Microsoft Planner

What is Planner?

Microsoft Planner is a cloud-based task management application that is part of Office 365. It allows teams to create new plans, assign and organize tasks, and more. With this app, users can better facilitate teamwork, as well as progress visibility and coordination.

Check out this short video from Microsoft to learn more:

Get Started with Planner

Planner is accessible in the browser on your computer. You can also use the app on your mobile device. Multiple options help you stay engaged with your team no matter where you are.

Mobile Apps


  1. Sign in to with your Columbus State account and click on the All Apps icon in the lower left corner
    Portal window with an arrow to the "all apps" icon on the bottom left
  2. Select Planner to open Microsoft Planner
    Office 365 apps list with "Planner" highlighted
  3. Create A Plan
    New plan window open
  4. Manage Tasks
    Board with "Add task button" then a new task window open with a box for task name

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