Getting Started

This page covers Everdo installation and first steps.


Everdo is available for Windows, Linux, macOS, Android and iOS. Below are installation instructions for each platform.

Downloading the desktop app

To download the latest desktop app for your platform, use the download form at the top of A download link to the latest stable package will be sent to your email address.

Installing on Windows and MacOS

Download and run the appropriate installer:

  • .exe for Windows
  • .dmg for MacOS

Installing on Linux

There are two ways to install Everdo on Linux:

  • Use a package suitable for your distribution. The installer is available AppImage, deb, pacman formats.
  • Use the official Everdo Snap package.

The AppImage package is a self-contained executable, so you should be able to run it directly on any major Linux distribution.

$ chmod +x ~/Downloads/Everdo-1.3.6.AppImage
$ ~/Downloads/Everdo-1.3.6.AppImage

To install the deb package on Ubuntu, use the following commands.

$ sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/everdo_1.3.6_amd64.deb 
$ sudo apt-get install -f

To install the pacman package on Arch Linux, run

$ sudo pacman -U ~/Downloads/everdo-1.3.6.pacman

Installing Everdo for Android

Everdo for Android is available from Everdo on Google Play.

Alternatively you can get the latest official Everdo APK on our forum.

Installing Everdo for iOS

Everdo for iOS is available on the App Store.

Next steps

Once you’ve installed Everdo on your devices, you might be interested in the following steps.

Setting up data synchronization

If you wish to run Everdo on multiple devices and have them work with shared data, then it’s important to set up data sync. Proceed to Everdo sync configuration to do so.

Getting started with GTD (Getting Things Done)

Since Everdo is built around Getting Things Done methodology, it’s important to understand its main concepts. You can start with this great guide on GTD in 15 minutes for a brief overview.

Learn how to use Everdo effectively

Everdo looks simple on the surface, but it has a lot of important and useful features, some of which are not easy to find. Proceed to features to learn more about the available functionality.

Get further help

We encourage you to review this manual, because it focuses on many of the frequently asked questions. But don’t get discouraged if the answer you are looking for is missing. The next step is to search Everdo Forum, or even join the community.

Last modified October 31, 2020