Milestones allow you to mark key points within a project plan. Once a milestone is added to the chart, you can drag it to a desired date (if Manual Scheduling is enabled) and link tasks or groups to it.
If a milestone has been manually scheduled, it will have a dark ridge down it's center:
Creating a Milestone
There are two ways milestones can be created within a Gantt chart:
- Configure the chart so that tasks with zero duration are automatically turned into milestones. See Behavior Configuration.
- Use the Milestone button to manually convert a selected item into a milestone.