There is a significant difference between Task and Milestones in StakePoint.
- Milestones are supposed to be respected and signify important project dates.
- The dates of tasks are governed by the dates of milestones if constrained by relations.
When constrained by milestones earliest and latest dates are automatically defined for each task as shown in the example below by the red arrows.
If a task need to have fixed and precise dates its type can be set manually:
The dates of a manual task have the same importance as milestone dates.
Per definition a manual task does not make a difference between early and late dates