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Critical bars Display before Baseline

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Muhammad Saqib
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Hi Everybody,

Please clarify this

Why my some actvities are showing Red in Gantt Chart even i didn't make the baseline and not entered the project must by Finish Date.

 

Thanks

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Zoltan Palffy
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you must have an end date either on the last activity or project must finish by adte 

Muhammad Saqib
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I have selected the Longest path option but not given the project finish date. Then why it shows some activites in red bar

Zoltan Palffy
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that depends on how you have your critical path defined it can be zero days total float or longest path

if you have it set to zero days. If you do not set a project must finish by date then the late dates will match the early dates and the float will ALWAYS be zero