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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

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      2 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 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.

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        1 comment  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • TASKS: put de categories back in the sidebar, please!

        tasks by categories in sidebar please! You need it wen you work with GTD!

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          0 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          • Mark Tasks as private

            Provide an option to mark tasks as private in Outlook Mac.

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            • Make a Task from an Email Message before sending

              In an email message, have an area when I can mark the item as a Task, title it, and when a reply comes in for the email(task) have it notify me that a reply has come in for the email associated with the task.

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                0 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                  0 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Task notifications - Snooze shouldn't change Reminder time

                  For recurring tasks, every time I need to use Snooze to have them pop back up and remind me again, it changes the setting in the recurring task for next time - which is NOT helpful. If I want the initial reminder to happen at 8 a.m. on the 10th of the month, having it switch to 2:38 pm for the next one, because I've used the snooze feature means I don't get my reminders in a timely manner. Can't something be done about this?

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                  • Unable to find email in Chinese

                    Unable to find email in Chinese, Many problems

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                      0 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                      Hey There!
                       
                      Thank you for reaching out to let us know about your recent experience while using Outlook for Mac.
                       
                      If you are currently using the Insider Fast version or willing to opt in please contact the in-app support team for further assistance. You can contact in-app support by going to the Help tab at the top of your screen> then choose Outlook Help from the drop down menu.
                       
                      If you are currently Insider Slow, Production, or those words don’t mean anything to you and you’re not sure, please refer to our answers forum by using the following link: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2016-macoutlook/
                       
                      We look forward to assisting you with your questions in those locations. J
                       
                      If you have a feature you would like to see added to the app in the future please let us know.
                       
                      All the best
                      The Outlook Mobile Team
                       
                      PS: We…

                    • 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.

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                        3 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                          2 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Add a status update to a task

                          A more full featured task management tool would really make Microsoft Office an indespensible business productivity tool. Right now the task management tool is almost a useless tool. The two must need feature are delegating tasks which already is a popular request on this forum.

                          The second must have feature is a status update feature. This feature would allow a user to provide a date/time stamp status update for their own task. Additionally, and even more critical, would be to allow a user, who was delegated a task, the ability to provide a status update on a task that was…

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                            1 comment  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Task names in Outlook for Mac should match task names in Windows Outlook

                            When I rename a task in Windows Outlook, the task's old name is still the one displayed in Outlook for Mac. I like to rename tasks like (priority 1) followed by the task name, or (priority two) followed by task name, and when I do that on my Windows Outlook my Mac version of Outlook never displays the task's new name.

                            42 votes
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                              5 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.

                              63 votes
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                                4 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 9 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Setting up follow-up for Multiple tasks on custom date

                                  Please allow changing due dates of multiple tasks to a custom date. Right now when we select multiple tasks>>>>>Follow-up>>>>>Custom date is grayed out as this feature is not available.

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                                    1 comment  ·  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.

                                    6 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • task bar

                                      please provide task bar in outlook for mac versionm

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                                        1 comment  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • allow one to create a new task by dragging an email to the task icon

                                        In earlier versions of Outlook for Windows I used to be able to create a new task by simply dragging an email to the task bar. Doing so would open a new task window and I could use the content of the original email to set values like due dates. It was really handy

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                                          5 comments  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Beef up tasks for the mac

                                          I suggest you b eef up the tasks functionality in Outlook for the MAc. I can't seem to assign tasks to team members

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