Office 365 (Outlook on the web | Outlook 2016 for Windows/MacOS) - Create a task

This document will provide instructions on how to create a task in Outlook on the web, Outlook 2016 for Windows, and Outlook 2016 for MacOS.


  1. Select the Tasks icon from the app launcher near the top-left corner of the screen.

    Tasks icon

  2. On the top menu bar, click the New icon.

    New task

  3. On the right side of the screen, a pane will appear where you can fill in a subject and other details for the task. Click Save to create the task.

    Task details

  1. Select the Tasks icon from the navigation bar near the bottom-left corner of the screen.

    Task icon

  2. On the top ribbon, click Home, then click New Task.

    New task

  3. A new window will appear where you can fill in a subject and other details for the task. Click Save & Close to create the task.

    Task details

  1. Select the Tasks icon from the navigation bar near the bottom-left corner of the screen.

    Task icon

  2. On the top ribbon, click Home, then click New Task.

    New task

  3. A new window will appear where you can fill in a subject and other details for the task. Click Save & Close to create the task.

    Task details




Keywords:microsoft ms office365 o365 to do plan list   Doc ID:72929
Owner:Ara M.Group:Office 365
Created:2017-04-26 11:58 CDTUpdated:2017-06-08 13:23 CDT
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