Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating and assigning tasks, part of Outlook 2013 Essential Training.
So let's dive right in to how to create a task and even how to assign it to somebody else.…I got into my tasks list by choosing Taskss from the navigation bar.…If it doesn't show up in this list, I can click on the three dots and choose…Tasks from the navigation view.…To create a new task, from the HOME ribbon, select New Task.…Here's where I can type the subject of what the task is actually is.…Now there's lots of things I can do with this task now that I'm actually into…the big picture of the task.…I can add a Start Date and a Due Date to the task.…
I'll start at tomorrow, but it's not due until the end of December.…Now because I haven't started it, I can't really change the status but I can…adjust it while I'm doing the task such as In Progress, Completed, Waiting on…somebody else and even Deferred.…I can set the Priority of this task and even how Complete it is.…I can even put a Reminder on this task if I don't want to forget to do it.…For example, if I haven't started it by the 26th, I want a reminder that I better get to it.…
- Exploring the Ribbon
- Adding an IMAP, Exchange, or POP account automatically
- Connecting to iCloud or SkyDrive
- Saving attachments
- Searching mail
- Flagging messages
- Using mail rules to process messages
- Replying to and forwarding a message
- Adding signatures
- Creating new contacts
- Creating and responding to meeting invitations
- Setting up advanced options
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Why is this course talking about SkyDrive cloud storage instead of OneDrive?
A: Microsoft renamed SkyDrive to OneDrive after the course was filmed, but happily, the features and functionality described in this course remain the same.
1. Getting Started
2. Adding and Connecting Accounts
3. Reading Mail
4. Organizing Mail
5. Creating and Sending Mail
6. Creating and Working with Contacts
7. Working with the Calendar
8. Creating Tasks and Notes
9. Working with Outlook Data
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