Due dates in lists?

Hi all!

 

New Trello user here. I'd like to have a due date for each list. That way I can keep my team moving on a tight schedule by forcing them to complete/move cards to each list by a certain date. 

How do I do that?

thanks!

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Matthew N Community Champion Jun 27, 2017

Hey Richard

It's not possible to add a due date for the list itself, only the cards within the list.  

You can use Butlerbot to assist you with assigning a due date to each card that is added to a list by using a command such as when i add a card to list "Big Date", set due for 6/14/2017 to reduce the clicks it takes to assign a due date to each card.

ok awesome thanks! I'll have to learn that!

For now I'm basically just writing the Due Date in the list name  ha ha!

ie: 

Quality Check (due: Thur 29)

 

 

Matthew, 

How exactly do I set a condition in Butlerbot like your: 'when I add a card to list x'? For some reason, I'm either over looking the function or it isn't available for me. 

Could you elaborate? 

Thanks! 

Matthew N Community Champion Aug 08, 2017

Hey Bart

are you using the Butler power up or did you add Butler to your board from the official butler board?

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