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This table summarizes the filters and other options available inside a tasks block.

Filters Sort Group Display
done
not done
sort by status group by status  
done (before, after, on) <date>
has done date
no done date
done date is invalid
sort by done group by done hide done date
starts (before, after, on) <date>
has start date
no start date
start date is invalid
sort by start group by start hide start date
scheduled (before, after, on) <date>
has scheduled date
no scheduled date
scheduled date is invalid
sort by scheduled group by scheduled hide scheduled date
due (before, after, on) <date>
has due date
no due date
due date is invalid
sort by due group by due hide due date
happens (before, after, on) <date>
has happens date
no happens date
  group by happens  
is recurring
is not recurring
  group by recurring  
    group by recurrence hide recurrence rule
priority is (above, below)? (low, none, medium, high) sort by priority group by priority hide priority
  sort by urgency   show urgency
path (includes, does not include) <path>
path (regex matches, regex does not match) /regex/i
sort by path group by path  
    group by root  
    group by folder  
filename (includes, does not include) <filename>
filename (regex matches, regex does not match) /regex/i
  group by filename  
heading (includes, does not include) <string>
heading (regex matches, regex does not match) /regex/i
  group by heading  
    group by backlink hide backlink
description (includes, does not include) <string>
description (regex matches, regex does not match) /regex/i
sort by description    
tag (includes, does not include) <tag>
tags (include, do not include) <tag>
tag (regex matches, regex does not match) /regex/i
tags (regex matches, regex does not match) /regex/i
sort by tag
sort by tag <tag_number>
group by tags  
Combining Filters      
(filter 1) AND (filter 2)      
(filter 1) OR (filter 2)      
NOT (filter 1)      
(filter 1) XOR (filter 2)      
(filter 1) AND NOT (filter 2)      
(filter 1) OR NOT (filter 2)      
(filter 1) AND ((filter 2) OR (filter 3))      
Other Filter Options      
exclude sub-items      
limit to <number> tasks
limit <number>
     
Other Layout Options      
hide edit button      
hide task count      
short mode      
Other Instructions      
explain      
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