Welcome to Lesson 6 of the Intermediate Microsoft Outlook Tutorial. In this lesson we will cover Tasks. I hope you enjoy the lesson.
Step 1: New Task
From the File menu select New and then Task.
Step 2: Subject
Enter in a subject for the Task.
Step 3: Dates
Enter in the Due date and the start date for the task. If a task is overdue it will show as red in your task list.
Step 4: Status, Priority, Complete
You can set the status, priority and %Complete for the task. These are options to help you keep track of the progress of the task. They also help with sorting your tasks in the task list.
Step 5: Reminders
You can check the reminder box and then set a reminder date and time to be reminded of the task.