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Visio 2007 Advanced Course

Microsoft Visio






The Quick Source eLearning Series combines three levels of training: Learn It, Try It, and Evaluation. The Learn It section includes high quality video that shows you everything the instructor is teaching. The Try It section allows you to practice what you have learned right in our course. There is no need to switch between the course, and the software that you are learning. The Evaluation section gives you the ability to test your knowledge and receive immediate feedback.

Topics covered in this course:


  • Introduction
  • Duplicating a Shape
  • Grouping Shapes
  • Editing Shape Groups
  • Connecting Shapes
  • Using AutoConnect
  • Working with Connectors
  • Working with Connection Points
  • Changing How Connectors Attach

Stencils and Graphics

  • Introduction
  • Using the Document Stencil
  • Creating a Customized Stencil
  • Working with the Favorites Stencil
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Formatting Clip Art
  • Inserting a Picture from a File
  • Formatting Pictures

Layers and Styles

  • Introduction
  • Creating a Layer
  • Working with Layers
  • Assigning a Shape to a Layer
  • Selecting All Shapes on a Layer
  • Viewing the Properties of a Visio File
  • Using the Drawing Explorer Window
  • Setting the Drawing Scale


  • Introduction
  • Defining Shape Data
  • Using the Data Selector Wizard
  • Linking Data to a Shape
  • Using the Automatic Link Wizard
  • Refreshing Shape Data
  • Applying a Data Graphic
  • Creating a New Data Graphic

Tools and Macros

  • Introduction
  • Setting Spelling Options
  • Using the Format Painter
  • Working with the Ruler and Grid
  • Working with Guides
  • Creating a Macro
  • Running a Macro
  • Deleting a Macro

Reviewing and Security

  • Introduction
  • Reviewing a Drawing
  • Working with Markup
  • Changing Markup User Information
  • Sending a Drawing to Routing Recipients
  • Protecting a Drawing
  • Saving a Drawing as Read Only
  • Changing the Macro Security Level
  • Using the Trust Center


  • Introduction
  • Publishing a File as a PDF or XPS File
  • Setting Shape Behavior Options
  • Creating a Shape Data Report
  • Searching for Items
  • Configuring the Layout
  • Inserting a CAD Drawing
  • Working with CAD Drawings


  • Introduction
  • Changing Color Settings
  • Changing the Default File Format
  • Working with Toolbars
  • Customizing a Toolbar
  • Customizing a Menu
  • Creating a Custom Toolbar
  • Creating a Custom Menu
  • Attaching a Custom Toolbar to a Drawing