SmartArtLayoutType

Inheritance: java.lang.Object, com.aspose.ms.System.ValueType, com.aspose.ms.System.Enum

public final class SmartArtLayoutType extends System.Enum

Represents layout type of a SmartArt diagram.

Fields

Field Description
AccentProcess Use to show a progression, a timeline, or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
AccentedPicture Use to show a central, photographic idea with related ideas on the side.
AlternatingFlow Use to show groups of information or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
AlternatingHexagons Use to represent a series of interconnected ideas.
AlternatingPictureBlocks Use to show a series of pictures from top to bottom.
AlternatingPictureCircles Use to show a set of pictures with text.
ArrowRibbon Use to show either related or contrasting concepts with some connection, such as opposing forces.
AscendingPictureAccentProcess Use to show an ascending series of pictures with descriptive text.
Balance Use to compare or show the relationship between two ideas.
BasicBendingProcess Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
BasicBlockList Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information.
BasicChevronProcess Use to show a progression; a timeline; sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow; or to emphasize movement or direction.
BasicCycle Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow.
BasicMatrix Use to show the relationship of components to a whole in quadrants.
BasicPie Use to show how individual parts form a whole.
BasicProcess Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
BasicPyramid Use to show proportional, interconnected, or hierarchical relationships with the largest component on the bottom and narrowing up.
BasicRadial Use to show the relationship to a central idea in a cycle.
BasicTarget Use to show containment, gradations, or hierarchical relationships.
BasicTimeline Use to show sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow, or to show timeline information.
BasicVenn Use to show overlapping or interconnected relationships.
BendingPictureAccentList Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information.
BendingPictureBlocks Use to show a series of pictures.
BendingPictureCaption Use to show a sequential series of pictures.
BendingPictureCaptionList Use to show a series of pictures.
BendingPictureSemiTransparentText Use to show a series of pictures.
BlockCycle Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow.
BubblePictureList Use to show a series of pictures.
CaptionedPictures Use to show pictures with multiple levels of text.
ChevronList Use to show a progression through several processes that make up an overall workflow.
CircleAccentTimeline Use to show a series of events or timeline information.
CircleArrowProcess Use to show sequential items with supporting text for each item.
CirclePictureHierarchy Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization.
CircleRelationship Use to show the relationship to or from a central idea.
CircularBendingProcess Use to show a long or non-linear sequence or steps in a task, process, or workflow.
CircularPictureCallout Use to show a central idea and sub-ideas or related items.
ClosedChevronProcess Use to show a progression, a timeline, or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow, or to emphasize movement or direction.
ContinuousArrowProcess Use to show a timeline or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
ContinuousBlockProcess Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
ContinuousCycle Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow.
ContinuousPictureList Use to show groups of interconnected information.
ConvergingArrows Use to show ideas or concepts that converge to a central point.
ConvergingRadial Use to show relationships of concepts or components to a central idea in a cycle.
CounterbalanceArrows Use to show two opposing ideas or concepts.
CycleMatrix Use to show the relationship to a central idea in a cyclical progression.
DescendingBlockList Use to show groups of related ideas or lists of information.
DescendingProcess Use to show a descending series of events.
DetailedProcess Use with large amounts of Level 2 text to show a progression through stages.
DivergingArrows Use to show ideas or concepts that progress outward from a central source.
DivergingRadial Use to show relationships to a central idea in a cycle.
Equation Use to show sequential steps or tasks that depict a plan or result.
FramedTextPicture Use to show pictures with corresponding Level 1 text displayed in a frame.
Funnel Use to show the filtering of information or how parts merge into a whole.
Gear Use to show interlocking ideas.
GridMatrix Use to show the placement of concepts along two axes.
GroupedList Use to show groups and sub-groups of information, or steps and sub-steps in a task, process, or workflow.
HalfCircleOrganizationChart Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization.
HexagonCluster Use to show pictures with associated descriptive text.
Hierarchy Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing from top to bottom.
HierarchyList Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing across groups.
HorizontalBulletList Use to show non-sequential or grouped lists of information.
HorizontalHierarchy Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing horizontally.
HorizontalLabeledHierarchy Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing horizontally and grouped hierarchically.
HorizontalMultiLevelHierarchy Use to show large amounts of hierarchical information progressing horizontally.
HorizontalOrganizationChart Use to show hierarchical information horizontally or reporting relationships in an organization.
HorizontalPictureList Use to show non-sequential or grouped information with an emphasis on related pictures.
IncreasingArrowsProcess Use to show sequential and overlapping steps in a process.
IncreasingCircleProcess Use to show a series of steps, with the interior of the circle increasing with each step.
InvertedPyramid Use to show proportional, interconnected, or hierarchical relationships with the largest component on the top and narrowing down.
LabeledHierarchy Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing from top to bottom and grouped hierarchically.
LinearVenn Use to show overlapping relationships in a sequence.
LinedList Use to show large amounts of text divided into categories and subcategories.
MultidirectionalCycle Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events that can occur in any direction.
NameandTitleOrganizationChart Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization.
NestedTarget Use to show containment relationships.
NondirectionalCycle Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow.
OpposingArrows Use to show two opposing ideas, or ideas that diverge from a central point.
OpposingIdeas Use to show two opposing or contrasting ideas.
OrganizationChart Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization.
PhasedProcess Use to show three phases of a process.
PictureAccentBlocks Use to show a group of pictures in blocks starting from the corner.
PictureAccentList Use to show grouped or related information.
PictureAccentProcess Use to show sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
PictureCaptionList Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information.
PictureGrid Use to show pictures laid out on a square grid.
PictureLineup Use to show a series of pictures side by side.
PictureStrips Use to show a series of pictures from top to bottom with Level 1 text beside each.
PieProcess Use to show steps in a process with each pie slice increasing in size up to seven shapes.
PlusandMinus Use to show the pros and cons of two ideas.
ProcessArrows Use to show information illustrating a process or workflow.
ProcessList Use to show multiple groups of information or steps and sub-steps in a task, process, or workflow.
PyramidList Use to show proportional, interconnected, or hierarchical relationships.
RadialCluster Use to show data that relates to a central idea or theme.
RadialCycle Use to show the relationship to a central idea.
RadialList Use to show relationships to a central idea in a cycle.
RadialVenn Use to show both overlapping relationships and the relationship to a central idea in a cycle.
RandomToResultProcess Use to show, through a series of steps, how several chaotic ideas can result in a unified goal or idea.
RepeatingBendingProcess Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
ReverseList Use to change between two items.
SegmentedCycle Use to show a progression or a sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow.
SegmentedProcess Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
SegmentedPyramid Use to show containment, proportional, or interconnected relationships.
SnapshotPictureList Use to show pictures with explanatory text.
SpiralPicture Use to show a series of up to five pictures with corresponding Level 1 captions that spiral in to the center.
SquareAccentList Use to show lists of information divided into categories.
StackedList Use to show groups of information or steps in a task, process, or workflow.
StackedVenn Use to show overlapping relationships.
StaggeredProcess Use to show a downward progression through stages.
StepDownProcess Use to show a descending process with multiple steps and sub-steps.
StepUpProcess Use to show an ascending series of steps or lists of information.
SubStepProcess Use to show a multi-step process with sub-steps between each instance of Level 1 text.
TableHierarchy Use to show groups of information built from top to bottom, and the hierarchies within each group.
TableList Use to show grouped or related information of equal value.
TargetList Use to show interrelated or overlapping information.
TextCycle Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow.
TitlePictureLineup Use to show a series of pictures that each have their own title and description.
TitledMatrix Use to show the relationships of four quadrants to a whole.
TitledPictureAccentList Use to show lists of information with an accent picture for each Level 2 text.
TitledPictureBlocks Use to show a series of pictures.
TrapezoidList Use to show grouped or related information of equal value.
UpwardArrow Use to show a progression or steps that trend upward in a task, process, or workflow.
VerticalAccentList Use to show lists of information.
VerticalArrowList Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow that move toward a common goal.
VerticalBendingProcess Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.
VerticalBlockList Use to show groups of information or steps in a task, process, or workflow.
VerticalBoxList Use to show several groups of information, especially groups with large amounts of Level 2 text.
VerticalBulletList Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information.
VerticalChevronList Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow, or to emphasize movement or direction.
VerticalCircleList Use to show sequential or grouped data.
VerticalCurvedList Use to show a curved list of information.
VerticalEquation Use to show sequential steps or tasks that depict a plan or result.
VerticalPictureAccentList Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information.
VerticalPictureList Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information.
VerticalProcess Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow from top to bottom.
Custom Represents a SmartArt diagram with custom layout template
PictureOrganizationChart Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization, with corresponding pictures.

AccentProcess

public static final int AccentProcess

Use to show a progression, a timeline, or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Works well for illustrating both Level 1 and Level 2 text.

AccentedPicture

public static final int AccentedPicture

Use to show a central, photographic idea with related ideas on the side. The top Level 1 text appears over the central picture. Corresponding text for other Level 1 shapes appear next to the small circular pictures. This layout also works well with no text.

AlternatingFlow

public static final int AlternatingFlow

Use to show groups of information or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Emphasizes the interaction or relationships among the groups of information.

AlternatingHexagons

public static final int AlternatingHexagons

Use to represent a series of interconnected ideas. Level 1 text appears inside the hexagons. Level 2 text appears outside the shapes.

AlternatingPictureBlocks

public static final int AlternatingPictureBlocks

Use to show a series of pictures from top to bottom. Text appears alternately on the right or left of the picture.

AlternatingPictureCircles

public static final int AlternatingPictureCircles

Use to show a set of pictures with text. The corresponding text appears in the central circles with the images alternating from left to right.

ArrowRibbon

public static final int ArrowRibbon

Use to show either related or contrasting concepts with some connection, such as opposing forces. The first two lines of Level 1 text are used for text in the arrows. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

AscendingPictureAccentProcess

public static final int AscendingPictureAccentProcess

Use to show an ascending series of pictures with descriptive text. Works best with a small amount of text.

Balance

public static final int Balance

Use to compare or show the relationship between two ideas. Each of the first two lines of Level 1 text corresponds to text at the top of one side of the center point. Emphasizes Level 2 text, which is limited to four shapes on each side of the center point. The balance tips towards the side with the most shapes containing Level 2 text. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

BasicBendingProcess

public static final int BasicBendingProcess

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Maximizes both horizontal and vertical display space for shapes.

BasicBlockList

public static final int BasicBlockList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information. Maximizes both horizontal and vertical display space for shapes.

BasicChevronProcess

public static final int BasicChevronProcess

Use to show a progression; a timeline; sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow; or to emphasize movement or direction. Level 1 text appears inside an arrow shape while Level 2 text appears below the arrow shapes.

BasicCycle

public static final int BasicCycle

Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow. Emphasizes the stages or steps rather than the connecting arrows or flow. Works best with Level 1 text only.

BasicMatrix

public static final int BasicMatrix

Use to show the relationship of components to a whole in quadrants. The first four lines of Level 1 text appear in the quadrants. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

BasicPie

public static final int BasicPie

Use to show how individual parts form a whole. The first seven lines of Level 1 text correspond to the evenly distributed wedge or pie shapes. The top Level 1 text shape appears outside of the rest of the pie for emphasis. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

BasicProcess

public static final int BasicProcess

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow.

BasicPyramid

public static final int BasicPyramid

Use to show proportional, interconnected, or hierarchical relationships with the largest component on the bottom and narrowing up. Level 1 text appears in the pyramid segments and Level 2 text appears in shapes alongside each segment.

BasicRadial

public static final int BasicRadial

Use to show the relationship to a central idea in a cycle. The first line of Level 1 text corresponds to the central shape, and its Level 2 text corresponds to the surrounding circular shapes. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

BasicTarget

public static final int BasicTarget

Use to show containment, gradations, or hierarchical relationships. The first five lines of Level 1 text are associated with a circle. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

BasicTimeline

public static final int BasicTimeline

Use to show sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow, or to show timeline information. Works well with both Level 1 and Level 2 text.

BasicVenn

public static final int BasicVenn

Use to show overlapping or interconnected relationships. The first seven lines of Level 1 text correspond with a circle. If there are four or fewer lines of Level 1 text, the text is inside the circles. If there are more than four lines of Level 1 text, the text is outside of the circles. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

BendingPictureAccentList

public static final int BendingPictureAccentList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information. The small circular shapes are designed to contain pictures. Works well for illustrating both Level 1 and Level 2 text. Maximizes both horizontal and vertical display space for shapes.

BendingPictureBlocks

public static final int BendingPictureBlocks

Use to show a series of pictures. The box covering the bottom corner can contain small amounts of text.

BendingPictureCaption

public static final int BendingPictureCaption

Use to show a sequential series of pictures. The box covering the bottom corner can contain small amounts of text.

BendingPictureCaptionList

public static final int BendingPictureCaptionList

Use to show a series of pictures. The title and description appear in a callout shape under each picture.

BendingPictureSemiTransparentText

public static final int BendingPictureSemiTransparentText

Use to show a series of pictures. A semi-transparent box covers the lower portion of the picture and contains all levels of text.

BlockCycle

public static final int BlockCycle

Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow. Emphasizes the stages or steps rather than the connecting arrows or flow.

BubblePictureList

public static final int BubblePictureList

Use to show a series of pictures. Can contain up to eight Level 1 pictures. Unused text and pictures do not appear, but remain available if you switch layouts. Works best with small amounts of text.

CaptionedPictures

public static final int CaptionedPictures

Use to show pictures with multiple levels of text. Works best with a small amount of Level 1 text and a medium amount of Level 2 text.

ChevronList

public static final int ChevronList

Use to show a progression through several processes that make up an overall workflow. Also works for illustrating contrasting processes. The Level 1 text corresponds to the first arrow shape on the left, while the Level 2 text corresponds to horizontal sub-steps for each shape that contains Level 1 text.

CircleAccentTimeline

public static final int CircleAccentTimeline

Use to show a series of events or timeline information. Level 1 text appears next to larger circular shapes. Level 2 text appears next to smaller circular shapes.

CircleArrowProcess

public static final int CircleArrowProcess

Use to show sequential items with supporting text for each item. This diagram works best with small amounts of Level 1 text.

CirclePictureHierarchy

public static final int CirclePictureHierarchy

Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization. Pictures appear in circles and corresponding text appears next to the pictures.

CircleRelationship

public static final int CircleRelationship

Use to show the relationship to or from a central idea. Level 2 text is added non-sequentially and is limited to five items. There can only be one Level 1 item.

CircularBendingProcess

public static final int CircularBendingProcess

Use to show a long or non-linear sequence or steps in a task, process, or workflow. Works best with Level 1 text only. Maximizes both horizontal and vertical display space for shapes.

CircularPictureCallout

public static final int CircularPictureCallout

Use to show a central idea and sub-ideas or related items. The text for the first picture covers the lower portion of the picture. The corresponding text for other Level 1 shapes appears next to the small circular pictures. This diagram also works well with no text.

ClosedChevronProcess

public static final int ClosedChevronProcess

Use to show a progression, a timeline, or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow, or to emphasize movement or direction. Can be used to emphasize information in the starting shape. Works best with Level 1 text only.

ContinuousArrowProcess

public static final int ContinuousArrowProcess

Use to show a timeline or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Works best with Level 1 text because each line of Level 1 text appears inside the arrow shape. Level 2 text appears outside the arrow shape.

ContinuousBlockProcess

public static final int ContinuousBlockProcess

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Works best with minimal Level 1 and Level 2 text.

ContinuousCycle

public static final int ContinuousCycle

Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow. Emphasizes the connection between all components. Works best with Level 1 text only.

ContinuousPictureList

public static final int ContinuousPictureList

Use to show groups of interconnected information. The circular shapes are designed to contain pictures.

ConvergingArrows

public static final int ConvergingArrows

Use to show ideas or concepts that converge to a central point. Works best with Level 1 text only.

ConvergingRadial

public static final int ConvergingRadial

Use to show relationships of concepts or components to a central idea in a cycle. The first line of Level 1 text corresponds to the central circular shape and the lines of Level 2 text correspond to the surrounding rectangular shapes. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

CounterbalanceArrows

public static final int CounterbalanceArrows

Use to show two opposing ideas or concepts. Each of the first two lines of Level 1 text corresponds to an arrow and works well with Level 2 text. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

CycleMatrix

public static final int CycleMatrix

Use to show the relationship to a central idea in a cyclical progression. Each of the first four lines of Level 1 text corresponds to a wedge or pie shape, and Level 2 text appears in a rectangular shape to the side of the wedge or pie shape. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

DescendingBlockList

public static final int DescendingBlockList

Use to show groups of related ideas or lists of information. The text shapes decrease in height sequentially, and the Level 1 text displays vertically.

DescendingProcess

public static final int DescendingProcess

Use to show a descending series of events. The first Level 1 text is at the top of arrow, and the last Level 1 text displays at the bottom of the arrow. Only the first seven Level 1 items appear. Works best with small to medium amounts of text.

DetailedProcess

public static final int DetailedProcess

Use with large amounts of Level 2 text to show a progression through stages.

DivergingArrows

public static final int DivergingArrows

Use to show ideas or concepts that progress outward from a central source. Works best with Level 1 text only.

DivergingRadial

public static final int DivergingRadial

Use to show relationships to a central idea in a cycle. The first Level 1 line of text corresponds to the central circular shape. Emphasizes the surrounding circles rather than the central idea. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

Equation

public static final int Equation

Use to show sequential steps or tasks that depict a plan or result. The last Level 1 line of text appears after the equals sign (=).Works best with Level 1 text only.

FramedTextPicture

public static final int FramedTextPicture

Use to show pictures with corresponding Level 1 text displayed in a frame.

Funnel

public static final int Funnel

Use to show the filtering of information or how parts merge into a whole. Emphasizes the final outcome. Can contain up to four lines of Level 1 text; the last of these four Level 1 text lines appears below the funnel and the other lines correspond to a circular shape. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

Gear

public static final int Gear

Use to show interlocking ideas. Each of the first three lines of Level 1 text corresponds to a gear shape, and their corresponding Level 2 text appears in rectangles next to the gear shape. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

GridMatrix

public static final int GridMatrix

Use to show the placement of concepts along two axes. Emphasizes the individual components rather than the whole. The first four lines of Level 1 text appear in the quadrants. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

GroupedList

public static final int GroupedList

Use to show groups and sub-groups of information, or steps and sub-steps in a task, process, or workflow. Level 1 text corresponds to the top level horizontal shapes, and Level 2 text corresponds to vertical sub-steps under each related top level shape. Works well for emphasizing sub-groups or sub-steps, hierarchical information, or multiple lists of information.

HalfCircleOrganizationChart

public static final int HalfCircleOrganizationChart

Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization. The assistant shapes and Org Chart hanging layouts are available with this layout.

HexagonCluster

public static final int HexagonCluster

Use to show pictures with associated descriptive text. Small hexagons indicate the picture and text pair. Works best with small amounts of text.

Hierarchy

public static final int Hierarchy

Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing from top to bottom.

HierarchyList

public static final int HierarchyList

Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing across groups. Can also be used to group or list information.

HorizontalBulletList

public static final int HorizontalBulletList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped lists of information. Works well with large amounts of text. All text has the same level of emphasis, and direction is not implied.

HorizontalHierarchy

public static final int HorizontalHierarchy

Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing horizontally. Works well for decision trees.

HorizontalLabeledHierarchy

public static final int HorizontalLabeledHierarchy

Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing horizontally and grouped hierarchically. Emphasizes heading or level 1 text. The first line of Level 1 text appears in the shape at the beginning of the hierarchy, and the second and all subsequent lines of Level 1 text appear at the top of the tall rectangles.

HorizontalMultiLevelHierarchy

public static final int HorizontalMultiLevelHierarchy

Use to show large amounts of hierarchical information progressing horizontally. The top of the hierarchy is displayed vertically. This layout supports many levels in the hierarchy.

HorizontalOrganizationChart

public static final int HorizontalOrganizationChart

Use to show hierarchical information horizontally or reporting relationships in an organization. The assistant shape and the Org Chart hanging layouts are available with this layout.

HorizontalPictureList

public static final int HorizontalPictureList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped information with an emphasis on related pictures. The top shapes are designed to contain pictures.

IncreasingArrowsProcess

public static final int IncreasingArrowsProcess

Use to show sequential and overlapping steps in a process. Limited to five Level 1 items. Level 2 can contain large amounts of text.

IncreasingCircleProcess

public static final int IncreasingCircleProcess

Use to show a series of steps, with the interior of the circle increasing with each step. Limited to seven Level 1 steps but unlimited Level 2 items. Works well with large amounts of Level 2 text.

InvertedPyramid

public static final int InvertedPyramid

Use to show proportional, interconnected, or hierarchical relationships with the largest component on the top and narrowing down. Level 1 text appears in the pyramid segments and Level 2 text appears in shapes alongside each segment.

LabeledHierarchy

public static final int LabeledHierarchy

Use to show hierarchical relationships progressing from top to bottom and grouped hierarchically. Emphasizes heading or level 1 text. The first line of Level 1 text appears in the shape at the beginning of the hierarchy, and all subsequent lines of Level 1 text appear to the left of the long rectangles.

LinearVenn

public static final int LinearVenn

Use to show overlapping relationships in a sequence. Works best with Level 1 text only.

LinedList

public static final int LinedList

Use to show large amounts of text divided into categories and subcategories. Works well with multiple levels of text. Text at the same level is separated by lines.

MultidirectionalCycle

public static final int MultidirectionalCycle

Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events that can occur in any direction.

NameandTitleOrganizationChart

public static final int NameandTitleOrganizationChart

Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization. To enter text in the title box, type directly in the smaller rectangular shape. The assistant shape and Org Chart hanging layouts are available with this layout.

NestedTarget

public static final int NestedTarget

Use to show containment relationships. Each of the first three lines of Level 1 text correspond to the upper left text in the shapes, and Level 2 text corresponds to the smaller shapes. Works best with minimal Level 2 lines of text. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

NondirectionalCycle

public static final int NondirectionalCycle

Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow. Each shape has the same level of importance. Works well when direction does not need to be indicated.

OpposingArrows

public static final int OpposingArrows

Use to show two opposing ideas, or ideas that diverge from a central point. Each of the first two lines of Level 1 text corresponds to an arrow. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

OpposingIdeas

public static final int OpposingIdeas

Use to show two opposing or contrasting ideas. Can have one or two Level 1 items. Each Level 1 text can contain multiple sub-levels. Works well with large amounts of text.

OrganizationChart

public static final int OrganizationChart

Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization. The assistant shape and the Org Chart hanging layouts are available with this layout.

PhasedProcess

public static final int PhasedProcess

Use to show three phases of a process. Limited to three Level 1 items. The first two Level 1 items can each contain four Level 2 items, and the third Level 1 item can contain an unlimited number of Level 2 items. Works best with small amounts of text.

PictureAccentBlocks

public static final int PictureAccentBlocks

Use to show a group of pictures in blocks starting from the corner. The corresponding text displays vertically. Works well as an accent on title or sub-title slides or for section breaks of a document.

PictureAccentList

public static final int PictureAccentList

Use to show grouped or related information. The small shapes on the upper corners are designed to contain pictures. Emphasizes Level 2 text over Level 1 text, and is a good choice for large amounts of Level 2 text.

PictureAccentProcess

public static final int PictureAccentProcess

Use to show sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. The rectangular shapes in the background are designed to contain pictures.

PictureCaptionList

public static final int PictureCaptionList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information. The top shapes are designed to contain pictures and pictures are emphasized over text. Works well for pictures with short text captions.

PictureGrid

public static final int PictureGrid

Use to show pictures laid out on a square grid. Best with a small amount of Level 1 text, which appears above the picture.

PictureLineup

public static final int PictureLineup

Use to show a series of pictures side by side. Level 1 text covers the top of the picture. Level 2 text appears below the picture.

PictureStrips

public static final int PictureStrips

Use to show a series of pictures from top to bottom with Level 1 text beside each.

PieProcess

public static final int PieProcess

Use to show steps in a process with each pie slice increasing in size up to seven shapes. Level 1 text displays vertically.

PlusandMinus

public static final int PlusandMinus

Use to show the pros and cons of two ideas. Each Level 1 text can contain multiple sub-levels. Works well with large amounts of text. Limited to two Level 1 items.

ProcessArrows

public static final int ProcessArrows

Use to show information illustrating a process or workflow. Level 1 text appears in the circular shapes and Level 2 text appears in the arrow shapes. Works best for minimal text and to emphasize movement or direction.

ProcessList

public static final int ProcessList

Use to show multiple groups of information or steps and sub-steps in a task, process, or workflow. Level 1 text corresponds to the top horizontal shapes, and Level 2 text corresponds to vertical sub-steps under each related top level shape.

PyramidList

public static final int PyramidList

Use to show proportional, interconnected, or hierarchical relationships. Text appears in the rectangular shapes on top of the pyramid background.

RadialCluster

public static final int RadialCluster

Use to show data that relates to a central idea or theme. The top Level 1 text appears in the center. Level 2 text appears in surrounding shapes. Can contain up to seven Level 2 shapes. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts. Works best with small amounts of text.

RadialCycle

public static final int RadialCycle

Use to show the relationship to a central idea. Emphasizes both information in the center circle and how information in the outer ring of circles contributes to the central idea. The first Level 1 line of text corresponds to the central circle, and its Level 2 text corresponds to the outer ring of circles. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

RadialList

public static final int RadialList

Use to show relationships to a central idea in a cycle. The center shape can contain a picture. Level 1 text appears in the smaller circles and any related Level 2 text appears to the side of the smaller circles.

RadialVenn

public static final int RadialVenn

Use to show both overlapping relationships and the relationship to a central idea in a cycle. The first line of Level 1 text corresponds to the central shape and the lines of Level 2 text correspond to the surrounding circular shapes. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

RandomToResultProcess

public static final int RandomToResultProcess

Use to show, through a series of steps, how several chaotic ideas can result in a unified goal or idea. Supports multiple items of Level 1 text, but the first and last Level 1 corresponding shapes are fixed. Works best with small amounts of Level 1 text and medium amounts of Level 2 text.

RepeatingBendingProcess

public static final int RepeatingBendingProcess

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Maximizes both horizontal and vertical display space for shapes.

ReverseList

public static final int ReverseList

Use to change between two items. Only the first two items of text display, and each item can contain a large amount of text. Works well to show a change between two items or shift in order.

SegmentedCycle

public static final int SegmentedCycle

Use to show a progression or a sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow. Emphasizes the interconnected pieces. Each of the first seven lines of Level 1 text corresponds to a wedge or pie shape. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

SegmentedProcess

public static final int SegmentedProcess

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Emphasizes Level 2 text, since each line appears in a separate shape.

SegmentedPyramid

public static final int SegmentedPyramid

Use to show containment, proportional, or interconnected relationships. The first nine lines of Level 1 text appear in the triangular shapes. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts. Works best with Level 1 text only.

SnapshotPictureList

public static final int SnapshotPictureList

Use to show pictures with explanatory text. Level 2 text can display lists of information. Works well with a large amount of text.

SpiralPicture

public static final int SpiralPicture

Use to show a series of up to five pictures with corresponding Level 1 captions that spiral in to the center.

SquareAccentList

public static final int SquareAccentList

Use to show lists of information divided into categories. Level 2 text appears beside a small square shape. Works well with large amounts of Level 2 text.

StackedList

public static final int StackedList

Use to show groups of information or steps in a task, process, or workflow. Circular shapes contain Level 1 text, and the corresponding rectangles contain Level 2 text. Works well for numerous details and minimal Level 1 text.

StackedVenn

public static final int StackedVenn

Use to show overlapping relationships. A good choice for emphasizing growth or gradation. Works best with Level 1 text only. The first seven lines of Level 1 text correspond to a circular shape. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

StaggeredProcess

public static final int StaggeredProcess

Use to show a downward progression through stages. Each of the first five lines of Level 1 text corresponds with a rectangle. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

StepDownProcess

public static final int StepDownProcess

Use to show a descending process with multiple steps and sub-steps. Works best with small amounts of text.

StepUpProcess

public static final int StepUpProcess

Use to show an ascending series of steps or lists of information.

SubStepProcess

public static final int SubStepProcess

Use to show a multi-step process with sub-steps between each instance of Level 1 text. Works best with small amounts of text and is limited to seven Level 1 steps. Each Level 1 step can have unlimited sub-steps.

TableHierarchy

public static final int TableHierarchy

Use to show groups of information built from top to bottom, and the hierarchies within each group. This layout does not contain connecting lines.

TableList

public static final int TableList

Use to show grouped or related information of equal value. The first Level 1 line of text corresponds to the top shape and its Level 2 text is used for the subsequent lists.

TargetList

public static final int TargetList

Use to show interrelated or overlapping information. Each of the first seven lines of Level 1 text appears in the rectangular shape. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts. Works well with both Level 1 and Level 2 text.

TextCycle

public static final int TextCycle

Use to represent a continuing sequence of stages, tasks, or events in a circular flow. Emphasizes the arrows or flow rather than the stages or steps. Works best with Level 1 text only.

TitlePictureLineup

public static final int TitlePictureLineup

Use to show a series of pictures that each have their own title and description. Level 1 text appears in the box above the picture. Level 2 text appears below the picture.

TitledMatrix

public static final int TitledMatrix

Use to show the relationships of four quadrants to a whole. The first line of Level 1 text corresponds to the central shape, and the first four lines of Level 2 text appear in the quadrants. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

TitledPictureAccentList

public static final int TitledPictureAccentList

Use to show lists of information with an accent picture for each Level 2 text. Level 1 text displays in a separate box at the top of the list.

TitledPictureBlocks

public static final int TitledPictureBlocks

Use to show a series of pictures. Level 1 text appears above each picture. Level 2 text appears to the side and slightly overlapping each picture.

TrapezoidList

public static final int TrapezoidList

Use to show grouped or related information of equal value. Works well with large amounts of text.

UpwardArrow

public static final int UpwardArrow

Use to show a progression or steps that trend upward in a task, process, or workflow. Each of the first five lines of Level 1 text corresponds to a point on the arrow. Works best with minimal text. Unused text does not appear, but remains available if you switch layouts.

VerticalAccentList

public static final int VerticalAccentList

Use to show lists of information. Level 2 text appears in rectangular shapes over vertical chevrons. Emphasizes Level 2 text over Level 1 text, and is a good choice for medium amounts of Level 2 text.

VerticalArrowList

public static final int VerticalArrowList

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow that move toward a common goal. Works well for bulleted lists of information.

VerticalBendingProcess

public static final int VerticalBendingProcess

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow. Maximizes both horizontal and vertical display space for shapes. Places more emphasis on the interrelationships among the shapes than on direction or movement.

VerticalBlockList

public static final int VerticalBlockList

Use to show groups of information or steps in a task, process, or workflow. Works well with large amounts of Level 2 text. A good choice for text with a main point and multiple sub-points.

VerticalBoxList

public static final int VerticalBoxList

Use to show several groups of information, especially groups with large amounts of Level 2 text. A good choice for bulleted lists of information.

VerticalBulletList

public static final int VerticalBulletList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information. Works well for lists with long headings or top level information.

VerticalChevronList

public static final int VerticalChevronList

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow, or to emphasize movement or direction. Emphasizes Level 2 text over Level 1 text, and is a good choice for large amounts of Level 2 text.

VerticalCircleList

public static final int VerticalCircleList

Use to show sequential or grouped data. Works best for Level 1 text, which displays next to a large circular shape. Lower levels of text are separated with smaller circular shapes.

VerticalCurvedList

public static final int VerticalCurvedList

Use to show a curved list of information. To add pictures to the accent circle shapes, apply a picture fill.

VerticalEquation

public static final int VerticalEquation

Use to show sequential steps or tasks that depict a plan or result. The last Level 1 line of text appears after the arrow. Works best with Level 1 text only.

VerticalPictureAccentList

public static final int VerticalPictureAccentList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information. The small circles are designed to contain pictures.

VerticalPictureList

public static final int VerticalPictureList

Use to show non-sequential or grouped blocks of information. The small shapes on the left are designed to contain pictures.

VerticalProcess

public static final int VerticalProcess

Use to show a progression or sequential steps in a task, process, or workflow from top to bottom. Works best with Level 1 text, since the vertical space is limited.

Custom

public static final int Custom

Represents a SmartArt diagram with custom layout template

PictureOrganizationChart

public static final int PictureOrganizationChart

Use to show hierarchical information or reporting relationships in an organization, with corresponding pictures. The assistant shape and Org Chart hanging layouts are available with this layout.