HierarchyBranch class

Office 2013 and later

Organization Chart Branch Style. When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is dgm:hierBranch.


Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Drawing.Diagrams
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)

public class HierarchyBranch : OpenXmlLeafElement

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

hierBranch (Organization Chart Branch Style)

This element defines the layout style of a branch in an organizational chart.

[Example: Consider the following example of hierBranch being used in DiagramML:

<hierBranch val="init" />

In this example the value of hierBranch is defined as init which is a kind of not set state, or initial state. end example]

Parent Elements

presLayoutVars (§; varLst (§



val (Organization Chart Branch Style Value)

The value of this attribute indicates the layout style of a branch in an organization chart. The default value is std.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_HierBranchStyle simple type (§

[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_HierBranchStyle) is located in §A.5.3. end note]

© ISO/IEC29500: 2008.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.