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Visio Keep Calm Template
September 6, 2012 – 9:08 am | No Comment | 32256 views
Visio Keep Calm Template

You might have seen this poster around town, on the internet, or decorating a colleague’s belly. More likely you’ve seen a humorous variation–it seems to have developed into quite the meme as of late.
Maybe you …

Sci-fi Movie Quotes Visualized
May 27, 2010 – 9:48 am | 4 Comments | 15589 views
Sci-fi Movie Quotes Visualized

Nathan over at FlowingData has been wasting time visualizing quotes from Sci-fi flicks.
It’s not his fault. The people at Sci Fi Wire gave him the bug.
Now I’m infected.

Harrison Clarity. Just the Videos M’am.
September 11, 2009 – 3:41 pm | No Comment | 26375 views
Harrison Clarity. Just the Videos M’am.

Harry Miller, video producer. The guy who filmed: five of the biggest Visio Nerds that ever lived. He’s been busy.
Creating instructional Visio videos. With a 40’s detective theme. Short. Succinct. Cool jazz music. Just the …

Top 10 Visio Things That Have Nothing To Do With Visio
July 24, 2009 – 4:33 am | 5 Comments | 15693 views
Top 10 Visio Things That Have Nothing To Do With Visio

Visio isn’t just Visio, you know?

Run For Your Lives! Clippy Is Back!
July 17, 2009 – 5:05 am | 4 Comments | 18597 views
Run For Your Lives! Clippy Is Back!

Your life is hard. You work hard all day. You attend endless meetings. You sit through HR sensitivity training. Life is stressful.
Microsoft Office 2010 is coming soon; SharePoint and Visio are getting the Ribbon. Life …

Get Amazing Results With Hidden Function (April Fool’s)
April 1, 2009 – 6:00 am | 6 Comments | 11064 views
Get Amazing Results With Hidden Function (April Fool’s)

The other day, I was poking around my system, opening .dlls and .exes with Notepad to see if anything interesting popped up.
One file buried in Visio’s installation directory hit paydirt: visaflfn.dll

Visio SmartShape for Inauguration Day 2009
January 20, 2009 – 1:11 pm | 2 Comments | 11243 views
Visio SmartShape for Inauguration Day 2009

Download and learn with this Visio file and SmartShape that relate to today’s momentous US Presidential inauguration!

Word Balloon Visio SmartShape
May 29, 2008 – 7:47 am | 17 Comments | 67262 views
Word Balloon Visio SmartShape

Download this super-smart Word Balloon shape and make your Visio diagrams literally speak to your audience.

Sewing Patterns With Visio
April 28, 2008 – 7:20 am | 5 Comments | 20236 views
Sewing Patterns With Visio

Push Visio into new domains by experimenting with creating sewing patterns with your favorite diagramming application!

Map of UK Counties and Boroughs
April 4, 2008 – 12:14 pm | 6 Comments | 20915 views
Map of UK Counties and Boroughs

Learn about David Parker’s Visio map of UK counties and boroughs, and fine out where you can get it!

Visio Guy Wins Landmark €400MM Decision vs. EU (April Fools’)
April 1, 2008 – 1:35 pm | 5 Comments | 8368 views
Visio Guy Wins Landmark €400MM Decision vs. EU (April Fools’)

Just a little April Fools’ humor, taking a poke at the EU picking on poor Microsoft.

Visio Bingo Template
January 23, 2008 – 10:05 pm | 3 Comments | 40529 views
Visio Bingo Template

Download a Visio Bingo Template that you can fill with random numbers at the click of your mouse!

Ape to Man Data Graphic
December 12, 2007 – 3:16 am | 3 Comments | 22907 views
Ape to Man Data Graphic

Forget stars and reception bars. Use the progression of man from ape to visually illustrate your data’s position along the evolutionary scale.

VB Visio Drawing
June 8, 2007 – 3:14 am | 6 Comments | 30435 views
VB Visio Drawing

Download aluminum can and bottle shapes that you can customize with your own logos, and have a laugh while doing it!

Funny Vista Upgrade Decision Flowchart
February 9, 2007 – 12:34 am | One Comment | 17070 views
Funny Vista Upgrade Decision Flowchart

Have a laugh with this unfortunately-not-created-with-Visio, but humorous flowchart that helps you with your Windows Vista upgrade process.