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Visual Interactive Taskwarrior full-screen terminal interface

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Visual Interactive Taskwarrior full-screen terminal interface.

For VIT 1.3, visit here


  • Fully-customizable key bindings (default Vim-like)
  • Uncluttered display
  • No mouse
  • Speed
  • Per-column colorization
  • Advanced tab completion
  • Multiple/customizable themes
  • Override/customize column formatters
  • Intelligent sub-project indenting



Follow the directions in

Quick start

Run vit --help from the command line for basic usage instructions.

Run vit from the command line to start VIT with default config, report, and filters.

While VIT is running, type :help followed by enter to review basic command/navigation actions.


  • VIT will suggest to install a default user config file if none exists -- it's fully commented with all configuration options, check it out.
  • Do vit --help (know the vit command line arguments)
  • Do :help in vit (look over the "commands")
  • Use an xterm terminal (for full color support)
  • For suggestions on further tweaks, see
  • VIT handles task coloring differently than Taskwarrior, see for more details




Follow the directions in


Interested in the architecture, or in helping out with development? See

In tribute

Our friend and collaborator Steve Rader passed away in May 2013. We owe a lot to Steve for his excellent work, and so vit is preserved, maintained and continued.

Taskwarrior Team

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