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October 1 webcast now available on-demand: The top 5 new features in Visio 2013

Join us Tuesday, October 1 at 10:30am PT/1:30pm ET to learn about 5 of the key new features of Visio 2013. In this 90-minute session, Scott Helmers,Visio MVP, will show you how to take advantage of the new Visio 2013 features and benefits to help maximize your productivity.  Read on to register now.

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September 5 webcast now available on-demand: Introduction to Visio 2013

Join us Thursday, September 5 at 10:30am PT/1:30pm ET to learn what you need to know to get started with Visio 2013. In this 90-minute session, Matt Roderman of Tips & Techniques LLC will show you how to take advantage of the new Visio 2013 features and benefits to help maximize your productivity, including how to create organizational charts from a database, visualize your data, and share your diagrams across the enterprise using SharePoint and…

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Touch for Visio: Now professional diagrams are just a few swipes away

Using a touch device like a tablet or phone? You can still work with Visio, doing the same actions on the drawing page that you can do with a mouse. This video shows how touch gestures let you do common Visio tasks, such as move, size or rotate shapes, enter text, use Autoconnect, or make changes to multiple shapes. Read on to learn more and check out the video.  

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Creating contextual dashboards in Visio

A dashboard is an important business tool that provides real-time graphical representation of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for a business process. It conveys current status in a graphical manner, which helps surface problems and aid quick decision-making. Learn how to use Visio to create dashboards that make sense and immediately deliver value.

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Data-linked diagrams: Linking data from an external data source

Visually displaying always up-to-date information on clearly laid out diagrams helps to communicate information effectively. In this post, we will see how to connect data from external sources to a diagram. Associating data with shapes on a diagram does not require any code. Learn how to use the simple wizard which guides you through linking your data source to your diagram.

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Webinar: Get started with Visio

Learn about Visio, a program designed to help you make diagrams for flowcharts, room layouts, timelines, organizational charts and a lot more. We’ll start at the key of Visio: understanding how its shapes work. See the trailer here, or watch the full webinar by clicking “read more” below. What you will learn at Tuesday’s webinar How to get shapes, either from the Visio program or by downloading them The difference…

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Data-linked diagrams: Creating a diagram

Visio offers over 60 types of professional templates to build compelling diagrams, and organization charts are among most frequently created. Visio organization charts are simple and visual, but what if you want to connect them to key business indicators your organization is tracking, such as sales by region or department or budget by department, vacation status, training reports? Sometimes this information is located in another source such as Excel or …