Microsoft Visio 2016

Video description

Master the ins and outs of Microsoft Visio 2016 and create incredible flowcharts and diagrams

About This Video

  • Master how to create flowcharts and diagrams in Microsoft Visio 2016
  • Understand the Microsoft Ribbon, the Quick Access Toolbar, and Backstage View.

In Detail

In this course, you'll find out what's new in Microsoft Visio 2016, the basics of diagram creation, and how to work in the user interface. From keyboard shortcuts to grids and rulers, you'll discover pro techniques that save time and effort on this sophisticated software platform.

You'll learn to create, size, and connect shapes and text—and add compelling images to your diagrams. Precise object alignment, layers, and shape data management can turn an amateur effort into a professional presentation. With this course, you'll learn to seamlessly integrate hyperlinks into your designs. This course describes how to create time-saving custom templates, optimize print settings for Visio drawings, and produce large-scale diagrams.

You'll even find out how to manage shape sheets and perform basic coding in Microsoft Visio 2016. Whether you're new to this software platform or just need an update on the latest features and pro tips, this course has everything you need to create sophisticated and compelling diagrams!

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Table of contents

  1. Chapter 1 : Introduction
    1. Introduction to Visio 2016 Course 00:09:26
    2. Course Structure 00:04:47
    3. What's New 00:08:43
    4. Acquiring Visio 2016 00:06:09
  2. Chapter 2 : Workspace - Part 1
    1. Start Screen and Backstage View 00:14:36
    2. Ribbon Interface 00:15:31
    3. Quick Access Tool Bar 00:10:06
    4. Keyboard Shortcuts 00:06:05
    5. Using Touch Device 00:10:32
    6. Help and Tell Me Features 00:10:19
    7. Visio Options 00:13:04
  3. Chapter 3 : Basics of Creating Drawings
    1. Creating A Drawing 00:11:17
    2. Exercise 01 00:01:32
    3. Starter Diagram 00:05:02
  4. Chapter 4 : Workspace - Part 2
    1. Shapes Window 00:11:15
    2. Status Bar 00:05:23
    3. Aligning Shapes Using Dynamic Grid 00:08:05
    4. Rulers, Grids and Guides 00:15:37
    5. Page Set-up and Sizes 00:13:09
    6. Exercise 02 00:01:28
  5. Chapter 5 : Working with Shapes
    1. Using Drawing Tools 00:03:20
    2. Selecting Shapes 00:10:14
    3. Resizing and Rotating Shapes 00:11:39
    4. Connecting Shapes 00:13:03
    5. Shape Replacement 00:02:51
  6. Chapter 6 : Working with Text
    1. Text Basics 00:12:55
    2. Exercise 03 00:01:33
    3. Proofing 00:11:34
  7. Chapter 7 : Pan and Zoom
    1. Different Ways to Pan and Zoom 00:08:20
  8. Chapter 8 : More Workspace Features
    1. Saving Workspace 00:06:50
  9. Chapter 9 : Automation Features
    1. Auto Connect, Auto Add and Autodelete 00:09:14
  10. Chapter 10 : Building Organization Charts
    1. Organization Charts Part 1 00:14:10
    2. Organization Charts Part 2 00:11:39
    3. Exercise 04 00:05:05
  11. Chapter 11 : More About Backstage View
    1. Pages in Backstage View 00:15:01
  12. Chapter 12 : Page Setup
    1. Background Pages & Borders 00:12:02
    2. Multi-Page Drawings 00:07:02
    3. Exercise 05 00:03:04
  13. Chapter 13 : Themes, Styles and Colors
    1. Fill and Color 00:12:01
    2. Themes 00:09:16
    3. Lines and Effects 00:06:42
    4. Formatting Multiple Shapes 00:05:33
    5. Shape Styles 00:03:46
    6. Theme Customization 00:05:14
    7. Exercise 06 00:02:17
  14. Chapter 14 : ScreenTips, Comments & Callouts
    1. Adding Screen tips to a Drawing 00:02:02
    2. Adding & Replying to Comments 00:05:37
    3. Adding Callouts 00:05:09
  15. Chapter 15 : Pictures
    1. Working with Pictures 00:10:03
  16. Chapter 16 : Shape Data
    1. Shape Data Basic 00:10:29
    2. Shape Data Types 00:10:31
    3. Adding Data Fields 00:11:41
    4. Shape Data Sets 00:15:03
    5. Exercise 07 00:05:08
    6. Using External Shape Data - 1 00:12:18
    7. Using External Shape Data - 2 00:16:50
  17. Chapter 17 : Groups, Containers, Lists and Cross-Functional Flowcharts
    1. Grouping Shapes 00:05:27
    2. Containers and Lists 00:07:58
    3. Cross Functional Flowcharts 00:10:12
    4. Exercise 08 00:04:10
  18. Chapter 18 : Layers and Shapes Alignment
    1. Layers 00:08:56
    2. Shapes Alignment 00:11:22
  19. Chapter 19 : Working with Hyperlinks
    1. Linking Pages and Shapes, Relative and Absolute Paths 00:10:23
    2. Linking External Objects 00:09:05
    3. On-Page & Off-Page Connectors 00:08:58
    4. Web Hyperlinks 00:03:34
  20. Chapter 20 : Reports
    1. Shape Reports 00:11:30
    2. Exercise 09 00:01:30
  21. Chapter 21 : Collaboration
    1. Co-authoring Collaboration 00:10:05
  22. Chapter 22 : Save, Share and Publish Options
    1. Save Options 00:10:16
    2. Share Options 00:05:21
    3. Publishing Drawings on the Web 00:07:50
    4. Exercise 10 00:03:48
  23. Chapter 23 : Custom Template
    1. Creating Custom Template 00:14:46
  24. Chapter 24 : Printing
    1. Print Settings & Properties 00:12:51
  25. Chapter 25 : Other Topics & Conclusion
    1. Coding, Shape Sheets and Conclusion 00:06:44

Product information

  • Title: Microsoft Visio 2016
  • Author(s): Simon Sez IT
  • Release date: August 2019
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781839214608