Installation of Org Chart for SharePoint 2019 as WSP package

The installation process consists of two parts:

  • Install services – web part will pull data from them.
  • Install SharePoint Framework add-in – it is a web part itself.

Download wsp-package and extract it from the downloaded zip archive. The archive contains wsp-package (Plumsail.OrgChart.2019.wsp) and SharePoint Framework package (plumsail-orgchart-sp-2019.sppkg). Place those files to one of the servers in your Sharepoint 2019 farm.

Install services

Run Sharepoint 2019 Management Shell as administrator:

SharePoint 2019 Management Shell

WspInstallation2

Print Add-SPSolution [path to wsp-package] :

Add-SPSolution

Open Central Administration as administrator and navigate to ‘System Settings’ → ‘Manage farm solutions’. Select plumsail.orgchart.2019.wsp and press ‘Deploy Solution’ link:

Solution Properties

Install SharePoint Framework add-in

Run SharePoint 2019 Central Administration as administrator on your server.

Open Central Administration 2019

Navigate to Apps -> Manage App Catalog

Manage App Catalog

Navigate to ‘Apps for SharePoint’ and upload Add-in package that you downloaded at the beginning of this instruction:

Upload App To Catalog

You need to select “Make this solution available to all sites in the organization” in the dialog. Once you did this you can add a web part to a page.

Org Chart trust

If you don’t want to make this app availalbe on all sites, you will need to add app to each site manually.

Adding web part to a page

Note: If you use “Classic” SharePoint pages follow this instuction to add web part to a page.

Navigate to the page where you want to add an org chart.

Pick ‘Plumsail Org Chart’ web part from the menu to add it to your page:

Add Modern Org Chart WebPart

Once you added the web part you can configure it.