1. eshields1014's Avatar
    I set my task in my BB for today at 5:30pm so that when i get home after work it will go off and remind me that I have some things that I want to get done, but after I saved it a few min later it popped up asking if i would like to label in progress or completed. I went back into the task and tried to save it as not started it says "The reminder cannot be set becuase its time has passed.: but I sent the time for 5:30 pm pacific time and its only 9:10am...Why is it doing this? Do I have to leave it as in progress and set the reminder for 9 hours and it will go off when I get home that way? How does this work
    05-12-09 11:12 AM
  2. Username5300's Avatar
    That is strange, make sure that the time and day are correct and when you goto save it mark it as in progress.
    05-12-09 11:17 AM
  3. eshields1014's Avatar
    It is set a May 12th 5:30 PM so I am not sure what I am doing wrong here...
    05-12-09 11:19 AM
  4. Username5300's Avatar
    Ok delete that and try another one from start
    05-12-09 11:21 AM
  5. eshields1014's Avatar
    Okay ill get back to you one second
    05-12-09 11:21 AM
  6. eshields1014's Avatar
    Okay so here is what I have entered and lets see what happens...

    Task name...
    Status - Not started
    Priority - High
    Due By - date May 12th 5:30 pm
    Time Zone - Pacific (-8)
    Reminder - Relative 8 Hours
    Recurrence - None
    Categories - None
    Notes - Filled in
    Closed out of app
    05-12-09 11:26 AM
  7. Kellina's Avatar
    This may seems stupid but did you check the date in your berry settings? Maybe it's set wrong???
    05-12-09 11:30 AM
  8. eshields1014's Avatar
    ok now it popped up TUES TO DO Mark as completed mark in progress or dismiss
    Berry date 9:32 am Tue May 12th
    05-12-09 11:32 AM
  9. Kellina's Avatar
    Okay, I did this on my phone, I believe your problem is the reminder setting being 8 hours prior, which is what has already passed.

    Try setting your reminder to 15 mins or something and see if that works.
    05-12-09 11:32 AM
  10. eshields1014's Avatar
    Nope if you look above i had set it for 9 hours that didn't work so then i set it for 8 hours and that didnt work either
    05-12-09 11:38 AM
  11. eshields1014's Avatar
    then i tired to set it for 945 am just to see what it would do. cannot be set because time has passed....huh!
    05-12-09 11:42 AM
  12. eshields1014's Avatar
    I set it for 530pm reminder to go off in 7 hours... waiting a few min to see if same mesg pops up
    05-12-09 11:49 AM
  13. eshields1014's Avatar
    If i don't set a reminder time, will it automaticly go off at 5:30 the time i set for the task?
    05-12-09 11:55 AM
  14. StrwBerryBlond's Avatar
    First thing I would do is a battery pull & then try again starting a brand new task. If nothing else atleast all the trouble you're going through to remember your to do list should keep you from forgetting lol

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    05-12-09 12:09 PM