These steps allow you to create a task for yourself. If you want to e-mail a task to someone else, use Microsoft Outlook rather than Microsoft Excel. For more information, see Outlook Help.
- Open the workbook for which you want to add the task.
- On the Reviewing toolbar (toolbar: A bar with buttons and options that you use to carry out commands. To display a toolbar, press ALT and then SHIFT+F10.), click Create Microsoft Outlook Task .
- On the Task tab, enter the subject, dates, status, priority, and reminder for the task.
For more information about task options, see Outlook Help.
- Click Save and Close .
Note Once you create the task, you can open it in Outlook. For more information, see Outlook Help.