#Gantt task configuration
The bars in the Gantt chart are showing the full duration of a task which are calculated from the
end data point properties.
Turn a task into a Milestone when completion of the task is critical, before the progress on other tasks can continue. In a way, this will schedule the project in intervals and allows for checking the health of a project at a glance.
milestone property to
true for turning a task into a milestone.
See milestone example below, one of the data points in the series has the milestone property set to true
Use a progress bar to get a quick overview of the percent complete of a task. Turn a regular task into a progress bar by setting the
completed property on the
series.data point. This property takes an object with the options
amount for setting the contrast color and the amount percentage completed. The
completed property can also be set directly with a decimal value between 0 and 1. Then it sets the
amount property and applies the
fill color by selecting a natural contrast color automatically.
See example below, for demonstrating progress bars