Master Microsoft Visio 2013 the Easy Way

Master the Ins and Outs of Microsoft Visio 2013 and Create Incredible Diagrams.
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  • Contents Video: 10.5 hours
    Other: 1 min
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

Master the Ins and Outs of Microsoft Visio and Create Incredible Diagrams.

In Master Microsoft Visio 2013, get up to speed using Microsoft's handy diagramming program. Great for building both org charts and flowcharts, Visio 2013 is a simple way to map out technology assets, process enhancements, networks, and other business functions. It's also an ideal way to generate seating charts and floor plans for events.

Contents and Overview

The course is designed for individuals and office professionals who need to master the capabilities of the latest edition of Microsoft Visio.

Through over 10 hours of video lectures, exercise files, and an optional quiz, you'll learn everything you need to know to create sophisticated Visio diagrams using Visio 2013.

Find out how to manipulate and connect shapes, add pictures, and ensure perfect object alignment. Discover how to create sophisticated diagrams that impress your clients and co-workers and make you look like a diagramming pro.

When you complete this course, you'll be well on your way to becoming a master of using Visio with the tools available in Microsoft Visio 2013.

This course includes:

  • Exercise files
  • An optional quiz to test what you've learned
  • Certificate of completion

All of our videos are high-definition videos, therefore, they are best viewed with the HD setting on, and the videos enlarged.

What are the requirements?

  • Microsoft Visio 2013

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understanding the Microsoft "Ribbon", Quick Access Toolbar, and Backstage View.
  • Creating a new diagram.
  • Manipulating and adding shapes.
  • How to use rulers, grids and guides.
  • Connecting shapes using lines and dynamic glue.
  • How to resize, position and connect shapes.
  • Discover how to work with themes.
  • Create an organization chart.
  • Using external shape data.
  • Creating a cross-functional flowchart.

What is the target audience?

  • The course is designed for individuals and office professionals who need to master the capabilities of Microsoft Visio 2013.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to Visio 2013 Course
What is Visio and the Course Structure
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14:09
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03:27
Course Files and Exercise Files
Preview
01:44
Course exercise files
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Course demo files
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Section 2: Workspace
Start Screen
14:36
The Ribbon
17:09
Section 3: Touchscreen
Using Touch
06:49
Section 4: Creating a Drawing
Stencils, Masters, and Templates
Preview
14:36
Excercise 01: Creating Your Own Drawing
Preview
02:56
Section 5: Visio Options
Enabling and Disabling Features, and Customizing Settings
12:16
Section 6: The Shapes Window
Managing the Shapes Window
08:08
Section 7: The Status Bar
Customizing the Status Bar
05:42
Section 8: Working with Rulers, Grids, Guides, Drawing Tools, and Shapes
Aligning Shapes using Dynamic Grid
Preview
09:57
Rulers, Grids, and Guides
14:59
Using the Drawing Tools
03:09
Selecting and Duplicating Shapes
09:48
Resizing Shapes
10:57
Connecting Shapes using Lines and Dynamic Glue
17:15
Exercise 02: Resizing, Positioning and Connecting Shapes
03:17
Section 9: Pan and Zoom
Different Ways of Panning and Zooming In/Out
08:56
Section 10: Auto Features
Autoconnect and Quick Shapes
Preview
05:24
Auto-add and Auto-delete
06:19
Shape Replacement
04:04
Section 11: Text
Text Basics
Preview
15:18
Text Orientation, Alignment and Position
10:41
Proofing
07:45
Section 12: Exercise 03
Drawing a Home or Office Network Diagram
03:34
Section 13: Backstage View
More About Backstage View
13:38
Section 14: Page Setup
Page Setup
13:33
Background Pages and Borders
10:09
Multi-Page Drawings
08:03
Section 15: Exercise 04
Creating your Multi-Page Drawings and Exporting as PDF
03:58
Section 16: Customization
Fill and Color
12:30
Themes
10:31
Lines and Effects
10:49
Format Painter
05:40
Theme Customization and Variants
09:24
Shape Styles
06:19
Section 17: Exercise 05
Changing the Theme and Effect of a Diagram
02:05
Section 18: Shape Data
Shape Data Basics
12:35
Shape Data Types
09:08
Adding Shape Data Fields
12:35
Shape Data Sets
11:14
External Shape Data - Part 1
16:53
External Shape Data - Part 2
17:24
Section 19: Exercise 06
Assigning Data on the Objects and Populating in the Drawing
03:39
Section 20: Pictures
Inserting Pictures in Drawings
07:54
Section 21: Organization Charts
Manually Creating an Organizational Chart
13:15
Automatically Creating an Organizational Chart using External Data
12:45
Customizing an Organizational Chart
09:07
Section 22: Exercise 07
Drawing Your Own Organizational Chart
02:05
Section 23: Groups, Containers, Lists and Cross-Fuctional Flowcharts
Grouping Shapes
05:26
Containers and Lists
06:33
Cross-Functional Flowcharts
10:51
Section 24: Layers
Basics of Layers and Layer Properties
06:30
Section 25: Shape Alignment
Zed Order, Aligning and Spacing Shapes
09:32
Section 26: Exercise 08
Drawing a Cross-Functional Flowchart
02:41
Section 27: Hyperlinks
Linking Pages and Shapes
09:05
Differences of Relative and Absolute Links, and Linking to an External Object
06:49
Web Hyperlinks
03:21
Section 28: Screen Tips, Comments and Callouts
Adding Screen Tips to a Drawing
02:05
Inserting, Replying and Deleting Comments
04:08
Adding, Moving and Editing Callouts
04:41
Section 29: Printing
Printing a Visio Drawing and Solving Printing Issues
14:34
Section 30: Reports
Use of Video Reports
11:01
Section 31: Exercise 09
Creating a Visio Report Definition File
01:23
Section 32: Saving

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