Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Displaying the To Do bar, part of Outlook 2013: Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts.
…If you've moved here to Outlook 2013 from 2007 or…10, you may wonder what happened to the To Do bar.…It still exists, but in a more limited form.…If I want to display the To Do bar,…what I'm really displaying is the items that appear in my peak.…So I want to look at, for example, my calendar, here it is.…My people, here they are.…My tasks, I have peaks for all of those.…But if I'd like to display in a To Do bar style fashion in…a pane on the righthand side, I'll go to View.…Choose To Do bar, and…then select which of those elements I want to display while I have the Inbox open.…I actually still like showing my tasks and…my calendar, and I have some say over how those are arranged.…If I can't show the entire week of information it…will give me a scroll bar so I can scroll.…This is not as customizable as it was, but it's still a nice feature.…So, if you find yourself reaching for the To Do bar,…then go to the Review menu and choose some peaks to turn it on.…
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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