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Visio Wood Grain Fill Pattern
June 8, 2010 – 6:46 am | 15 Comments | 22863 views
Visio Wood Grain Fill Pattern

One of my customers asked me about wood-grain fill patterns for Visio.
I had thought that Visio shipped with some wood-grain custom patterns, but when I went looking, I didn’t find much.
So…

Visio Tutorial: Advanced Fill Effects
September 9, 2009 – 4:10 pm | 11 Comments | 33569 views
Visio Tutorial: Advanced Fill Effects

Learn two methods for creating sophisticated fill patterns for your Visio shapes!

Automatic Chevron Process Shape
August 4, 2009 – 5:07 pm | 42 Comments | 57042 views
Automatic Chevron Process Shape

If you need a Visio shape that allows you to quickly create a chain of “chevron” arrows for your management presentations, then you have come to the right place! Our Visio SmartShape is jammed full of smart behaviors that save you a ton of time!

Flip the Switch, Feed the Creature
January 22, 2009 – 6:16 am | 4 Comments | 13186 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!

Create Better-looking, More-efficient SmartShapes
August 9, 2008 – 2:18 am | 8 Comments | 40009 views
Create Better-looking, More-efficient SmartShapes

Learn how to add realistic effects to your Visio SmartShapes using innovative shadowing techniques and custom line patterns!

Lens Flare & Highlight Shapes – Bling Bling!
April 6, 2008 – 9:55 pm | 3 Comments | 22700 views
Lens Flare & Highlight Shapes – Bling Bling!

Make your Visio shapes and diagrams glisten and shine with these flare and highlight shapes. Bling! Bling!

How Many Fill Colors Can You Put on a Visio Shape?
March 4, 2008 – 5:15 pm | 13 Comments | 42873 views
How Many Fill Colors Can You Put on a Visio Shape?

Learn how to apply four colors to a single shape, make use of advanced gradient and transparency techniques, and download a shape that does it all!

Off-center Radial Fill Effect
August 30, 2007 – 4:13 am | 12 Comments | 20621 views
Off-center Radial Fill Effect

Learn how to create an offset radial fill effect to add cool 3D effects to your Visio SmartShapes!

The Hidden World of Visio Shapes
September 5, 2006 – 8:30 pm | 72 Comments | 279578 views
The Hidden World of Visio Shapes

Learn about the many different ways you can cause Visio shapes, or parts of Visio shapes to become invisible.