Using Microsoft To-Do with Flagged email

To manage your flagged email directly in Microsoft To-Do, just sign in to the web or Windows app using the same work or school account that you use with Office 365. 

To enable the Flagged Email list select the option to Show List.

Screenshot that shows the dialogue to enable Flagged Email:
Start tracking messages you flag in your inbox?
With the option to select Show list or Not now

Alternatively, you can also turn the list on in Settings. 

Screenshot showing Flagged Email toggled On in Settings under Connections

After the Flagged Email list has been enabled, it will be populated with up to 10  flagged emails from the last 2 weeks. All emails flagged from that point forward will also be converted into fully editable tasks in To-Do, which can be renamed, assigned due dates and reminders, added to My Day and marked as Important. Once enabled, the Flagged Email list will also be accessible in To-Do on iOS and Android. 

The task will also include a preview of the email's text. To open the original email select the option to Open in Outlook from the detail view.  

Screenshot showing the Flagged Email list selected with the task Logo design open. The option to Open in Outlook is in the task's detail view along with a preview of the email text.

Please know that the Flagged Email list is currently only available for work or school accounts. At the moment, personal Microsoft accounts are not supported, though we will support more account types in the future. 

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