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Visio 2007

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Microsoft’s Visio is designed to provide you with a way to visually present data such as organizational structure, processes and workflow diagrams, floor diagrams, and much more.

In this course, you can learn all the key concepts that will allow you to use Visio 2007 productively. You can learn how to use the Visio toolbars and other interface features to create data-connected diagrams and charts. Also, you can learn how to work with shapes, text, pages, enhanced shapes, enhanced drawings and Visio files to generate professional and useful diagrams, charts, processes, etc.


Available Options

Visio 2007 - Set of 1 (Individual License)
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1 YR ONLINE$49.00Add To Cart
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Visio 2007 - Set of 1 (Library License)
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Course Instructor: Matthew Dyke

Matthew has been training people on computers for 20 years. Starting his career training Temporary Employees in New York City on how to operate an IBM Mainframe Word Processing System, his skills transitioned into DOS applications like WordPerfect and Lotus 1-2-3 and then into the Windows and Microsoft Office world that we know today. Throughout the past two decades, in addition to the Temporary Services industry, Matthew has worked training students and providing technical support and consulting services in a variety of other industries such as Television, Architectural, Satellite, Federal Government and Homeland Security, Pharmaceutical and the Oil Industry as well as extensive Retail work and has managed Technology Training Programs for Franklin Templeton Mutual Funds and CompUSA.

In the past 8 years, working as a Technology Training Consultant, Matthew has also assisted with the delivery, development, management and technical support of Training Programs for the Proprietary Applications written by organizations such as the United States Postal Service, Circuit City, FedEx/Kinko’s, Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Parke-Davis, StorageUSA and Qknow.

Course Outline

Visio 2007

1.0 Visio Introduction
  • 1.1 What is Microsoft Visio
  • 1.2 Interface Overview and Toolbars
  • 1.3 Hiding and Showing Toolbars
  • 1.4 Choosing a Drawing Type
  • 1.5 Drawing, Rulers, Grids, and Guides
  • 1.6 Using Zoom
2.0 Working with Shapes
  • 2.1 Using Shapes
  • 2.2 Selecting Shapes
  • 2.3 Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • 2.4 Using Undo
  • 2.5 Resizing Shapes
  • 2.6 Moving Shapes
  • 2.7 Duplicating Shapes
  • 2.8 Aligning and Distributing Shapes
  • 2.9 Rotating or Flipping Shapes
  • 2.10 Grouping Shapes
3.0 Working with Text
  • 3.1 Typing and Editing Text
  • 3.2 Using the Text Box Tool
  • 3.3 Changing Text Color, Size, and Alignment
  • 3.4 Using the Format Painter
  • 3.5 Inserting Symbols
4.0 Working with Pages
  • 4.1 Adding Pages
  • 4.2 Switching Between Open Pages
  • 4.3 Removing Pages
  • 4.4 Using Page Setup
5.0 Enhancing Shapes
  • 5.1 Manually Connecting Shapes
  • 5.2 Auto Connecting Shapes
  • 5.3 Changing Line Styles
  • 5.4 Changing Fill Color
  • 5.5 Adding Shadows
6.0 Enhancing Drawings
  • 6.1 Inserting a Comment
  • 6.2 Adding Backgrounds
  • 6.3 Adding Borders and Titles
  • 6.4 Using a Theme
  • 6.5 Adding a Chart
  • 6.6 Inserting a Picture from ClipART
7.0 Working with Visio Files
  • 1.1 Using the Status Bar
  • 1.2 Using the Print Preview
  • 1.3 Saving a File in a Different Format
  • 1.4 Saving as a Web Page
  • 1.5 Using Templates
  • 1.6 Creating a Drawing to Scale
  • 1.7 Creating a Template
  • 1.8 Working with Multiple Drawings