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Crayon Visio Network Shapes, Revisited
August 16, 2011 – 9:41 am | 3 Comments | 31426 views
Crayon Visio Network Shapes, Revisited

The popular Visio Crayon Network Shapes have been improved and extended. Have a look at what’s new and download the latest and greatest!

Trilogy-meter Data Graphics Part III
February 25, 2009 – 2:00 pm | 5 Comments | 12586 views
Trilogy-meter Data Graphics Part III

Today, we continue with the movie-trilogy theme, but concentrate on advanced tips for importing and working with multiple shapes automatically.
This is the third and final piece in our trilogy of articles on Visio data graphics …

Crayon Network Shapes
August 11, 2008 – 8:53 pm | 11 Comments | 54274 views
Crayon Network Shapes

Lighten-up and simplify your network presentations with Visio diagrams that use these Crayon Network shapes. You’ll get a laugh from your audience, and diffuse the tension that often accompanies complicated, technical subjects!

Effects of Imported Images on Visio File Size
April 12, 2008 – 1:20 am | 15 Comments | 34978 views
Effects of Imported Images on Visio File Size

Learn what happens to your Visio file sizes when you import images and bitmaps of differing file formats.

Pixel Unit Dimension Line Shape
February 17, 2008 – 9:26 pm | 5 Comments | 33007 views
Pixel Unit Dimension Line Shape

Download a Visio dimension line shape that let’s you measure your web-layout, wireframe shapes with a pixel ruler! A must-have for Information Architects who use Visio for their layouts and storyboards!

Ape to Man Data Graphic
December 12, 2007 – 3:16 am | 3 Comments | 21878 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.

Text to the Bottom of the Shape
November 7, 2007 – 4:07 pm | 4 Comments | 39064 views
Text to the Bottom of the Shape

Use this Visual Basic code snippet to quickly move text blocks to the bottom-center of your shapes.

Visio Film Strip Shapes: Hurray for Hollywood!
September 25, 2007 – 9:28 am | 4 Comments | 32369 views
Visio Film Strip Shapes: Hurray for Hollywood!

Learn how to take a strip of icons and turn it into a Visio multi-shape. Your new “Film Strip Shape” will react to right-mouse clicks or shape data values to show one of the icons. You’ll also learn how to convert these shapes into Icon Sets for use with Visio 2007′s Data Graphics feature!

Masking Images in Visio
July 29, 2007 – 1:42 pm | 6 Comments | 26187 views
Masking Images in Visio

Learn how you can crop images in Visio with non-rectangular mask-outlines.