OrgChart Now Help Guide

Format Ribbon

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Audience: Any User Edition: All Editions

The FormatRibbon contains tools that allow you to quickly and efficiently modify the style and formatting of individual boxes in your chart. The Format Ribbon can be accessed via theTop Toolbar.

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Format Ribbon

The Format Ribbon contains the following functions:

Fast Select

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Fast Select

Select all objects that share a common property.

Box Properties

The Box Properties group allows you to manipulate the appearance and order of boxes in your chart.

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Box Shape

Set box shape.

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Box Fill Color

Set box fill color. To create a gradient, see Gradients.

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Box Shadow

Turn box shadow on or off.

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Box Border

Set box border style and thickness.

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Border Color

Set box border color.

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Sort

Sort boxes in the chart.

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Box Layout Editor

Modify the format of a box including which fields are displayed.

Text Properties

Changes apply to any selected boxes and/or selected box cells only.

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Font Selector

Select the font.

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Font Size

Set the font size.

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Font Color

Set the font color.

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Cell Fill Color

Set cell file color.

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Bold

Turn bold on or off.

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Italic

Turn italic on or off.

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Underline

Turn underline on or off.

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Label Options

Set a cell to show a field label, a field value or both field label and value.

Text Alignment

Changes apply to any selected boxes and/or selected box cells only.

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Vertical Alignment

Align the text to the top, middle or bottom of a cell.

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Horizontal Alignment

Align text to the left, center or right of a cell. Justify aligns the field label on the left and the field value on the right.

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Wrap Text

Wrap text to multiple lines if the text doesn't fit horizontally within a cell.

Line Properties

Changes apply to any selected lines.

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Line Color

Set line color.

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Line Thickness

Set line thickness and dash style.

Clipboard

OrgChart Now allows you to cut, copy and paste chart boxes.

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Cut

Copy current selection to the clipboard and then remove from the document.

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Copy

Copy current selection to the clipboard.

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Paste

Paste contents of the clipboard into the current document.

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Copy Format

Copy the format of the selected box to the clipboard.

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