Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Deleting a task or flagged item, part of Outlook Web App (OWA) 2013 Essential Training.
…I've revived a task that I completed…earlier, The Benefits Admission Task, so that I…can show you an alternative, and talk to…you about deleting tasks, and deleting flagged items.…If I have a task and I delete it, the task simply goes away, it's gone.…The task was created here in tasks, it's now in my deleted…items folder, and I can get it back from there if I wish.…But I no longer have a record that I…completed that task.…For some small tasks that might be exactly what I want to have happen.…
If I however, decide that I want to delete this…item here, and I select it and choose delete.…I didn't just delete it from here.…And I wasn't warned about it, and this is worth knowing.…If I go back to my Outlook email, you'll remember…that this was a request that originally came in the…form of an email, and it is no longer here,.…Where is it?…It's living in my deleted items folder.…Right here.…So, when I delete a flagged item, the item I'm deleting isn't a task, it's an email.…
If I don't want to lose that email, I don't…
AuthorGini von Courter
- Launching OWA
- Sending email messages
- Attaching files
- Replying and forwarding
- Applying categories to email
- Creating an email signature
- Using automatic replies
- Creating appointments and repeating appointments
- Creating contacts
- Sharing a calendar
- Creating tasks
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Getting Started with OWA
2. Sending Email Messages
3. Receiving Email Messages
4. Applying Tags to Messages and Other Items
5. Managing Email
6. Setting Mail Options
7. Using the Calendar
8. Working with Meetings
9. Working with People
10. Using Tasks
11. Using OWA for the iPad and iPhone (Office 365 only)
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