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Change Multiple Reminders at once


ejvandalen

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That would be cool. Meanwhile the best workaround I can think of is to export the notebook, write a script to find and replace the reminder dates (the export should be a single XML file), and then reimport.

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1 hour ago, ejvandalen said:

I have 42 notes that I need to change the reminder date on. I have to do it to each one individually. I should be able to select them all and change them all at once.

Which platform?  

Mass reminder changes is not an Evernote feature, but can be scripted on Evernote/Mac

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4 hours ago, ejvandalen said:

I'm using Evernote Mac. Can you briefly describe how to script it?

The first step is to select the notes in Evernote

Second,  launch the Script Editor app5a9736810b61e_ScreenShot2018-02-28at15_06_28.png.c614ffe7bd1d4a6fabd7631a45922d34.png
This app comes free with every Mac installation

Enter the commands to execute

  • First statement identifies theNotes as the selected notes
  • Next, a repeat loop to pass through every note
  • Within the loop, the action required - a statement to set the reminder time

Click run ( 5a9737324d091_ScreenShot2018-02-28at15_11_22.png.07f1c9ee10e8016cac7936590f111883.png ) to run the script

  • tell application "Evernote" to set theNotes to selection
    repeat with theNote in theNotes     
         tell application "Evernote" to set reminder time of theNote to date "Monday, January 1, 2018 at 00:00:00"
    end repeat
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On 3/1/2018 at 12:11 PM, DTLow said:

The first step is to select the notes in Evernote

Second,  launch the Script Editor app5a9736810b61e_ScreenShot2018-02-28at15_06_28.png.c614ffe7bd1d4a6fabd7631a45922d34.png
This app comes free with every Mac installation

Enter the commands to execute

  • First statement identifies theNotes as the selected notes
  • Next, a repeat loop to pass through every note
  • Within the loop, the action required - a statement to set the reminder time

Click run ( 5a9737324d091_ScreenShot2018-02-28at15_11_22.png.07f1c9ee10e8016cac7936590f111883.png ) to run the script

  • tell application "Evernote" to set theNotes to selection
    repeat with theNote in theNotes     
         tell application "Evernote" to set reminder time of theNote to date "Monday, January 1, 2018 at 00:00:00"
    end repeat

Do you know the script to set reminders on the selected notes, but without a due date?

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On 11/26/2019 at 2:06 PM, Rufus M said:

Do you know the script to set reminders on the selected notes, but without a due date?

set reminder order  of theNote instead of reminder time

>>I tried this, but it didn't seem to work:

I could have been clearer;   set reminder order of theNote to <value>

This is a date field; current date should work

>>I tried typing in the date a number of different ways, but they were all rejected.

I just ran this script successfully

tell application "Evernote"
     
set theNotes to selection
     
repeat with theNote in theNotes
          
set reminder order of theNote to current date
     
end repeat
end tell

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10 minutes ago, DTLow said:

set reminder order  of tneNote

I tried this, but it didn't seem to work:

tell application "Evernote"

set theNotes to get selection

repeat with theNote in theNotes

set reminder order of theNote

end repeat

end tell

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31 minutes ago, DTLow said:

I could have been clearer;   set reminder order of theNote to <value>

This is a date field; current date should work

I tried typing in the date a number of different ways, but they were all rejected.

Is there any way to set the reminder without a date?

 

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10 minutes ago, Rufus M said:

I tried typing in the date a number of different ways, but they were all rejected.

Is there any way to set the reminder without a date?

I just ran this script successfully

tell application "Evernote"
     
set theNotes to selection
     
repeat with theNote in theNotes
          
set reminder order of theNote to current date
     
end repeat
end tell

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11 minutes ago, William Freire said:

An easy way to remove alarms from selected notes

Your post has been merged with an ongoing discussion for this feature
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