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  1. Please provide a way to assign tasks in Outlook for Mac

    I want to be able to assign tasks in Outlook for Mac

    28 votes
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      2 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Drag and drop task to calendar to schedule the completion of the task

      On the Windows based version of Outlook it is possible to block a specific time for the completion of a task just by dragging and dropping the task to the calendar.
      So it is possible to get tasks scheduled very easily.

      26 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 7 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • iCloud syncing Notes & Reminders (Tasks)

          Is it possible to include iCloud syncing with Notes and Reminders (Tasks) as well in Outlook 2016 for Mac? I see CalDAV and CardDAV syncing or something to like it is being considered for Outlook 2016 for Mac to sync Contacts and Calendars with iCloud.

          58 votes
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            3 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Filtering of Tasks based on Category

            I would be great to be able to filter tasks based on their category. The list could be dynamic based on what tasks you have, like the filters in Excel.

            The use case it that I use outlook for several accounts. Personal and work. I would like to filter out the "Personal" tasks from various accounts (some personal comes to work account) during my working hours and vice versa.

            Thanks.
            Chris.

            3 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Tasks

              I'd like it if when I right click on the Dock icon of Outlook I can create a new tasks. Also, I'd like it if I could see my tasks without having to click on the bottom button to go to another screen. Show a little corner of the screen with the tasks listed like Outlook 2011.

              13 votes
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                4 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • make Tasks

                make Tasks visible in Outlook Calendar like in the Windows Versions of Outlook

                189 votes
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                  15 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Integrate Outlook with Onenote

                  Windows versions of OneNote and Outlook have integrated to allow you to bring in meeting information into OneNote as well as assign tasks that appear in Outlook. Bring that integration to the Mac.

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                    175 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Please integrate Outlook for Mac with Office 365 Planner

                    The tasks from Office 365 Planner should be tightly integrated in Outlook for Mac including the Charts & Boards view. This would fuel the collaboration and usage of "Groups" in Outlook for Mac. Today you need to use multiple tools to achieve your goal.

                    67 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Assign tasks to other users (or contacts)

                      I want to assign tasks to other users or contacts – a feature that is available in Outlook for Windows

                      1,271 votes
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                        Under review  ·  81 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Sorting Tasks by Reminder Time

                        In Outlook on Windows (2007 and 2016 and I believe also 2010, 2013 but I am less familiar with those versions), you are able to sort tasks by Reminder Time.

                        However on the Mac 2011 and 2016 versions this does not appear to be possible. You can sort by the fact that they do / don't have a reminder but not by the time of the reminder

                        I user the reminder time to assist doing the tasks in the order I have set them out and getting a view of what is next and what is coming up for rest…

                        147 votes
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                          Under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Tasks and Notes syncing between Outlook (Office 365) / Mac / iPhone

                          Tasks and Notes syncing between Outlook (Office 365) / Mac / iPhone

                          109 votes
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                            12 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            Hi! Tasks and Notes do already sync for exchange accounts, do you mean Outlook.com? If so, details on how to sync calendar, contacts, notes and tasks for Outlook.com are here –
                            This feature has been enabled since our October 2015 update (15.15). For details, see: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Outlook-2016-for-Mac-supports-the-new-Outlook-com-experience-d21c77ad-5cbe-41bb-bd56-f7b62768335d?omkt=en-us&ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US

                          • Improve tasks to be more like the windows side

                            It would be great if you improve tasks to be more like the windows side. Grouping by category, giving delegates access, and adding the ability to include attachments in a task would be great.

                            41 votes
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                            • Outlook and Task List integration with SharePoint

                              Outlook and Task List integration with SharePoint. I think this goes along with the Proper Sharepoint Integration, but List should be awesome to see in a Mac users Outlook. Even if there was a work around. where they could use a Windows Terminal Server session to link it to their outlook. Then it would just be viewable from then on in Mac Outlook.

                              7 votes
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                                2 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Enable Templates for Tasks

                                Enable the option to create templates for Tasks, not just emails.

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                                • Kanban visualization for tasks

                                  To manage the tasks could be a good idea to use Kanban pannel to control the status of every task (to do, doing, done).

                                  3 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 10 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                        • Undelete tasks

                                          Provide for a way to undelete/recover deleted tasks, like perhaps don't permanently delete them, instead send them to the trash folder when deleted, where they can be recovered.

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