People have some Very Strong Opinions on the Microsoft To Do icons

Microsoft To Do
(Image credit: Microsoft)

Icons might be among the smallest of UI design elements, but they have one of the most important jobs – to communicate clearly and quickly. From the battery symbol to the settings cog, several designs are instantly recognisable. And then there's Microsoft To Do's  icons.

Reddit users are torn over the Daily, Weekly and Monthly icons, which are used to schedule repeating events in the to do list app, with responses ranging from 'that's pretty cool', to pure rage. (Looking for icon inspiration? Check out our roundup of the best free icons.)

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.