Creating A Department Role Type


Use the Department Role Type to display a department name in a role box underneath department members.


  1. Open the Org Chart where you wish to add the department role.
  2. Hover over the role box.
  3. Click the Plus sign (+) at the bottom. 


                  mceclip2.png  The Add Role dialog box then appears.



                        a.  Click the Select Role Type drop-down arrow.

                   b.  Select Department.



             c. In the Department Title field, type the name of the department.

             d. In the Department Description field, type a description for the department.

             e. Click the Role Color field to select a color. 

             f. Click the Save button.



                             mceclip2.png  The New Role dialog box then appears. A department role box appears at the top of

                                the tree branch to distinguish the department.



Note:  When creating a department, after you are finished creating all members, add the Department role above the top-level member of the department. 


To automatically build department roles see, Automatically Build Department Roles.




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