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Office 365 Planner on the way

Office 365 Planner, a project management tool, is being released to K-State as part of Office 365 this weekend. Look for it in your App Launcher over the next few days.

Office 365 app launcher with Planner highlighted

A few features include:

  • Creating new plans
  • Organizing and assigning tasks
  • Sharing files
  • Getting updates on a project’s progress
  • and more

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  • Groups are automatically created when you create a plan.
  • Any existing groups you have will automatically have a plan.
  • Email notifications are sent for various stages of your tasks.
  • Tasks can only be assigned to one person.

If you have any questions about the app being available in your App Launcher, contact the IT Help Desk at helpdesk@k-state.edu or 532-7722.