Project Center is not available in Outlook

Project Center was a feature that was available in Entourage but is not available in Outlook for Mac. However, Outlook has multiple features that you can use to organize projects.

Important: If you used the Project Center in Entourage and then import your Entourage information into Outlook, Project Center associations are converted to categories. For example, if you added items to a project that was titled "Research Paper" in Entourage, these items are assigned a category that is called "Research Paper" in Outlook.

Outlook for Mac contains the following features to help you organize projects:

  • Categories    You can assign messages, contacts, or any other Outlook items to one category or multiple categories at one time.

  • Rules    You can set up rules that automatically assign a specific category to certain messages. For example, rules can be set up to categorize messages from certain contacts, or categorize messages that contain certain words in the subject.

  • Follow-up flags and due dates     You can flag contacts and messages for follow up, and add start dates, due dates, and reminders.

  • Smart Folders    You can create a virtual folder that contains any items that meet your search criteria, such as all the items from a category.

See also

Categorize an item

Create or edit a rule in Outlook for Mac 2011

Save a search by using a Smart Folder

Import information into Outlook

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