emails & easy turn emails into tasks.<br><br>*CONNECT BUNDLE <br>(*Requires Subscription)<br>•Sync Options Include: Google Calendar & Tasks, Toodledo, Evernote, and Informant Sync<br>• Weather and Email integration<br><br>Sync Options<br>Note: Informant can access Native Apple data calendars/reminders so you can set up iCloud, Exchange, 365, Outlook.com, AOL, Yahoo, and more..<br><br>2 WAYS TO USE<br><br>#1) FREE <br> • Essential Calendaring with Apple Calendar support<br> • No Tasks/Projects, Notes, Contacts<br> • No Connect Bundle<br><br>#2) Subscribe<br> • Full features Access including: Full Calendaring, Tasks, Contacts, Notes with access to Apple Events and Reminders<br> • Free Updates<br> • Connect Bundle (email, sync & weather)<br> • Choose:<br>-Monthly: (30 days)<br> -Reverts to Free version after subscription ends<br>-Quarterly: (90 days)<br> -Reverts to Free version after subscription ends<br>-Year: (365 days)<br> -Get a 7 Day trial of full version by selecting this option.<br><br>Subscription automatically renews and your account will be charged unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Subscriptions are billed through iTunes every 30/90/365 days (as selected by you) until cancelled. Manage subscriptions including cancel or auto-renew on/off in iTunes Account Settings after purchase. No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period. <br><br>SO MUCH MORE!<br>Visit https://www.pocketinformant.com/ for more information!<br>Our privacy Policy: https://www.pocketinformant.com/company-press/privacy/<br>Terms and Conditions: https://www.pocketinformant.com/tou/<br><br>Franklin Covey, GTD and Getting Things Done are Trademarks of their respective owners.

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Primate1
Nov 21, 2019

My first (one star) review was during a period of becoming reacquainted with this multifaceted application after my absence from it for a considerable time. My frustration levels mounted as I attempted to relearn how to accomplish what I wanted while experiencing the delays involved with getting answers to my questions (I usually received detailed replies the next day, but I have always been the type of person who wants to accomplish things immediately). Eventually I became more familiar with its attributes and its limitations. The attributes of this app far outweigh its limitations. I have found that it’s syncing limitations are not its own, but lie with the limited scope of the calendars and reminders I wanted to sync with. Informant’s functions are far beyond the abilities of other applications. With that in mind I have learned to just refer to the native Apple calendar for shared information and to use the power and versatility of Informant to accomplish my planning and documentation needs. It’s Notes section crashes, but I am advised that has been identified and will be corrected with the next release. In the meantime I have found a workaround.

Vickystreehouse
Jan 05, 2019

I used Pocket informant in 2013 but became frustrated with the inability to prioritize tasks. Finally went back to paper planning due to lack of customizability. I decided to give digital planning another try, and being familiar with pocket informant tried it first. While the app is visually pleasing, and much easier to use, still unable to prioritize tasks. It would be super easy to drag and drop, especially since this is available in the project view. The tasks actually laid up and seem like they’re going to move, but then don’t stay re-ordered. Very frustrating. The notes section needs a lot of work. Unfortunately I’m going to have to continue to use Notability for this functionality. There’s no Apple Pencil support which is a big drawback. One nice thing is the ability to customize to GTD or Franklin Covey. However neither of these systems is conducive to putting in tasks quickly, which is why you need to be able to manually re-order tasks on the go. I’ve had to contact support twice, the first time I never got an answer, the second time their response was less than awesome since it was essentially sorry no but hey go re-posted on this website and give the engineers some ideas. If this were a free app that would be an acceptable response but I paid for a year subscription so I think maybe you could just forward my email on and save me the trip.

MostlyHarmlessMD
Jul 28, 2019

I’ve been using informant for years and I love the layout and most other features, however I’m getting frustrated enough there I am sadly looking for a different calendar app. My frustration mostly comes from constant sync issues. I payed the subscription price for informant sync and it absolutely does not sync between my devices no matter what I do. It also does not automatically update my subscription calendars and doesn’t update them manually either on the new app. On the old app I would unsubscribe and subscribe again whenever issues arose (not ideal, but I really wanted to keep using the app), but on the new app attempt to subscribe give me a statement that apple requires secure server use starting with HTTPS (which it does!!!!!!!!!) And the app completely just doesn’t recognize it. I also (on the new app) was not able to sign into my informant sync account that I payed for (it just tells me user not found - and I know my account info was correct), so I can’t use any of the ‘payed’ features (which by now are all the features). I am extremely disappointed. I used to love this app and it has become unusable for me. I am constantly worried that it’s not going to sync correctly and I’ll miss something important and I feel cheated after I payed for informant sync and can’t use that either. I can’t use a calendar app I can’t trust regardless of how much I love the layout.

Shopfischer
May 16, 2018

I completely concur with the ‘WalrusTexas’ review: I also chose Pocket Informant when I switched from Palm to iPhone because there wasn’t a calendar app out there that could manage all the repeating event/task iterations I need for my 8 life-areas with enough color choices to help visually distinguish them quickly. I’ve been recommending this app highly for years (yes, since Palm bit the dust) and assuring them that the relatively high cost was worth EVERY cent they’d pay for it! However, I too find the roller dial to select appt times cumbersome because the right thumb (my preference in use) tends to hit the ‘most bites’ section when I’m trying to reach over it to pick the hour section. This feature still needs some work. I’ve submitted a suggestion that might solve 90-95% of this problem. Add a button or place to choose “__:00” or “__:30” for the minutes with one tap. 95% of the time appts or tasks are scheduled or rescheduled on the hour or half hour, so this would greatly expedite entries, as I often overshoot the :00 or :30 when I’m using the roller bar 10-20x per day! Thank you in advance for your consideration. Keep up the great work! LOVE this app‼️

kiz2015
Sep 10, 2019

I see no advantage to Siri’s functioning as a habit tracker to remind me to make a note every day at 3 pm if I’m not going to remember a week from now that I made it. I’ve been using this app since my first Pocket PC. The notes feature does not, and never has, integrated well with the rest of the app. It’s always seemed like an afterthought. I want to be able to see all my appointments, all my tasks and all my notes related to a given project on one screen. The closest I’ve been able to get is by creating a Smart Filter for the project and then setting Focus View to show the Smart Filter, Notes, plus some additional filtering of the calendar and tasks. But the notes feature is flaky. My notes either show up only on the date I create them or the date I pin them to. And I can’t filter the notes to be project specific in Focus View. One more feature that would be nice . . . convert a completed task to a note. I have no problem with the subscription based model. I would pay just as much for a new paper planner every year. But it seems like the revenues collected go toward just trying to keep up with Apple’s bells and whistles and never delivering on features that should have been added years ago.

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About Informant 5 Calendar

Developed by Fanatic Software, Inc..

Informant 5 Calendar is ranking in   Productivity & Business

Last update was at Dec 23, 2019and the current version is 5.54.

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Informant 5 Calendar have a 3 901a user reviews.

Informant 5 Calendar was released in the App Store. It is developed by Fanatic Software, Inc., who have also released the following apps.

Informant 5 Calendar has 3 901 user reviews.​

Informant 5 Calendar has an average rating of 4.5. ​The latest version of Informant 5 Calendar 5.54​ ​​was ​released on Dec 23, 2019​.

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