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GanttView.CriticalPathHighlightMode Property

Gets or sets how the Gantt control detects and highlights critical paths. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.Gantt

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.Gantt.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.Gantt


public CriticalPathHighlightMode CriticalPathHighlightMode { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A critical path highlight mode.

Available values:

Name Description

Control does not highlight a critical path.


Control highlights a single chain of linked tasks that affect the overall project duration.


Control highlights multiple chains of linked tasks that affect the overall project duration.


The GanttControl can automatically calculate and highlight critical paths in the Gantt area. A critical path automatically updates when you move tasks or change the task’s duration.

To detect whether a particular Gantt node is critical, use the GanttNode.IsCritical property.

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