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  1. Enable Grouping by label

    Enabling the Group by lable would be a good thing - so that the differing workstreams can be easily seen

    195 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Boards  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for your feedback. We’ve just added a bucket chart to the Planner charts view!

    Go to tasks.office.com to check it out and let us know what you think! “Leave feedback” from the setting menu or tweet using #MicrosoftPlanner.

    Cheers,
    The Planner Team

  3. Increase task description character limit

    The current 1,000 character limit for tasks description is far too small. This should be increased massively or be unlimited.

    67 votes

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    8 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Show task progress filter by Bucket and Member

    Show task progress filter by Bucket and Member

    68 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Charts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for your feedback. We’ve just added a bucket chart to the Planner charts view!

    Go to tasks.office.com to check it out and let us know what you think! “Leave feedback” from the setting menu or tweet using #MicrosoftPlanner.

    Cheers,
    The Planner Team

  5. Offer option to stop posting Planner activities in Group conversations

    Group conversations get quite cluttered with activities in Planner eg. Task xyz assigned to John Smith. Would like the option to turn this off

    117 votes

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    13 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thanks for your feedback. We now set posting Task Activity (Task Assign and Complete) to the Group Conversation to Off By Default. Plan/Group owners can turn this setting on/off in the “Edit Plan” dialog.

  6. Add a bucket-level chart

    Add a chart that shows the distribution of tasks across buckets (and their completion status color coded like in others).

    237 votes

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  7. Checklist Improvement

    The checklists need to be more edit friendly. Also sometimes my checklists that I fill out with 10-12 pieces of information either completely disappear or half way disappear. Sometimes my descriptions also disappear.

    27 votes

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    6 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    We believe the issues outlined in this thread have been resolved. If you experience any other issues with the Checklist, please start a new thread for visibility.

    Thanks for your feedback!

    -The Planner Team

  8. Show task progress by Bucket, not just by Member

    On the Charts screen, there is a large graphic showing task progress by Member. Add the ability to pivot this on Bucket as well.

    22 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for your feedback. We’ve just added a bucket chart to the Planner charts view!

    Go to tasks.office.com to check it out and let us know what you think! “Leave feedback” from the setting menu or tweet using #MicrosoftPlanner.

    Cheers,
    The Planner Team

  9. Intune MAM and Cert-Based Auth Support or iOS

    We require Intune MAM for Data Leakage controls as well as Ceritificate-based authentication support

    28 votes

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  10. People with long names cannot be removed from the plan

    If a person has a really long name, the ellipses to remove them are blocked from being selected and the person cannot be removed from the plan.

    17 votes

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