Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Changing task due dates and start dates, part of Outlook 2013: Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts.
…There's another reason, I like this daily task list view is it makes it…very easy to change the date for a task.…I'm not going to get this task done today, so I'm going to drag it and…drop it to Tuesday.…Just like that, I've changed the date.…Another way that I can change the date is I can right click and choose a new date.…So I'm going to say this week, and that item was now moved to Friday.…I'm going to right click the flag and…choose tomorrow, and it's moved to tomorrow.…So using the daily task list, I can drag and drop.…I can also right click the flag or I can just double click here, or…anyplace else that I see my task list.…
And I can choose to change this.…Now, this is actually an item that was flagged, so…I can choose a new flag time for it.…And we move it now, to Friday.…This is a task, so I'm actually going to choose a different due date.…Changing the start date doesn't affect it at all.…But we'll move that out here, and save and close it.…And now it's moved to Thursday.…So these are the ways we can change a due date.…
AuthorGini von Courter
- Finding a contact in seconds flat
- Reusing text with Quick Parts
- Color-coding emails
- Making use of favorites
- Speed-reading email
- Dealing with junk mail
- Sharing your calendar via email
- Including screenshots
- Changing task start and due dates
- Cloning appointments
- Linking contacts
- Setting up an out-of-office message
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Top Ten Power Shortcuts
2. Organizing Your Inbox
3. Managing Incoming Messages
4. Creating Emails and Replying to Them
5. Creating Special-Use Emails
6. Staying on Task
7. Tips for Calendars, Meetings, and Appointments
8. Working with Contacts
9. Miscellaneous Tips and Tricks
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