Working with Outstanding TODOs in the Project
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TODOs are a great way of tracking what is left to finish in a document. In Texifier, these are listed in the Sidebar of the project’s workspace in a pane with icon .


There are two ways to add a TODO to this list.

  • Use a comment starting with todo: % todo ....
  • Or use package todonotes that provides a \todo command: \todo{...}.


An example document is given as follows.

Writing TODOs in Texifier


% todo add reference
% todo: add reference
\todo{Another task procrastinated.}
% TODO Finish this argument
% This is not a todo.
% TODO -- Finish this subargument


The TODOs pane

The sidebar pane carrying the icon icon displays the TODOs.

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