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Sort Reminders on Mac Automatically

Written by Hassan Abbas

The effort to make and sort reminders on MAC devices becomes quite reasonable. As you make reminders you ultimately pile up your to-do list in a tidy and organized manner. This is helping you in your daily tasks when you are struggling with a huge burden or responsibilities. Keeping a trace and sorting out from files the tasks become quite easy. However, if you want to sort a reminder within a file it may become a little hectic. Because iOS is not allowing you to do this automatically for now. But the good news is that you can automatically be sorting reminders on your MAC devices quite easily.

Sort reminders on MAC


How to sort reminders on MAC

You can easily sort your reminders just within a snap of fingers. You need to follow a number of quite easy steps to do so.

  • Open the Reminder app on your MAC.
  • Select the file you wish to sort.
  • Tap on View.
  • Then go to Sort By. From here you may select an option for sorting as per your wish. These options include manually, date, priority, creation date, or title.

Sort completed reminders on MAC

You can sort your completed tasks as well. They will be sorted just the way the uncompleted tasks are sorted. However, these uncompleted tasks will be sorted independently. For this purpose, follow these easy steps.

  • Scroll down the page and hit Show.
  • Follow the above steps again. View> Sort By> your preferred option.

Advantages of automatic sorting

If you want to sort every single folder with a different option. It is possible because you can individually apply your sorting choice to each folder that you add. It becomes quite easy to customize your reminder folder that way you want.

Since this app is updated in 2019, it has more to give you. If you want to learn more about the uses of a new updated version of the reminder app for MAC. Read more.


MAC has surpassed iOS in giving us a free hand to customize our reminder the way we want. So that we can sort our tasks, the way we want gives us a prominent margin.

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About the author

Hassan Abbas

Tech enthusiast with too many items on his wish-list and not nearly enough money! Specializing in all things tech, with a slight Apple bent he has been writing for various blogs for the best part of (too many) years

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