Get started with Planner
Follow a step-by-step guide to create your plan.
Get more work done with Planner. Create Kanban boards using content-rich task cards with files, checklists, labels, and more. Collaborate in Planner and Microsoft Teams and check visual status charts—all in the Microsoft cloud.
Use your knowledge of Microsoft 365 apps to start using Planner fast. With a familiar getting-started experience, you can create new Kanban boards in minutes, without expert help.
Plans are comprised of content-rich task cards that contain expected elements like due dates and extra elements like color-coded labels and files. Everything is in Planner, so you can search less and work more.
Skip building complex status reports for your plans. Planner automatically visualizes task status into pie and bar charts for you with no setup required.
Planner is part of Microsoft 365, so it’s just as secure as the other apps. Microsoft 365 also connects Planner with To Do, SharePoint, Power Automate, and more for efficient task management.
Planner and Teams work well together. The Tasks app in Teams combines all your Planner and To Do tasks and pairs team and personal to-dos with advanced collaboration tools.
See how task management in Microsoft 365 works as an integrated experience that lets you assign, manage, and complete tasks across your favorite apps including Planner.