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Diagramming software for Windows and part of Microsoft's Office suite. Visio can be used to create documents such as flowcharts, organization charts, network topologies, and software architecture diagrams.

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How can I create another extended line from my Ethernet icon? [closed]

Pretty much same as this question: The "ethernet" icon being an ethernet wire with two end points? That is, only a single line? Or, is this something different? Not looking to split an ethernet ...
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Arrow with multiple turns in Libreoffice Draw?

I want to draw an arrow between two objects in LibreOffice Draw. For simplicity suppose they're rectangular and even that they have those "connection points" and the arrow connects those. Now, I don'...
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Text and frame alterations by importing from Visio to Word

I want to import a diagram I made using Visio into Word. I noticed that the "quality" is degraded, especially for the text: From Visio: Into Word: I don't know how to solve it (or even why it ...
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Is it possible to create a word-cloud of arbitrary shape with Visio?

I would like to create a shape that would allow me to create a kind of word-cloud with horizontal text in which the overall shape defines a boundary inside which the text can freely flow. Is this ...
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Save a process as workflow for documentation

I would like to document a process/workflow that we follow for a task. And I think Visio would be better. But I want the default view of the workflow as a collapsed/summarized view and provide a ...
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When exporting the selection as PDF in Microsoft Visio, how can I remove the margins?

I want to export the selection in Microsoft Visio. To do so, when exporting as PDF, I select Selection: After the export, the PDF has tons of white margin: When exporting the selection as PDF in ...
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How can I change the height/width of a shape in Microsoft Visio using the keyboard only?

How can I change the height/width of a shape in Microsoft Visio using the keyboard only? I use Microsoft Visio on Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate. For example, in Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 I can use ...
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Visio stop shapes from changing shapes shape

How can I make it so that my shapes don't affect other shapes? For example I have a container for a bunch of use cases, once I put a "use case" oval in it, it stretches the box. If I wanted the box ...
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How to add a rectangle in Visio from Excel

I am trying to modify a page in Visio from Excel I tried this code but without success: Sub DrawMyRectangles() Dim draw_visio As Object Set draw_visio = CreateObject("visio.application") ...
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How to stop automatic connector rerouting when moving bend point in Visio

I'm trying to draw network diagram, but if I will try to bend connection line, it will be automatically rerouted. I have automatic routing disabled in Developer/Behavior settings, even though there is ...
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How to highlight (or make larger) connection points in Visio?

I have two questions: How to make connection points in Visio larger, or highlighted as in this example? How to make description bubble as in the example? Example of a server with large connection ...
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Move an object to a new page without Visio appending “1”

I've generated a Visio diagram from an Oracle database using the reverse engineering tool. (This one, unless I've misunderstood. More on Visio version later.) I want to move several objects to a ...
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Resize Visio drawing to fit paper size and print on one page

My Visio 2016 flowchart no longer fits the background page and is not resizing to first on one page even though my page setup settings are to fit 1x1 page. How can I reset this? Visio Flowchart ...
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Scaling a Visio Shape with Connections (connection scaling)

Is it possible to scale the connections along with a shape without having to "rewire" everything? I'm trying to resize a Diagramm with many connection lines that are sorted, but when resizing the ...
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How do I deactivate the automatic design changes in Microsoft Visio?

When importing stencils (drag&drop) they always get colored and overpainted with the currently selected standard style. This is undone by selecting the drop down in shape styles and clicking "...

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