Group task management (Microsoft Planner)

Category: Collaboration

Planner is a task management solution that allows you to quickly create and manage tasks and plans from a virtual dashboard. You can create tasks, assign them to team members and update the task status as you progress.


  • Create tasks
  • Assign them to team members
  • Categorise tasks into 'buckets'
  • Prioritise tasks with coloured labels
  • Monitor and update task status
  • Receive email notifications and reminders
  • Use the plan 'board' and 'charts' for a high-level overview, then drill down into task details

Request Process

Support Process

  • Storage allocation requests should be submitted to the IT Service Desk
  • Support documentation can be found via the Unidesk Knowledge Base and the Office 365 Learning Portal
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