5pm interacts with emails in both directions
You can send email notifications to the whole project/task team when you create or edit projects, tasks, messages, etc.
Here is an example of an email notification:
communication is also possible.
You can create Tasks, assign teams, attach files, add messages and report progress - all from your email.
Here is an example of a task created from an email:
To create a Task from email, all you have to do is send it (To, CC or Fwd) to:
It will automatically detect the attachments, add receivers to the Task Team and so on!
- Send an email to email@example.com to create a task directly from 5pm. If you include email addresses of other team members (in To, CC or BCC) - they will be added to the task team. This is a great way for creating 5pm tasks from a smartphone like Treo, Blackberry or iPhone.
- You can transform the emails from your clients directly into 5pm tasks by just forwarding them to firstname.lastname@example.org.