Simple Dynamic Gantt Chart Plugin With jQuery - Gantt Chart

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Simple Dynamic Gantt Chart Plugin With jQuery - Gantt Chart

Gantt Chart is a simple jQuery plugin used for generating a dynamic Gantt Chart from JSON data, with pagination, navigation, AJAX loading support.

How to use it:

1. Include jQuery library and the jQuery Gantt Chart plugin on the page.

<script src="/path/to/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="/path/to/jquery.fn.gantt.js"></script>

2. Create a placeholder for the gantt chart.

<div class="gantt"></div>

3. Define your data in the JS or JSON objects.

var myData = [{
    name: "Name 1",
    desc: "Description 1",
    values: [{
      from: 1320192000000, // date string
      to: 1322401600000,
      label: "Label 1",
      desc: "Value Description 1",
      customClass: "custom-1",
      dataObj: {}
    name: "Name 2",
    desc: "Description 2",
    values: [{
      from: 1320192000000,
      to: 1322401600000,
      label: "Label 2",
      desc: "Value Description 2",
      customClass: "custom-2",
      dataObj: {}
    name: "Name 3",
    desc: "Description 3",
    values: [{
      from: 1320192000000,
      to: 1322401600000,
      label: "Label 3",
      desc: "Value Description 3",
      customClass: "custom-3",
      dataObj: {}

4. Render a basic gantt chart in the placeholder element.

  // or 'data/data.json'
  source: myData

5. Possible options to customize the gantt chart.


  // holidays
  holidays: [],

  // how many items per page
  itemsPerPage: 7,

  // localisation
  dow: ["S", "M", "T", "W", "T", "F", "S"],
  months: ["January", "February", "March", "April", "May", "June", "July", "August", "September", "October", "November", "December"],
  waitText: "Please wait...",

  // navigation type
  // or 'scroll'
  navigate: "buttons",

  // auto scrolls to today
  scrollToToday: true,

  // uses cookie to save the current state
  // requires jquery-cookie plugin:
  useCookie: false,
  cookieKey: "jquery.fn.gantt",

  // scale parameters
  scale: "days",
  maxScale: "months",
  minScale: "hours",

6. Callback functions available.


  onItemClick: function (data) { return; },
  onAddClick: function (dt, rowId) { return; },
  onRender: $.noop




  • Updated to the latest version

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by taitems. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.