The Visio course for beginners provides you with an overview of the basics. You will learn how to set up your drawing page and apply the basic techniques of stencils and shapes. After you have learnt how to insert, position, align and finally customize drawing elements, you will apply this basic knowledge in order to create a workflow plan and an organization chart with Visio.
Course Duration: 4 - 6 hours
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Information on the course
In this video we will give you important information on how to work with our courses and which settings you need to apply to Visio. Additionally we will explain how to use the sample files for this course.
Starting Visio and selecting templates
This video shows you how to use the templates section after starting the program. We will explain the differences between working with templates and starting from blank drawing pages.
This video will introduce you to the user interface. Additionally you will become familiar with the work and command area.
Creating default saving locations
In this video you will learn how to create a default saving location for your drawings.
Setting up drawing page
In this video you will learn how to set up your drawing page before starting to draw. You will learn how to customize the sheet size, set the orientation and determine the drawing scale.
Configure drawing tools
This video shows you how to customize the drawing tools and utilities. You will learn how to adjust and customize the grid, rulers and guides.
Working with Shapes and Stencils
In this video we will explain the Shapes pane and show you how to work with Shapes and Stencils. You will learn how to use and adjust Quickshapes and how to search for certain shapes.
Inserting and adjusting Shapes
In this video we will show you how to insert shapes into your drawing. Later you will learn how to adjust shapes according to size and position, how to rotate and flip them and design the layout individually.
In this video we will show you how to align shapes on your drawing page.
In this video we will show you various ways how to connect shapes. Additionally we will show you how to format connectors individually.
Backgrounds, Borders and Titles
In this video we will show you how to edit your drawing by creating customized backgrounds, borders and titlebars.
In this video we will show you how to label shapes in Visio. We will show you additionally how to use legends and containers.
Using text shapes
This video shows you how to create and customize textfields. You can use textfields to insert information independently from shapes.
In this video we show you how to create a workflow diagram by using the corresonding shapes and stencils.
Using Shape data
In this video we will show you how to show and define customized properties for shapes in Visio.
In this video we will show you how to print your drawings and adjust settings such as the print area, headers and footers and much more.
Creating Organization charts
This video shows you how to create organization charts.
Organizationcharts with external data
This video shows you how to create an organization chart by using external data, such as Excel tables.