How To Change Task Status

A task can have one of the following task statuses:

Name

Description

Not Accepted

A task in any status which has been assigned to its perspective assignee, but not yet accepted or rejected by them.

Not Started

The default status for a new task that has just been created, or for a task that has been accepted.

In Progress

A task which has already been started, but not yet finished.

Declined

A task rejected by its assignee. The task can be reopened, or reassigned.

Deferred

A task, whose completion is postponed for the future.

Completed

A task that has no more work to be done.

To change the task status, select a task and click Start, Defer, or Complete buttons in the Ribbon.

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