Gantt Chart View
LiveProject includes a Gantt chart view, similar to Microsoft Project. A Gantt chart
is a great way to represent tasks over time and quickly get an overview of the entire
Tasks are represented by horizontal bars indicating the duration of the task while
a solid box in the middle indicates the current progress on each task. Task dependencies
are shown with arrows between task bars.
Through Gantt Settings > Layout, users can turn on and off a variety of options
that affect the Gantt chart, such as:
- Highlighting the critical path, the list of tasks that currently restricts the end
date of the project.
- Controling the information shown on either side of each task, such as task name
and resource assignments.
- Showing bar splits.
It is also possible to zoom in to a specific interval, using the Gantt Settings
> Zoom functionality. The result of a zoom is to fit the selected interval into
the visible part of the Gantt chart.
Finally, the labels and units of each header bar in the Gantt chart can be controlled
using the Gantt Settings > TimeScale menu. Here each header - top, middle or bottom
- can be scaled and formatted individually to show exactly the scale and intervals
LiveProject will remember each of these settings between sessions and automatically
reload them the next time the project is shown. If the project is closed, then the
settings will be lost forever, so starting a new viewer will always default to the
Depending on the scale, the Gantt chart may or may not display weekends as grey
out vertical bars.
The LiveProject Gantt chart is an easy way to get an overview of your projects without
having to browse through the task list.
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