Sometimes I work on a bus or in places, where I can't use internet.
Is there a way to use Trello offline?
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As of January 27 2017, the Trello app for iOS and Android now works offline natively.
Different locales are seeing this roll out in a staggered manner but it should be available to you soon if it isn't already.
There is currently no way to use Trello offline.
However, if you do go offline, Trello will inform you and will update your board when you're back online.
As of July 2015, (question asked back in 2011) you still (!) can't do much offline beyond see lists of cards, but:
Yes, we are working on this. We have a plan on what we need to do. It's a big project and it will be a long while before we have something to show you.
You can currently:
- create cards while offline
- add comments while offline
- upload attachments while offline
- view cached boards while offline
We are working on expanding this. We have a plan on what we need to do. It's a big project and it will be a long while before we have something to show you.
...unfortunately, other than viewing my lists, I can't do anything [while offline] without it falling apart.
Any editing to my board (e.g. adding a list, adding a card , editing card details) is usually not registered and, in some cases, causes the app to crash.
For the desktop users: I am working on something that may help (Linux/Windows users for now)
It's called Focus|Project for Trello it's still in development (long story :) ) but I also am a user (on Ubuntu).
It is not meant to be a replacement for Trello at all, but an addition: expect a "single card + list grid view" rather than a board or timeline.
Do expect past board data + a growing offline mode, image editing, dark UI and a battery-friendly nature rather than collaboration, chat, power-ups & animations.
Feature-wise it might be more or less used to bridge an hour or two of a journey or unexpected outage, assuming the project planning part is mostly already done (eg. card members cannot be edited yet) and the app is in regular (not necessarily continuous) use - i.e. can update.
There are silly mistakes/bugs at this point, partly as I have been going for prototyping features for a while to see if things will work - I think it's soon ready to aim for a bit more seriousness again.
For now, I suppose it's better than nothing - do feel free to
Try! (of course)
Let me know your biggest pain point (only one please! I am snowed under ... I can't help spotting problems myself :) if there's visible interest - there's development I guess)
Show interest (but not be too hard - e.g. you may need to restart it after going back online to see the changes)
Grab a license (on Win), whether free, or even - somewhat speculatively - a pro and thereby support development