Add desktop notification/reminders for Glip tasks

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In response to rtayyeb on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/rtayyeb/status/88... plz add a feature where we can get a notification at the time of or a few minutes before a task is due. This would be very helpful!
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I assume you are referring to Desktop notifications, but if not can you clarify please?

If it helps, there are email notifications which you can access and setup by clicking  File> Preferences, and then scroll down to the section titled Email & Mobile Notifications.

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Thanks for the clarification, Rida :)
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So... what became of this? We are having the same need and it is silly that you can't be notified of an event or task coming due. What is worse, it that Glip only seems to recognize days, which end at 12 midnight, so if I have a task coming due at 3pm on Thursday, Glip will not show it overdue till Friday. Currently the only thing that is remotely like that is I will get an email every morning for overdue tasks, but otherwise I can only see the overdue status in Glip - but I must purposely go look. We work with teams, so this needed functionality should work there, as well as in personal tasks and calendar. Is this BASIC functionality something we can expect soon or no. I know Glip is free, but we are Premium subscribers and it would seem that Glip should have this functionality.  
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Hello! Our Glip team is working on making our notification settings better. I don't have many details but in the 2nd half of the year, we will be rolling out some changes in this area.
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Ok, thanks - hopefully they will address what I have spoken of. Will looking forward to seeing the improvements.
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Slack has an option to " /remind @name, task, time " enter that command on your own channel and get a reminder at that exact time.  do you have something like that not even related to a task? 
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled glip task notifications/reminders.

timed reminders- is there a setting already that allows you to set up reminders to pop up at certain times of the day? I know you can get the email that has a to do list on it, but i'm looking, for example, a 4pm reminder to check the schedule for the next day, or a 10am reminder to make a call to xyz client... we could use outlook to do it but we would love to keep all comms and tasks in one place... thanks in advance! 
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your reply just proves or shows my point of it being a year since it was mentioned and after the second half of the year as Saadet mentioned above and still nothing.
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Did they add snooze, reminder? I still don't see it