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Truly “No-Glue-To” Shapes
July 12, 2016 – 11:29 am | No Comment | 2681 views
Truly “No-Glue-To” Shapes

Learn how to create shapes that absolutely will not be glued-to by Visio’s dynamic connectors, and how to workaround an “issue” where the normal procedure fails.

Time Lapse Circuit Diagram
September 18, 2014 – 4:50 pm | 3 Comments | 35651 views
Time Lapse Circuit Diagram

PhotoShop, Illustrator and SketchBook Pro users have all the fun. They make these cool, time-lapse videos, set to trendy, fast-paced music. I know Visio isn’t as cool as those other apps, but a lot of …

DIP Switch Shapes Gone Wild!
February 28, 2009 – 9:00 am | 5 Comments | 37159 views
DIP Switch Shapes Gone Wild!

Recently in the Visio Guy Newsgroups, user Ziorg77 submitted a wonderful Visio SmartShape of a DIP switch, where you could toggle each of the eight switches individually.
This led to a flurry of discussion, and several …

“Laser” Shape
May 8, 2008 – 8:21 pm | 7 Comments | 39838 views
“Laser” Shape

Download a scaled Visio SmartShape of a laser show projector. The projection part of this shape is particularly fun. As you resize the projection distance and angle, you’ll get some cool effects!

Audio Visual Components Shapes
December 15, 2006 – 7:08 am | 15 Comments | 156479 views
Audio Visual Components Shapes

Download a Visio stencil full of cool av connector- and terminal-shapes for creating audio-visual patch panels.