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  1. 7 votes
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    • collaborative tasks

      I am quite puzzled that it seems to be impossible at Outlook for Mac (v 15.41) to collaborate on tasks or even only display tasks sent from other Outlook users (using the PC version).

      2 votes
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      • after updating task it moves to next

        In the task list, when I update a category or followup date, it automatically moves it to the next task. I don't want it to move forward until I'm done updating multiple items on the task. I keep having to click back on the task.

        3 votes
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        • Please allow mac user to assign tasks on outlook, it is a huge inconvenience for those of us who have to work on outlook on a mac

          Please allow mac user to assign tasks on outlook, it is a huge inconvenience for those of us who have to work on outlook on a mac

          21 votes
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          • Fix recurring tasks bug

            Recently I have encountered a problem with recurring tasks.
            Asked I complete the task one day and it re-sets for the next occurrence the due date and reminder date won't be the same. For some reason the reminder date seems to jump to a different date and not correspond with the due date.
            EG. I have a recurring task every day of the week. I mark it done on Monday but then the dates will jump to say Thursday and it would be missed on the other days yet the setup is to happen every day? It's extremely annoying as…

            7 votes
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            • Assign Tasks

              Need the ability to assign tasks to others

              40 votes
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              • Bring Task Details tab to tasks in Outlook for Mac

                Feature already exists for the Windows Outlook client. Frustrating for those of us who use both operating systems in the course of our business day to have some features available to us only on a given OS.

                6 votes
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                • Add option to move task (create task without keeping original email)

                  In outlook for windows you can create a task from an email and then opt to 'move' rather than copy. This is useful when you don't need to keep the original email and just need a 'trigger' for a task. Mac should have this feature too (with attachments working if course).

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                  • Default reminder for tasks

                    When creating a task, have an option where it will always have a reminder/alert associated with it.

                    4 votes
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                    • Allow manual sorting and ordering of tasks after creation

                      Cannot find any way to manually sort tasks when using Outlook for Mac, I don't want to use priories and it should be trivial to sort tasks according to my own preference, not by date or title.

                      2 votes
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                      • Attachment support for calendar and tasks

                        Add attachment support for calendar items and tasks. Also it should be possible to easily create a new task or calendar item with an email as attachment.

                        25 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Tasks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Ability to Group Tasks like in the Windows version. Currently all you can do is sort by a field.

                          Just need to be able to group, expand/collapse the tasks list like you can in the Windows version. As soon as you get past a screen full you can't manage the list properly.

                          6 votes
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                          • add "percentage complete" to Outlook for Mac Tasks as per Windows Outlook 2013

                            As with Outlook 2013 the Task object to include “% Complete” followed by a spin box with the default value of 0%. This can be edited to any value we find useful
                            This field is then available within Column Chooser when viewing tasks and is available for sorting and grouping.

                            For me I group by completion and then sort within the group. It has been a great help in managing my task lists. ATM I have a small Windows notebook with Outlook open for my task lists at the office sitting alongside my iMac as we are an Apple house…

                            3 votes
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                            • Support for Google Tasks

                              Add support for Tasks when using Gmail/Google Apps

                              7 votes
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                              • Add the ability to copy the task list for pasting in another program

                                In Outlook for Windows, you can select multiple Tasks in the Task List, click Copy, then paste the list into another tool (e.g. Excel). Doing this is really handy for quickly generating a list of tasks to save or send elsewhere.

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                                • Add Subtasks!!!

                                  Ability to add subtasks nested under each parent task, that can be shown or hidden, and individually completed/checked.

                                  9 votes
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                                  • Fix the tasks issue when dragged from the calendar.

                                    Fix the issue when I drag a calendar item to the tasks and the task itself doesn't display correctly. It is shifted to the side and unreadable.

                                    4 votes
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