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Special Edition Using Microsoft® Office Visio® 2007

Book Description


“This book makes Visio as much fun as a video game.”

Bob and Joy Schwabach, “On Computers,” Universal Press Syndicate

We crafted this book to grow with you, providing the reference material you need as you move toward Visio® 2007 proficiency and the use of more advanced features. If you buy only one book on Visio® 2007, Special Edition Using Microsoft Office Visio® 2007 is the only book you need.

• Working with shapes, stencils, and themes

• Using the Data Graphics feature for extra customization

• Importing content from Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Project

• Displaying data as text, data bars, icons, and color-coding using Data Graphics

• Creating custom stencils, icons, and templates

• Storing and displaying employee information in organization charts

• Customizing the layout of organization charts

• Creating database models, flowcharts, and Gantt charts

• Connecting shapes in network drawings

• Using digital ink and animation

• Creating macros

• Handling guides and rulers

• Working with layers

• Getting the most from ShapeSheets