Grindstone is a free Microsoft Windows desktop software that enables users to make and manage appointments, track time spent on work and to manage tasks. The software comes with a standard desktop gadget-style stopwatch for manually controlling the time spent on each task, and a data panel for tracking, displaying and comparing scheduled tasks against the time available. It is simple to use, and the program includes easy to follow instructions. In addition, there is an extensive manual included with the software that provides step-by-step instructions for novice users. A start menu also comes with the software that lets the user select the programs, applications, icons and settings they want to use. There are options for protecting the privacy of the user's schedule, and customizing the Start menu to display the programs, applications and icons they prefer.
Grindstone has many advantages over similar apps. It has been found to be effective and efficient for scheduling and managing work, as well as for scheduling and managing personal events. Moreover, the epifeople software is simple to install, requiring no system administrators or computer knowledge. Users have access to an online forum for communicating with other users, which is primarily used for sharing information or discussing problems. In addition, this forum also allows users to discuss technical aspects of the program, such as scheduling and organizing tasks, as well as problems associated with the app itself.
The epifeople program works with most major Windows operating systems and is known to be efficient and accurate, even for tasks not scheduled or managed directly by the user. Additionally, the program provides various tools for tracking progress and managing work items, including a customizable Work Item tracker that can be accessed from the task manager for tracking the progress of scheduled work items and an easy-to-use dashboard for displaying scheduled work items. The Work Item manager provides several options for categorizing scheduled work items, as well as options for automatically storing work items for future reference. In addition, users can set up reminders for daily and weekly meetings with co-workers using the Grindstone chat feature.