Reminder: Will pop up with an alarm at a specified time before the event.
Description: A brief summary/list of the event
By default event are assumed to have a start and end date and time.
You can set these dates and times by entering them via the keyboard in the respective field or by clicking on the drop-down arrow in that same field. You will then be presented with the following selection options:
When changing the start date, the end date will automatically be set to the same date.
You select a time by first selecting the hours and then the minutes. The window will close automatically after selecting the minutes.
If you want to use a time that is not shown, you can extend the selections by clicking on the >> button at the bottom right.
If the event does not have a start or end time you can select the All day event tick-box after which the start and end time will be greyed out.
Creating a new task
To create a task follow one of these steps:
Click the File menu at the top of the Thunderbird window, select the New submenu and select Task.