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Plumsail Org Chart Skins with touch support

Version 1.0.3705 of Plumsail Org Chart has acquired ability to change skins. You can choose from 21 beautiful skins. In this article I will describe some of them in more detail, then I will describe how to change Org Chart skin

Before we dive in, here’s where we are in my Org Chart series:

  1. Plumsail Org Chart for SharePoint 2013
  2. How Org Chart communicates with SharePoint User Profile service
  3. Org Chart Skins with touch support [this article]
  4. Advanced navigation for SharePoint organizational chart

Skin samples:

 
Now your Org Chart might look amazing, like this:
 
 
 

Skins adapted for mobile devices

 

We also introduced two touch adapted skins MetroTouch and BlackMetroTouch. The main difference between these two and other skins is the large expandcollapse buttons, and you still can navigate with dragging. It is not a problem to touch them from a mobile device now. You can create a page for mobile devices, place Org Chart web part there and specify MetroTouch or BlackMetroTouch skin.

MetroTouch skin:

 
 

BlackMetroTouch skin:

 
 
 
 
 

Follow these instructions to change Org Chart skin

 
Note: This instruction is outdated. Now you can change skin using configuration wizard. Please read documentation.
 
Open page with Org Chart web part for edit:
 
 
 
Next open Org Chart web part properties, by clicking in right top corner of web part and selecting Edit Web Part:
 
 
 
Navigate to Org Chart settings category and expand it:
 
 
 
 
Then chose skin you need and click OK:
 
 
 
 
 
List of all skins:
  • Black
  • BlackMetroTouch
  • Default
  • Forest
  • Glow
  • Hay
  • Metro
  • MetroTouch
  • Office2007
  • Office2010Black
  • Office2010Blue
  • Office2010Silver
  • Outlook
  • Silk
  • Simple
  • Sitefinity
  • Sunset
  • Vista
  • Web20
  • WebBlue
  • Windows7

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