Version 1.6 of FlexGanttFX has been released today. It contains the usual bug fixes and minor enhancements but also several new controls. It can be downloaded here.

Gantt Chart Lite

When doing some consulting at Emirates Airlines in Dubai the users and I came to the conclusion that the Gantt chart in their application doesn’t really need a tree table view on its left-hand side. All it was used for was to show the name of the resource in each row. The users complained about the wasted space as every pixel on the screen matters for their work. So we decided to get rid of the table. Fortunately the GanttChart control in FlexGanttFX supports different “display modes”. One of them (DisplayMode.TABLE_ONLY) hides the table view. We started with that but the