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How to make Outlook today showing to do list in Outlook?

By default, Outlook Today page only shows the items of your created tasks, if you have flagged an email or a contact to be followed, it won’t be displayed in the Tasks section of Outlook Today’s page. Obviously, showing the To-do List in Outlook Today page can help you easily manage your daily work. Now we provide you with a little trick for showing the to-do list in Outlook Today page.

Make Outlook Today showing to do list in Outlook

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As the to-do list cannot be shown in Outlook Today page, we can just enable the To-Do Bar in the Outlook Today view.

1. Open your Outlook Today firstly.

2. In Outlook 2010 and 2013, click View > To-Do Bar > Normal. See screenshot:

Tip: In Outlook 2007, click View > To-Do Bar > Normal.

3. Then the To-Do Bar is showing with the to-do list in Outlook Today page view. See screenshot:


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    rod · 3 years ago
    Hi this does not work for outlook 2010. I still have the task list and not the todo list. It the same as your screen dump which also sowing the task list and not the todo list

    Can you suggest how to show the todo list?