Outlook Solutions

How to Keep the Recurrence When Copying a Recurring Task to Calendar as a New Appointment

As usual, when you copy a recurring task to calendar, the task’s recurrence will not be auto added to the new appointment. Thus, this article will share you a quick way to keep the recurrence, which is using Outlook VBA. As we all know, Outlook not only permits users to create recurring appointments but also recurring tasks. At times, you may need to turn a task to an appointment. In this case, as normal, you have two means to accomplish it – drag the task to the destination calendar...

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How to Auto Set the Reminder Date to Start Date Instead of Due Date in Outlook Task

By default, the reminder date of task will automatically be set equal to the due date. Thus, in this article, we will teach how to use Outlook VBA to keep task reminder date same as the start date instead of due date. Perhaps you must have notice that when you create a task whose start date and due date aren’t in the same day, its reminder date will automatically be specified equal to the due date. Moreover, every time you change the due date, reminder date will be changed as well....

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How to Auto Set a Reminder and Due Date When Flagging an Outlook Email for Follow up

Outlook allows users to flag emails with a custom follow-up reminder and due date. But you need to select and enable it manually. This article will teach you how to achieve it automatically via VBA. Outlook provides us with the “Flag” feature, which can let us follow up the critical emails much more conveniently. Not only can it permit us to make an email, but also it allows us to select a preferred flag icon, assign a specific due date and even specify a custom reminder to the email....

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