Version history – SharePoint 2013/2016 version

  • Bug fix for root employee autocomplete.
  • Bug fix for reports generation in Internet Explorer.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Bug fix for toolbar icons font broken in Internet Explorer.
  • Support of the table of contents in multi-page PDF reports
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Ability to change layout without opening the configuration wizard.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Migration of new features from Office 365 version:

  • Modern skin.
  • Multi-page reports. The table of contents is not supported yet.
  • Ability to export data from Org Chart to CSV file.
  • New bottom to top layout.
  • Root employee selector with autocomplete in the configuration wizard.
  • Ability have multiple dotted-line managers.
  • Ability have multiple assistants managers.
  • Restricted ability to expand nodes in printing.
  • Prevented conflicts with a third-party app that uses Knockout.js.
  • Added logic to load fresh JavaScript files after the web part update.
  • Added the new license check page.
  • Added support for new server ID generator for unified license protection.
  • Added support for subscription based licensing.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Changed logic of boxes sorting for “Top to bottom compact” layout.
  • Bug fix for displaying assistants in some specific cases.
  • Support of Microsoft Teams desktop client.
  • Ability to change search query pattern and query source for user profiles data source.
  • Support of lookup values for SharePoint list data source. Now it is possible to display lookup value as well as lookup ID.
  • Bug fix for displaying multiple assistants in Org Chart for 2013/2016 version
  • Ability to sort search results for user profiles data source.
  • Migration of functionality from Office 365 version to On-Premises version.
  • Support of A3 format in PDF export.
  • Ability to expand up to 200 nodes automatically while printing.
  • New JavaScript method “renderer.expandNodeLevelsConditionally” for conditional boxes expanding.
  • JavaScript settings “renderer.config.nodesSortOrder” and “renderer.config.nodesSortOrder” are applied to assistants now.
  • Bug fixes for assistant boxes lines rendering.
  • Support for multiple assistants.
  • Bug fix for full screen mode.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Fixed the bug with drawing connection lines for “Top to bottom compact” layout.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Support of “Person or Group” column in search for SharePoint list data source.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • New feature for displaying dotted line manager on top of an employee with a solid line. It allows you to quickly navigate from solid box to a dotted-line manager.
  • Added a new property to Org Chart JavaScript configuration that allows you to change the length of minimal search keyword (renderer.config.minSearchKeywordLenght).
  • Bug fix for resetting Org Chart configuration when SharePoint list is specified as a data source.
  • Bug fix for dotted-line managers when search metadata property has a different name from user profile property.
  • Ability to specify custom mappings for assistants and dotted line managers in user profiles data source.
  • Ability for one user to have multiple dotted line managers.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Minor bug fixes on searching.
  • Bug fix for displaying assistants and dotted-line subordinates.
  • Ability to display fields with “TaxonomyFieldTypeMulti” type in templates.
  • Improvements in connections lines rendering logic.
  • Ability to hide connections lines for Org Chart loading improvements.
  • Minor bug fixes.
SharePoint 2013/2016 version:
  • Bug fix for rendering Org Chart on publishing pages.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Search only by indexed column for SharePoint list.
  • Fix for expanding button on mobile devices.
  • Fix for profile’s pictures for users with the apostrophe in the account name.
  • Support of MultiChoice, TaxonomyFieldType and LookupMulti field types.
  • Fix the problem in the compact layout when the root element has only an assistant.
  • Better error handling.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Fixed bug with rendering of the web part on Modern Communication sites.
  • Other minor bug fixes.
  • Improvements in web part localization logic.
  • renderer.DrillDown JavaScript framework method has been migrated from version 2
  • Bug fix for zoom in Firefox
  • Bug fix for full-screen mode after recent Microsoft update in “Modern UI”
  • Ability to display level number inside a box
  • Bug fix for a bug when printing freeze after multiple prints
  • Minor bug fixes on boxes rendering
  • Bug fix for displaying dotted-line subordinates
  • Ability to display number of solid line subordinates inside boxes.

These features were migrated to SharePoint 2013/2016 version from Office 365 version:

  • Search only by indexed column for SharePoint list.
  • Ability to display level number inside a box.
  • Ability to display number of solid line subordinates inside boxes.

New features:

  • Improvements for printing performance.
  • Ability to search in Lookup columns for SharePoint list.
  • Bug fix of getting a vacancies list if the user doesn’t have “Full control” permissions.
  • Bug fix for the bug when a search doesn’t work for large lists even with indexed columns.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Localization in On-Premises is now the same as in the Online version.
  • Layouts are now the same in On-Prem and Online versions.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Bug fix for license checking on SharePoint 2013/2016 servers with rewrite enabled.
  • Bug fix for zoom functionality in Firefox browser.
  • Bug fix for the rare case when user profiles service returns duplicate employees.
  • Fix for the bug when box images are hidden after printing.
  • Bug fix of displaying vacancies in SharePoint 2013/2016 version.
  • Bug fix for rendering Org Chart on HTTPS sites.
  • Bug fix to force JavaScript files cache clearing after upgrading solution.
  • Bug fix for empty filtration rule.
  • Bug fix for rendering Org Chart on a page with different ports.
  • Other minor bug fixes.
  • Client-side cache now supports clearing cache of managers structure for SharePoint list data source.
  • Support for cross-domain printing of pictures without extensions.
  • Added support of persisting of a box position after expanding\collapsing if possible.
  • Minor connection lines rendering bug fixes.
  • Support of cross-domain pictures for png printing in SharePoint 2013/2016 version.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Support of displaying data from additional SharePoint list. It allows to map data to existing boxes.
  • Bug fix for printing cross-domain pictures
  • Support of fractional numbers in client side cache life time.
  • Search autocomplete and jQuery UI conflict prevention improvements.
  • Left to right layout bug fixes.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • iPad touch bug fixes.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Update note: You may need to reactivate “Plumsail Org Chart” feature at site collection level.

  • Fixed bug with support external lists as a data source.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Added new print system.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Dotted managers support.
  • Vacancies support.
  • Client side caching is implemented.
  • New lines rendering engine.
  • Automatic hiding of subordinate box if there is assistant box
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Left to right layout implemented.
  • Configuration wizard rendering optimization.
  • Assistant boxes take less space now.
  • Caching API for user profiles data source.
  • Double search for user profiles data source. Use search service if available, otherwise use user profile service search.
  • Root node double tooltip for nodes with assistants fixed.
  • URL field support added to SharePoint list data source.
  • Assistants support.
  • External list as a data source bug fix.
  • Initial release of SharePoint 2013/2016 version.
  • Rendering engine has been completely rewritten from SharePoint 2010.