Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Modify an Organization Chart’s
Open a presentation in PowerPoint.
Select the shape in the org chart that you want to
modify the hanging layout.
In the Ribbon, click the Design/SmartArt Tools tab
In the Create Graphic group, click Layout and then
choose one of the following layout types, all shown in
Figures 11-12 and 11-13:
• Standard: Centers all the shapes below the selected
• Both: Centers the selected shape above the shapes
below it and arranges those shapes into columns
with two shapes in each row.
• Left Hanging: Positions the selected shape to the
right and left aligns the shapes below.
• Right Hanging: Positions the selected shape to the
left and right aligns the shapes below.
Note that you can also select a shape and click the
Right To Left button in the Create Graphic group in
the Ribbon to switch between right and left positions.
Finally, you can select a shape and promote (move up
a level) or demote (move down a level) it.
Figure 11-12: Modify an org chart’s hanging layout to
Standard or Both
Figure 11-13: Modify an org chart’s hanging layout to