A new Microsoft To-Do feature makes it easier to keep up with any backlog! Emails can be converted into tasks and then processed one-by-one in the To-Do app. Our expert explains how the new feature works.
Every new day begins with a morning routine that no-one can escape, however much they might like to – checking emails. So, you launch Outlook and realize that a whole batch of new messages has arrived in your inbox to add its already swamped condition.
Some of the emails you can answer directly, while others do not require any action and can be immediately deleted. But at the end of the scale are the important messages that require your complete attention.
Combined with Outlook, Microsoft To-Do can be a genuine assistance here. The latest update of the To-Do app (from Version 1.52) lets you convert an email into a task (flagged email). At present, lots of Outlook
Rich Text Editor their emails as a to-do list, which makes the feature extremely practical as a way of perfecting one’s personal organization.
Among other things, you can add a deadline, reminder or even personal notes to the Microsoft 365 To-Do task. In addition, the created task previews a snippet of the email that you can use to access the full message in Outlook.