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Link Fields to Subshape Text
February 14, 2018 – 6:56 pm | No Comment | 371 views
Link Fields to Subshape Text

Learn how to add multiple text blocks to Visio shapes, and to dynamically display data attached to the shapes in the text shapes.

Visio 2016 Training Videos
January 31, 2018 – 4:55 pm | 2 Comments | 1011 views
Visio 2016 Training Videos

I’ve provided detail outlines to this new series of Visio 2016 videos put together by Microsoft. With the outlines, you can jump straight to the videos that interest you!

Amazon AWS Visio Shapes
January 31, 2018 – 1:26 am | One Comment | 1382 views
Amazon AWS Visio Shapes

Download my own version of improved Amazon AWS Visio shapes for use in your architecture drawings!

Fuzzy Shadow on Text Oddity
December 20, 2017 – 5:25 pm | No Comment | 1795 views
Fuzzy Shadow on Text Oddity

Visio 2013/16 has wonderful new formatting effects. But how they modify your shapes can be a bit strange. Read about the anomalies, and how to work around the strangeness!

Stroke-Dasharray Shape for Visio Custom Line Patterns
October 11, 2017 – 11:13 pm | 3 Comments | 9438 views
Stroke-Dasharray Shape for Visio Custom Line Patterns

Define dash patterns with this clever Visio SmartShape, and use it to easily create your own custom line patterns!

View Visio Files on Android (and Windows Phone)
June 4, 2017 – 6:43 pm | No Comment | 6680 views
View Visio Files on Android (and Windows Phone)

If you’ve got an Android or Windows phone, and you receive Visio files via e-mail attachments, there IS a way to view them while you are on the go!

Visio Circle Arrows 2013
December 29, 2016 – 4:15 pm | 12 Comments | 27850 views
Visio Circle Arrows 2013

There’s a new arrows-on-circle Visio SmartShape for you to download. It plays nicely with Visio 2013 and newer versions.
Come on in and check it out!

Turning Pages in Visio
December 12, 2016 – 2:20 am | 3 Comments | 13721 views
Turning Pages in Visio

Learn how to navigate pages in Visio documents like a pro!

New Book: Mastering Data Visualization with Microsoft Visio Professional 2016
July 18, 2016 – 5:54 pm | One Comment | 17270 views
New Book: Mastering Data Visualization with Microsoft Visio Professional 2016

There’s a new book on data visualization with Visio. And it is probably as good as its title is long!
 

AutoCAD 2013 + Visio 2016 + Webcast July 12
July 6, 2016 – 3:57 pm | 2 Comments | 13903 views
AutoCAD 2013 + Visio 2016 + Webcast July 12

Sign up for a webcast about working adjacently with CAD and Visio 2016, and get the lowdown on the new support for AutoCAD 2013 formats.