Open the Organization Chart Add-in for Microsoft Office Programs

The Organization Chart Add-in for Microsoft Office programs, previously called Microsoft Organization Chart 2.0, is an add-in for Office programs that you can install and then add to your Office documents. In Office 2007, 2010, and 2013,Organization Chart is not installed automatically when you install Office, and you must install it manually before you can use it. Organization Chart is installed automatically in Office 2016.

Organization Chart has been available since the release of Microsoft PowerPoint 95. There have been no significant changes to the program since its initial release, and there are no plans to add any significant functionality to it in the future. You can create an organization chart without installing the Organization Chart Add-in by using Visio or by creating a SmartArt graphic. For more information, see Create a Visio organization chart or Create an organization chart.

To install Organization Chart, see Where can I find Microsoft Office Organization Chart?

After you install Organization Chart, do the following to open it.

  • On the Insert tab, in the Text group, click Object, and then click Organization Chart Add-in for Microsoft Office programs.

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