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Posted by Arijit Roul | 01/08/2021
Milestones can efficiently remind project managers for any considerable updates and activities. Just read this guide for how to easily set a task milestone with the easy project management software.


In project management, milestones are specific reference points that mark major events in a project timeline. To manage project success and meet stakeholder expectations, milestones are used as major progress points. A Milestone task does not have duration in the timeline, and it can be placed where there is a logical conclusion of a phase of work, or at deadlines imposed by the project plan.

Steps to Set a Task as a Milestone:

1. Click to select the task which you want to set as a Milestone.

2. Do one of the following:

  • Click Milestone button set milestones on the Home tab.
  • Go the Right Side Panel and check Milestone in Information section of Task panel.

set task milestones
After you have set a task as a Milestone, you can see the Milestone appear as a small rhombus on the timeline in the Gantt Chart View.
milestones in gantt chart view

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