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Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2013

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Express yourself in diagrams by using Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2013

By Jackson Muoka

On Monday, March 30, 2015

Diagrams are very efficient ways of expressing ideas and information especially on research works or academic papers. However it is a bit challenging to express ideas using diagrams since they are a bit hard to make. However with the invention of Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2013 the process of making diagrams has been made easy. This office tool is specially made to make diagrams and is ideal both for professionals as well as for personal projects including research papers and academic reports.

The trial version of Microsoft Office Visio Professional is available for download for free and has a help section which is very useful in giving more information to users about the program. This program comes with a wide range of templates to give guidelines for better drawing. This program also comes with a vector drawing that allows users to keep accurate sketches of their drawings and one can drag and drop a component of the whole diagram.

This programs follows in the legacy of MS software’s interface which are intuitive and easy to use making it easy to use even for beginners.

Pros

  • • Ability to check and correct mistakes from diagrams
  • • Has wide range of templates to guide in drawing
  • • Comes with an intuitive user friendly interface

Cons

  • • Only compatible with windows operating systems. .
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themes and diagrams here are much more clearer thanks to microsoft office visio 2013

By Benson Mutwiri

On Friday, November 20, 2015

This latest version of the Microsoft office Visio professional has some 3d diagrams and tools thus making your work to look as though it is real and all this you will be getting to present to people. It is free to download and it comes with a tutorial to show all the intended users on how to go about in this project so that you can achieve maximum use with it. Very many tools are available for use with lots of diagrams to add on to make your project very presentable before you present it to your colleagues at work.

Visio is kind of hard to use for the first time users but as you get used to it you will just be having fun using it.

Features

A tutorials is at the beginning to help the first time users

More tools have been added from its predecessors.

Conclusion

You can do a lot with this program.

Pros

  • tools have been added compared to its predecessors
  • it has a tutorial to help the beginners

Cons

  • not all the features are included here
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BEAUTIFY YOUR OFFICE AND WORLD DIAGRAM USING MICROSOFT OFFICE VISIO PROFESSIONAL 2013

By Jackson Mbindyo

On Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Diagrams are one way of representing information and analyzing data. Charts and diagram are very useful especially if comparisons and trends are anything to achieve. Just like words, information in diagrams needs to be neat. It’s one of the rare feats to achieve especially before but now it’s very easy to have wonderful diagrams. This is after the introduction of the Microsoft Office Visio professional 2013.This product is an office developed by IT giant Microsoft too mainly developed for making diagrams.

This software once installed is very easy to use. It comes with tutorials which are very useful for beginners. It also has a different template which gives user guidelines on how to go about creating diagrams. Additionally it comes with a similar interface like all other Microsoft software so if the user has used the same before it’s easy to use this application. This software has a Diagram Check which checks the users diagram to correct possible mistakes making its usage easier.

Pros

  • • Just like all MS software’s it has a user friendly interface
  • • Has the Diagram checks for checking possible errors
  • • It’s very easy to access

Cons

  • • Only compatible with MS operating system
  • one nedds to have sxperience about MS softwares to use it.
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

For what are you going to use the program?
  • working about Accounting and make chart for sent to my teacher in subject Specific accounting so it is cause I want to download this lastly thank you

  • diagrams for my project we are supposed to do diagrams and charts. the assignment is due in about a week so i need to get this application or

  • networking plan is the process required for me to execute my duties as a technician therefore visio office profession 2013 will be a key for to do my initiatives

  • To create flow charts for regulatory submissions for Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Australia and the United States of America

  • I am working on developing a strategical plan that will help me structure a new intervention program. The goal is to see what strategies work best in order to reduce isolation for people aged 55 and older.

What similar programs have you used?
  • I don't have any similar programs because I'm working in my company which it got same program and i need to submit my projet as soon as possible

  • microsoft visio all the time. what do you want from me. why should i write an essay here. you've got to be kidding me. that's ridiculous! give me a program

  • same window 2007 version was used to draw the modification drawings for other projecte. I t is very useful for executives and project personnel.

  • I have used Microssoft Powerpoint to come up with Organisational charts and now i intend to try out Ms Visio Professional which i am not used

  • Similar products Vizio is not currently in use is. I hope to learn Microsoft Office Visio. Malyijyo my affairs in order to improve skills. thank you.

What do you like most about this program?
  • It provides accurate representation of network and infrastructure diagram especially in IT managed services that are used in my current job.

  • Easy access to drawings and to create amazing work around for technical drawings, networking tools available are more appreciated as its very helpful

  • yes. because this program can be learning in my school and make me so easy to make flowchart sorry for bad engglish but i really like this ..

  • Ability to have multiple sheets in one document to separate explanations for ease of use when viewing. More organised and neat with this program

  • Free download, satisfies my requirements in producing charts and work flows. I also have a lot of experience with it. Intuitive to learn which is a huge benefit.

Microsoft Office Visio Professional is an office tool which is specialised on making diagrams easily for your projects.

If you are used to download the tools included in it, this free trial of the ms software won’t be a problem. But just in case the Help section will be very useful for you since it includes complete information about the program. Besides, the first time you open it you’ll find a fine tutorial.

Microsoft Office Visio Professional offers powerful solutions for diagrams. Use it for your own personal projects or for professional reasons, it will be useful for explaining your thoughts and ideas.

This Office utility offers a wide range of templates for you

If you don’t know how you should start a diagram, it offers different templates which would serve as a guideline. Then it is all yours, feel free to display your own ideas into your scheme.

The vector drawing allows you to keep an accurate sketch on your sections. It includes a feature which you can drag & drop each component to organise it the way you need tidily.

Interface and tools

The interface is very similar to other MS software, something that is not strange for usual computer users. In case you are new to this kind of programs, the visual style hides nothing, making it very intuitive in order to keep increase the program’s performance.

This software checks your diagrams to correct some possible mistakes on your projects. This Diagram Check is very useful in case there would be discordances on your drawings.

You can include hyperlinks to your flowcharts to make them more interactive with external information. Select the way you route the main ideas and add macros or include your own projects made on Microsoft Visual Basic Express.

Alternatives

There are more basic alternatives like Gantt Chart that possesses the same finalities as this software. It is similar on its functions but not in its functionality, which makes Microsoft’s one more complete.

Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2013 Features

These are the unique features of this diagramming tool:

  • Access faster to most used tools
  • Updated shapes and themes
  • Improved standards support (Unified Modeling Language 2.4)
  • SharePoint 2010 and 2013 support
  • Improved performance for touchscreen devices, something that, for example, Microsoft Office 2010 Suite did not include
  • Linking options to dynamic data
  • Improved teamwork: users from the same company have the possibility of adding comments at the same time in the same flowchart
  • Office 365 or SharePoint support to share your projects to others even if they don’t have the program installed

For further information, visit the developer's site .

Conclusion

It is a diagram designer powered by CAD features and full of useful tools to make your flowcharts more attractive for your audience.

Some functions are restricted.

Pros
  • Variety of uses
  • Macros integration
  • Complete chart edition
Cons
  • Sometimes it is tricky to use