Microsoft Visio 2013 Step By Step

Errata for Microsoft Visio 2013 Step By Step




The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

The following errata were submitted by our customers and approved as valid errors by the author or editor.

Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update



Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed
Page xiii
3rd paragraph

Minor usage error of word: "than". This word should be "that", as in, "Many examples teach skills THAT can be applied for home and personal projects as well."

Note from the Author or Editor:
Please make correction as described by the reader.

Anonymous  Jun 01, 2013  Jun 07, 2013
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Page 19
4th paragraph

Metric sizes defied as using the "International Standards Organization (ISO)..." ISO actually stands for "International Organization for Standardization (ISO)."

Note from the Author or Editor:
Reader is correct. Please change "International Standards Organization (ISO)" to "International Organization for Standardization (ISO)"

BO Haynes  Jul 14, 2013 
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Page 20
3rd paragraph (under illustration)

One of the first things you'll notice...in the center column make it IS just as easy..." The additional word SHOULD BE OMITTED to read: "One of the first things you'll notice...in the center column make it just as easy..."

Note from the Author or Editor:
Reader comment is correct. Change "in the center column make it is just as easy" to "in the center column make it just as easy

Anonymous  Jun 01, 2013  Jun 07, 2013
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Page 61
6th paragraph

#9 should read "On the View tab..." instead of "On the Home tab..."

Note from the Author or Editor:
Lisa is correct: change "On the Home tab..." to "On the View tab..."

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 09, 2013 
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Page 108
Set Up Instruection

The specified theme to improve visibility is listed as "No Themes" but should be "No Theme"

Note from the Author or Editor:
Reader is correct. Change "No Themes" to "No Theme"

BO Haynes  Jul 14, 2013 
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Page 138
1st paragraph

Item 10 should read "On the Home tab, in the Editing group, click the Layers button, and then click Assign to Layer..."

Note from the Author or Editor:
Lisa is correct: step 10 should begin "On the Home tab, in the Editing group, click the Layers button, and then click Assign to Layer..."

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 10, 2013 
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Page 174
5th paragraph

Sentence should read "The Visio 2013 Org Chart tab includes many more buttons than..." instead of "The Visio 2013 Org Chart tab includes many more buttons that...".

Note from the Author or Editor:
Reader is correct. Please change to "many more buttons than"

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 16, 2013 
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Page 196
Item #8

"On the Org Chart tab, in the Arrange group..." should read "On the Org Chart tab, in the Layout group...".

Note from the Author or Editor:
Reader is correct. Please change to "On the Org Chart tab, in the Layout group...".

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 16, 2013 
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Page 198
2/3 down the page

In the Set Up instructions, you should double-click the Organization Chart Wizard thumbnail instead of the Organization Chart thumbnail.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Reader is correct. In the SETUP, change "Organization Chart" to "Organization Chart Wizard "

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 16, 2013 
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Page 213
Step 3

In order to match the drawing on page 214 (and to provide a use for two of the chairs) a Round Table should be added from the Office Furniture stencil.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Reader is correct. Please change text of first bullet in step 3 from "From the Office Furniture stencil: Desk, three Desk chairs, Lateral file, 2 seat sofa" to "From the Office Furniture stencil: Desk, Round table, three Desk chairs, Lateral file, 2 seat sofa" Apply IO style to "Round table"

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 23, 2013 
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Page 232
step 3

"On the Mini Toolbar, click Styles, point to Dashes..." should read "On the Mini Toolbar, click Styles, point to Line, point to Dashes..."

Note from the Author or Editor:
Change step 3 to "On the Mini Toolbar, click Styles, point to Line, point to Dashes, and then click the fourth line pattern from the top."

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 23, 2013 
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Page 235
Step 10

"...The current arrow type, number 05, is highlighted." should read "...The current arrow type, number 04, is highlighted."

Note from the Author or Editor:
Change "number 05" to "number 04" as Lisa suggests.

Lisa Osipowicz  Sep 23, 2013