Install Todoist for Linux


  • Linux

When using a device running on Linux, there are several ways to install Todoist.

Install Todoist using Snap

  1. If you don't already have Snap installed on your Linux device, follow the steps to install it on your Linux distribution.
  2. Open a terminal.
  3. Enter this command to install Todoist: sudo snap install todoist.
  4. Enter this command to inhibit refreshes of snaps while running: sudo snap set core experimental.refresh-app-awareness=true. Without this command, the refreshes could be disruptive to the operation of the Todoist app.
  5. Open Todoist.

Install Todoist using AppImage

  1. Open the latest release page of AppImageLauncher.
  2. Download and install the Lite version of AppImageLauncher for your system's architecture (either x86_64 or i386) and distribution.

    If there are issues with the Lite version, install the standard version.

  3. Download the latest Todoist AppImage.
  4. Open a terminal.
  5. Run the following command: ail-cli integrate <path to downloaded Todoist AppImage>

    For example:

    ail-cli integrate ~/Downloads/Todoist-linux-arm64-8.8.1.AppImage

  6. Open Todoist.

Update Todoist to the latest version using AppImage

  1. Download the latest Todoist AppImage.
  2. Move it to the ~/Applications directory and replace the old Todoist AppImage.
  3. Open Todoist the same way you would normally open any other application.

Uninstall Todoist using Snap

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Uninstall Todoist by running sudo snap remove todoist.

Uninstall Todoist using AppImage

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. You can uninstall Todoist AppImage in two ways:
    • Uninstall the app by running rm ~/Applications/Todoist-*.AppImage
    • Uninstall the AppImageLauncher Lite by running ~/Downloads/appimagelauncher-lite-*.AppImage uninstall.