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      • The assigned person keeps disappearing every time I update a task

        The assigned person should not disappear on an update. The assigned person should need to be removed if this is required

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        • Add calendar view to pane on the left

          In Outlook you have the option to change your views, and include a calendar in the pane. Need a calendar in Planner to quickly refer to dates.

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          • Ability to add a rule to all emails coming from planner for sorting in folder

            Adding a tag to emails coming from planner so that a rule can be applied to send emails to folder/subfolder.

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            • This may be a glitch, but I've noticed that once a task is initially assigned, the person is removed if you open the tast to add description

              This may be a glitch, but I've noticed that once a task is initially assigned, the person is removed if you open the task to add description/notes, etc. You then have to re-assign that person

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              • i need to send notification about the task asigned

                i need to send notification about the tasks asigned

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                • Order of tasks

                  show tasks no only by plan but in due date order

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                  • Create a new Plan based on a single task.

                    It should be great if possibile to convert a single task into a plan. This could be useful when you realize that a task is going to be so complex to deserve the "plan" status.

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                    • Enable that there can be links between planner items.

                      As in JIRA (and Atlassian Confluence), I would like to be able to link planner items.

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                      • an option to "tick" that emails coming from people who are not assigned to the group as can be found in the outlook.

                        an option to "tick" that emails coming from people who are not assigned to the group can get through to the inbox, as can be found in the outlook.

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                        • Image for team member is assigned to wrong person

                          I have a Plan with someone called Paz. When I view I comment I posted under a task, next to my name his photo is displayed.

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                          • Make it based on Steven Covey's 7 habits of effectiveness

                            Have a look at https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.andtek.sevenhabits&hl=de . Amazing app, but limited due to not for teams and not cross plattforms. This is the potential for Microsoft.

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                            • Thank you for auto-save

                              It saves time that I don't have to click any save button, and I can click anywhere outside the edit dialog to return to the board. I don't have to click on a small X somewhere!

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                              • Provide a link to delete the plan when trying to quit it

                                People trying to quit a plan they are the only member of most likely are just trying to find how to delete it. Provide a link for plan deletion in the error message.

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                                • Distinguish between members and people who can be assigned

                                  Also to remove the assignable persons from the views.

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                                  • Annoying pop-up, no way to cancel

                                    Every time I open a plan I get this annoying pop-up "Did you know? You can use your (organisation) account to download the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote."

                                    There's no way to mark it as "read" and get rid of it.

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                                    • Can I create multiple users under the the same mail Id.?

                                      3 personal using same mail. So, can I create 3 sub folders/users in planner?

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                                      • Manage plan plan members separately than compartment members

                                        When there is a plan with many members, it becomes messy to receive all the notifications from all the different compartments.

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                                        • Create a bin for queued plans

                                          We've called these ice boxes, parking lots, holding pens, etc at other companies. It would be a place to capture projects, and even plan them out a bit, that you know you don't have resources for but you would like to get to in the future. By creating a separate bin, you don't risk cluttering your work space for current plans.

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