Turn Emails into Tasks in Outlook: Overview You can easily turn emails into tasks in Outlook. When you turn an email you receive into a task in Outlook, you keep the text of the email. You will also keep any phone numbers or other information the email contains within the new task. After the
Send a Status Report for a Task in Outlook: Overview You can easily send a status report for a task in Outlook if you are the “owner” of the task. In this case, it is your responsibility to complete the task. As you make progress on the task you were assigned, you can send
Categorize an Item in Outlook on the Web: Overview To categorize an item in Outlook on the Web within the Mail, Calendar, or Tasks folders, right-click the item. Then hover over the “Categorize” command in the pop-up menu that appears. Then select a category to which to assign the item from the side menu
Task Inspector in Project: Overview The Task Inspector in Project lets you inspect task and task assignment information. The Task Inspector appears in a pane at the left side of the application window. To use the Task Inspector in Project, select a task to inspect within the “Gantt Chart” view of the project file.
Split Tasks in Project: Overview This tutorial shows you how to split tasks in Project to account for interruptions to task work. Despite your best efforts in planning, inevitably, there are times when task work is interrupted. This may happen due to an unplanned event or even a task reprioritization. Either way, you can
View Project Costs in Microsoft Project: Overview This lesson shows you how to view project costs in Microsoft Project. Monitoring project costs is a very important aspect of many projects. You can see much of the cost data you need to monitor in the “Cost” table of your project file. You can switch the
Set Deadlines for Tasks in Project: Overview You can easily set deadlines for tasks in Project. Many new Microsoft Project users accidentally make the mistake of using too many semi-flexible and inflexible task constraints. This often comes from the urge to set “Must Finish On” constraints or actual “Finish” dates when creating their tasks.
Set Task Lead and Lag Time in Project: Overview You can edit relationship links between project file tasks to set task lead and lag time in Project. For example, you could allow a day of lag time to pass between tasks. Alternatively, you could also allow for lead time. This is where you begin