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Microsoft® Office Visio® 2007 Step by Step by Resources Online, Judy Lemke

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Chapter 7. Laying Out Office Spaces

Chapter at a Glance

Laying Out Office Spaces

In this chapter, you will learn how to:

Create scaled office spaces.

Add door, window, and furniture shapes to office layouts.

Organize shapes in office layouts by using layers.

Think of something big—a house, an office building, or your backyard. Using Visio, you can diagram a large object on a small drawing page by use a drawing scale, which represents the relationship between the object’s size in the real world and its size on the page. Like a map that depicts a 10-mile stretch of highway with a 1-inch line, a scaled diagram represents physical space and objects at a ratio or a fraction of ...

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