Tasks are assigned similar to composing e-mail and appointments. Tasks
are received in the user's mailbox and will appear in the
calendar (on the current date) from the "start" date until the "due" date
or until the user selects "completed".
Tasks may be sent
to yourself only or to other NetMail users. A task that is received
may be "Accepted", "Declined", "Delegated" or "Completed".
Send a task to yourself
with a subject "Organize first yearbook meeting" with a start date
of [next Monday] and an end date of [next Thursday]. Send the task.
"Open" and "Accept" the task when received in your mailbox.
Send a task to the
person on your left with a subject "Please photocopy the poster
to advertise the School Idol competition". Start
date [today] and due date [tomorrow]. Send the task.
"Open" the task that
you receive from the person on your right and "Delegate" it to
the person on your left. Close the task leaving it "Unaccepted"
and "Uncompleted". (Note that there is no indication that you had
delegated this task.
"Open" and "Accept"
the delegated task that you receive. Close the task.
tasks in the calendar for the dates selected above. (Use
"Week" or "Month" view.)
(Your teacher may ask to view the tasks created)