Importing Into ClickUp

We've made bringing your work into ClickUp easy with our import features!


What you'll need

  • Unlimited imports are available on all plans

  • Guests cannot import data into a Workspace

  • On the Enterprise Plan, members with the Importing custom permission can import.
  • You'll need to use our web app to import your work

  • Imports completed within the last 10 days can be deleted. All items created with the import will be removed from the Workspace. Imports older than 10 days cannot be deleted.

Import from popular apps

You can easily import your work from these popular apps:

Import using a data file

You can also import your work into ClickUp using a data file!


You can import the following file types where your data contains any number of columns and only 1 record per row:

  • Excel: .xls, .xlsx

  • Comma-separated values (CSV): .csv

  • Tab-separated values (TSV): .tsv

  • XML: .xml

  • Text: .txt

It's an easy three-step process to bring your work into ClickUp:

  1. Prepare your data file

  2. Know which fields you want to use in ClickUp

  3. Import your data file

Import your tasks into ClickUp

  1. Click your Workspace avatar in the lower-left corner

  2. Select Import/Export

  3. Click Start Import

  4. Choose the app to import from, or pick Excel & CSV to import a data file

  5. Follow the steps to bring your work into ClickUp

  6. Say hello to the productivity solution you've been searching for!


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