1. DV26's Avatar
    So I have the ios 5 GM on my iphone at the moment and i am wondering if anyone has figured out how to sync the reminders app with outlook? Any help will be much appreciated. Thanks in advance
    10-13-2011 05:44 AM
  2. alphasportstv's Avatar
    Reminders is a standalone app that doesn't communicate with anything.
    10-13-2011 09:14 AM
  3. LoriS's Avatar
    I posted the same question earlier today. Early buzz on iOS5 Reminders did say it was "expected" to sync with iCal and Outlook but that doesn't appear to be the case. It was one of things I was really looking forward to so I am bummed.
    10-13-2011 09:36 AM
  4. DV26's Avatar
    That is a bummer. I was really looking forward to using this feature. Because they have said 'expected', do you think that the ability to sync with outlook will come at a later date?
    Thanks for the responses
    10-13-2011 09:52 AM
  5. ryogajyc's Avatar
    If you are running Windows, try this:
    How to sync Outlook tasks with iOS 5 Reminder app? - Yahoo! Answers

    I think I'm not allowed to post links just yet...
    10-15-2011 12:42 AM
  6. LoriS's Avatar
    I did find the sync reminders option under email settings for my work exchange acct. I flipped the switch on to reminders sync and my work "tasks" came over. I was actually hoping I could sync reminders with outlook on my home pc similar to my contacts, calendar and notes but didn't find that option. maybe the reminders sync is for exchange accts only. not happy about that :-(
    Last edited by LoriS; 10-15-2011 at 06:57 AM.
    10-15-2011 06:50 AM
  7. Steve28's Avatar
    Reminders is a standalone app that doesn't communicate with anything.
    Nope. It syncs with exchange accounts as well as with iCal through iCloud
    10-15-2011 10:13 AM
  8. Katie Hins's Avatar
    Personally, the only time I could get a good sync helpful it was with Beesy.
    It's an iPad app when sync with Outlook Reminders can not miss an important event, the fact that sync to iPad, iPhone and laptop, which is very useful.
    07-08-2013 11:15 AM