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ShapeSheet through the Ages
September 17, 2014 – 9:26 am | 3 Comments | 1223 views
ShapeSheet through the Ages

This week on the Visio History Channel…
If you enjoyed yesterday’s walk down memory lane, and you lean toward the technical/programmer side, then you might enjoy this fluff piece–a look at the evolution of the ShapeSheet.

Before There Was Visio, There Was SketchPad
November 19, 2013 – 12:50 pm | One Comment | 11614 views
Before There Was Visio, There Was SketchPad

Ah, the days before color, when engineers wore ties!
One of the inspirations for Visio was an experimental piece of software created a long, long time ago. I was happy to finally track it down on …

Top Visio Guy Posts
July 9, 2009 – 9:34 pm | One Comment | 11762 views
Top Visio Guy Posts

Find out which articles other Visio Guy readers have been reading.

Flip the Switch, Feed the Creature
January 22, 2009 – 6:16 am | 4 Comments | 13703 views
Flip the Switch, Feed the Creature

Learn about conditional formatting of Visio SmartShapes, and enjoy an ancient treat from the dusty, musty Visio archives!

Visio Marketing in the Snow, a Long Time Ago
February 29, 2008 – 6:53 pm | No Comment | 13055 views
Visio Marketing in the Snow, a Long Time Ago

Enjoy a bit of Visio history, some light-reading and marvel at actual snowfall in Seattle!