Articles in Maps & Geography
Fellow MVP David Parker from bVisual.net just posted a link to a very topical blog post that he made a few years ago.
Visio has incredibly useful functions for slicing and merging shapes. But sometimes these shapes leave artifacts that can be a pain to clean up. Check out this simple trick to make it less painful!
Download a Visio map of Ireland to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!
Hey football/soccer fans! We’ve got an update to our automated smart drawing for this years European Cup soccer tournament.
Perhaps you are familiar with the first version, which can be found here: European Cup 2008 …
Track your favorite soccer/football teams for the 2008 European Cup with this semi-automatic Visio bracket.
We’ve created sixteen Visio shapes that combine individual country-outlines with corresponding national flags. Whether you are sprucing up an Euro Cup 2008 related diagram, or creating other geographically related diagrams, be sure and get these shapes!
Learn about David Parker’s Visio map of UK counties and boroughs, and fine out where you can get it!
Germany has been unified since 1990. You can tear it apart again with this Visio map of Deutschland, with a distinct Visio shape for each of the 16 states.
Download an attractive 3D map of the United States, where individual state shapes can be extruded into the vertical, allowing you to create a geographical bar chart!
Download a dimension-line shape that can be set to match the scale of an imported background images, maps or plans. You can then accurately measure and document dimensions on the imported graphic.
Download an Earth shape that lets you choose from four views: the Americas, Europe, Australia or Asia. You can style the shape with one of four color-schemes. And for devs, there’s some VBA code for setting multiple Geometry.isHidden cells.
Download a map of the World, with nicely formatted and labeled shapes.
Download a map of Asia and Australia, with nicely formatted and labeled shapes.
Download a map of the South and Central America, with nicely formatted and labeled shapes.
Download a map of the North America, with nicely formatted and labeled shapes.
Download a map of the Europe, with nicely formatted and labeled shapes.