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  1. Acknowledge Assigned Tasks

    Once a task is assined to someone, it would be useful to have an acknowledge process where he accepts the tasks.

    Tasks not accepted should be shown somewhere so that a manager can oversee if projects are moving or not and if team members are actually checking what was assigned to them.

    54 votes
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  2. creating tasks in planner for teams by drag and drop from outlook

    It would be great to create a Task out of an E-Mail from Outlook.
    Drag a mail and drop it into the planner tab should create a new task.

    37 votes
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  3. Stop planner "Delete Plan" from deleting Teams team.

    If you select "Delete Plan" in Microsoft planner, it also deletes the Team associated with that planner board.

    We see this as a critical bug and have already had a large presentation delayed as a person accidentally deleted two important teams by deleting the planner boards via Planner.

    76 votes
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  4. Sorting feature from Planner is missing in Team application

    Hi, I have installed Teams on my computer. I have added a sheet to get a link to planner (to an existing plan). Unfortunately, when I use Planner inside Teams window, I am not able to sort the tasks by people or status, as I can do in the Planner on-line application. It seems that this sorting feature was forgotten...
    Thanks

    5 votes
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  5. Record/log Bucket changes for Tasks

    Also record/log Bucket changes for Tasks in the chat log just like created and complete status changes. For tracking the iterations that the task took until completion.

    9 votes
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  6. Make a post or comment Actionable

    Had an interesting use case pop up today -- one of my team members sent a review request as an email to the team with a link to a Teams-based document. When I asked why she sent an email, she said she considers email to be more "visible" than things in Teams, and that sometimes things are lost in Teams.

    Further investigation concluded that if we had the ability to convert conversations or bits of conversations into actionable items and add reminders/notifications to those somehow, the tool would be infinitely easier to use.

    I think it is critical to have…

    57 votes
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  7. Planner within Team Desktop Client: Add Group By View

    Planner within Team Desktop Client: Add Group By View
    The web version has ability to switch between views(bucket, progress etc). Also make the default view between the desktop and web version the same to avoid confusion.

    12 votes
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  8. Fix Planner / Teams interface

    I created a Plan in a Teams channel and added some tasks with assignments to team members. Feeling constrained by the Teams UI, I clicked the icon on the teams plan page to open the planner website. In planner I can see the plan but it has no tasks in it. But on the "My Tasks" page of planner, my assigned tasks are displayed. I can't figure out how to tell planner about the tasks in this plan.

    61 votes
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  9. Planner

    Be able to set specific dates to 'to do' items and/or priority levels and have some filtering options to more easily manage more complex plans/tasks

    20 votes
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  10. Sorting in Planner

    I would like to be able to sort planner items outside of their buckets in Teams by various criteria (tab color, etc.). Different sort/view options should be available

    45 votes
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  11. Allow task creation for Asana and Planner

    Allow users to create tasks in teams on both Asana and Planners, same as in Slack.

    15 votes
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  12. Office 365 Planner Link

    It would be nice to be able to click on a button that takes you to the overall view for an individual for assigned tasks. As it is now designed I have added a Planner Tab to one of my projects, but I can only see tasks related to that project. This is good, but it would be even better if I could easily switch to the multi-team view of all my Planner tasks across all teams. To do this now I need to open a separate office 365 web browser and login to Planner to see all my tasks…

    26 votes
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  13. Planner: Allow chats on tasks in planner

    Working on a planner task in Teams, I can post a comment. This comment is then sent by E-Mail to all team members and the Team's mailbox. No chat allowed on Tasks - only on the Channel. This is very much different to the logic applied in other channels in Teams.

    182 votes
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  14. Notification when a new task or update task in planner via Teams

    Actualy, I'm never notified in Teams when a new task is created in planner (via Teams) or when a task is updated

    13 votes
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  15. Planner: Daily tasks

    A setting in Planner to assign a task or bucket to "daily" (weekly) that has to be checked off each day, but automatically "resets" each day. With a report or comment for tasks not checked off; would be useful.

    36 votes
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  16. Gantt view for Planner Tasks

    When using The planner tasks TAB, we would to have the possibility to have a gantt view of our planificated tasks

    1,633 votes
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    on the backlog  ·  Warren responded

    This request is still in the backlog, no new details are available at this time.

    I’ll continue to watch for new information from the feature team to share with you.
    -Warren

  17. Please, make it possible to move a Task from one Chanel to another Chanel, not only from one Bucket to another Bucket.

    For instance, we use a separate Chanel for Leads/Prospects, another Channel for (planning of) External Work, yet another for Internal Work.

    26 votes
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  18. Planner Card Background Label Color

    Right now the labels are a small little color dot on the side of a card, Trello has something similar.

    I would like to see labels that adjust the entire background color of the task card, that would make it MUCH easier to visualize the labels/categories at a glance (much like Outlook calendar could do).

    I think that would definitely be a leg up on Trello.

    130 votes
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  19. Change initial tab

    Right now, the Conversation tab is the initial tab in a channel. I would like to put my Planner tab as the initial tab, so everytime I open my Channel, the first thing I see is the Planner tasks. I can only arrange the new tabs, but the Conversation, File and OneNote can not be changed nor deleted.

    110 votes
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  20. Planner Tab Problem in Mac Application

    It has been noted here that Planner tabs are forcing an additional login. I seem to be having this issue except instead of a login window popping, I am being redirected to the following URL, which does not load....{The Braces have been redacted of my personal username}

    https://tasks.office.com/Home/MicrosoftTeamsSignIn?authupn={My username}&authpvr=OrgId&mkt=en-us

    8 votes
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