SharePoint Online Organization Chart Web Part – Complete tutorial

In this SharePoint Online tutorial, we will discuss everything on the SharePoint Online Organization Chart Web Part.

We will see, how to display a visual hierarchy of employees from an organization using the Organization chart web part in SharePoint Online.

We will see an example of the organization chart web part in the SharePoint Online environment, and in the same way, we can use the Organization chart web part in SharePoint server 2019 or SharePoint subscription edition.

Organization chart web part SharePoint online

  • The Organization chart web part in SharePoint Online allows the SharePoint site pages owner to generate an organization chart based on an individual user. We will add one user and it will display all the users reporting to the user.
  • We will have the option to determine the reporting levels of the organization chart web part in modern SharePoint.
  • External users cannot be added to the Organization Chart web part.

How to add SharePoint Online Organization Chart Web Part

Let us see how to add the Organization chart web part into the modern SharePoint site page,

  • Open the SharePoint site page where you want to add Organization chart web parts to the SharePoint modern site page.
  • Select Edit Page at the top right of the SharePoint site page.
  • Click + circled icon then add a new Section layout.
  • In the search box, enter the organization chart and select the Organization chart web part.
SharePoint online Organization chart web part
SharePoint online Organization chart web part
  • After adding the Organization Web Part, we can enter the name or email address of the users in the modern SharePoint organization web part.
  • In addition, we also have an option to rename the title of the organization’s web part.
  • We cannot add external users to the organization chart web part.
Organization chart web part in SharePoint online
Organization chart web part in SharePoint online

This is how we can add the Organization chart web part to the modern SharePoint site page.

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Edit SharePoint Organization chart web part

Let us see how to edit the organization chart web part in SharePoint online,

  • Edit the Organization chart web part, and in the property pane on the right, we can enter the number of reporting levels that we want to display.
  • We can change the reporting levels number in the modern SharePoint Organization chart web part.
  • It will display the people who are reporting to the mentioned user.
  • Once we add the person’s name, it will appear in the top-most box, and everyone who notifies them will appear under that box.
  • Select Republish to commit your changes.

In the below example, in the Name or email address prompt box, I mentioned the user name as Bijay Kumar, so that we can see the user’s who are reporting to Bijay Kumar.

sharepoint org chart web part
SharePoint org chart web part
  • Now if we select the User name as Pretti Sahu we can see the user’s who are reporting to Preeti Sahu.
  • The first level is Preeti Sahu reports to Bijay Kumar and the Second level is the user’s who are reporting to Preeti Sahu.
free sharepoint organization chart web part
free SharePoint organization chart web part
  • In the same manner, if we select the User name Shivam Dorga we can see the user’s who are reporting to Shivam Dorga.
  • The first level is Shivam Dorga reports to Bijay Kumar and the Second level is the user’s who are reporting to Shivam Dorga.
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Organization chart web part in SharePoint online example
  • We can also change the reporting levels number in the modern SharePoint by editing the Organization chart web part.
Organization chart web part in the SharePoint online
Organization chart web part in the SharePoint online

 This is how to edit the Organization chart web part in the modern SharePoint Online site.

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Move, duplicate, or delete the Organization Chart web part

Let us see how we can move, duplicate or delete the organization chart web part in modern SharePoint.

  • To Move the Organization chart web part, select the Move option available in the toolbox of the organization chart box and locate it in the new place that you want to move.
sharepoint 2019 org chart web part
SharePoint 2019 org chart web part
  • To make a copy or duplicate of the Organization web part. Select the Duplicate option that is available in the Organization web part it will make a copy version of the web part.
sharepoint online org chart web part free
SharePoint online org chart web part free
  • To delete your organization chart from the SharePoint Online site, select the Delete web part option in the toolbox.
sharepoint org chart web part free
Delete Organization chart web part in SharePoint online

This is how to move, duplicate or delete the organization chart web part in a modern SharePoint site.

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In this SharePoint tutorial, we have learned how to show a visual hierarchy of an organization by adding an organizational chart web part to a modern SharePoint site page. I hope, you got an idea on how to use the SharePoint organization chart web part.

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