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Exchange - Create a Task in OWA

Last Updated: 08/19/2015
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The following documentation will demonstrate how to create a task using the Outlook Web Application (OWA). Creating a task can only be done when using the full version of OWA only available by using Internet Explorer. Internet Explorer is the only browser that has all possible features and tools of the OWA.

This tutorial is operating system independent.

Step 1

Go to and enter your Identikey and password.

Step 2

Click on Task from the navigation menu.

Step 3

Click on the New button.

Step 4

Fill in the properties fields that you would like including Subject, Start/Due Date, Status,Priority, and % complete.

Step 5

You may add more properties by clicking More properties.

Step 6

You may also leave notes in the task by entering them in the bottom text field, as shown to the left.

Step 7

You may also choose more advanced options from the options bar including Mark Complete, Add Attachment, Recurrence, Delete, and Category.

Step 8

When finished setting up you task click Sace and Close.

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