Users who are using Office 365, obsessed to move to Planner from other task management
tools. Planner and Asana have same functionalities for managing tasks but Planner misses
some significant features from Asana like Gantt chart, Sub task, Reports, Import/export Task list.
Below table lists those features addressed by Apps4.Pro which are missing in Planner compared to Asana
Microsoft Planner with Apps4.Pro
(Insta gantt Chart)
(Inbuilt Gantt Chart)
Import/Export Task list
Export Supported(Json, Excel) Import not supported
(Pdf, Excel, Csv, Html)
Import Supported with Excel
Reports like User tasks across all plans and many other are available
Sync with other task management tools
(Sync Trello task using Unito)
(sync with Outlook Tasks)
using Chrome Extension
(Google calendar sync)
(Outlook calendar sync)
*. This feature is in Beta.
Using Apps.Pro Outlook Desktop Add-in and Planner Manager you can manage the plans seamlessly.
Apps4.Pro sync Planner tasks with your Outlook calendar and reminders are set on them.
You can set reminder notifications based on start or due date for the task.
Apps4.Pro does this by syncing the tasks in user's Outlook calendar and you can have
the calendar view of all your Planner tasks.
1.Covert Email to task: Apps4Pro supports conversion of email to Planner task from both Outlook client and OWA
2.Filter: Apps4Pro has advanced filter option for every field and you can also save filter and reuse at anytime