There is a simple and easy way to set reminders in Outlook. The illustrated instructions will show you how.

1. Open your Outlook 2013 Client.

2. Click the Calendar button located in the bottom left corner of Outlook.

3. Once the ribbon has adjusted to reflect calendaring options, select New Appointment.

4. In the Options group, click the reminders drop-down menu and enter the amount of time you wish the reminder to alert you prior to the set appointment time.

5. Click Save and Close.