Visio 2010: Level 2 - Creating Shapes, Stencils & Styles

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description You will create custom elements and a custom template, represent external data as a drawing, and share your work with others. This course is designed for a person who has an understanding of the basic workflow and the concept of end-to-end flowcharting. 2Prerequisites Completion of Visio 2010: Level 1 - Diagrams, Flowcharts & Organization Charts or equivalent knowledge recommended. Learning Objectives Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Create a custom shape.
  • Design a custom stencil.
  • Design styles and templates.
  • Design a floor plan.
  • Represent external data in Visio.
  • Share your work.
Course Content

LESSON 1: CREATING A CUSTOM SHAPE

Topic 1A: Draw Basic Shapes Topic 1B: Enhance Basic Shapes

LESSON 2: DESIGNING A CUSTOM STENCIL

Topic 2A: Create a Custom Stencil Topic 2B: Customize a Stencil Master

LESSON 3: DESIGNING STYLES AND TEMPLATES

Topic 3A: Define a New Style Topic 3B: Create a Template

LESSON 4: DESIGNING A FLOOR PLAN

Topic 4A: Create an Office Layout Topic 4B: Work with Layers

LESSON 5: REPRESENTING EXTERNAL DATA IN VISIO

Topic 5A: Generate a PivotDiagram Topic 5B: Create an Organization Chart from External Data Topic 5C: Import Project Plan Data into Visio Topic 5D: Link to a Database Topic 5E: Import Excel Data

LESSON 6: SHARING YOUR DRAWINGS

Topic 6A: Link a Visio Drawing to Other Applications Topic 6B: Convert a Visio Drawing to Other File Formats Topic 6C: Print a Visio Drawing