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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.