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Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2013

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Draw your diagram accurately and make it amazing for your professional and personal needs

By Eve Naliaka

On Monday, March 9, 2015

MICROSOFT OFFICE VISIO PROCESSIONAL 2013

Sometimes it is quite difficult and hectic to draw diagrams for projects manually because it is very clear that you might end with inaccurate diagram and untidy one due to rubbing to make adjustments and modifying. Microsoft developers thought about it and they come up with this amazing tool called Microsoft Office Visio professional 2013 to aid user and make work much easier.

It is a tool that helps you express your thoughts perfectly, accurately, smoothly and faster, it is the best office tool in the market that is mainly designed for drawing diagrams. It is not a strange thing for computer user since the interface is similar to other Microsoft software but as for new beginners it is not much complicated as long as you practice more and go through the tutorials that the program comes with, you will find it easy and interesting.

The program fulfils both personal projects and professional purposes. It contains a range of template that aid the user i.e. vector drawing that enables the user to be more accurate and neat, drag and drop template helps you organize you scheme perfectly. Unlike other suites this tool comes up with improved performance for touch screen devices, improved standard supports and improved teamwork among others.

Don’t scratch your head to hard if you are bad in drawings or sketching like I used to do, try this one today it works like magic.

Pros

  • Can be used for professional and personal use
  • Contain new tools to aid your work.

Cons

  • Much complicated for new beginners
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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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Microsoft Office Visio Professional makes your flowcharts even better than the competence

By Chris Larrage

On Monday, April 7, 2014

Flowcharts are useful documents for business and management of ideas and general content. With Microsoft Office Visio Professional, you can create these kinds of documents in an easy and fast way. The tools included making the creation process simpler, with quick connections between the different elements you create. The software really helps to simplify organization charts with the wizard function. This wizard tool helps you to create the flowcharts and diagrams in a proper way following simple steps guided by the application. This way you can create custom flowcharts quickly without any complication.

The program’s use is very simple, thanks to the ribbon interface that shares with the rest members of the Office package. The numerous templates that are included show the great variety of flowcharts you can create with the application once you learn how to use it. In case of having any doubt, the help menu will clarify any function of Microsoft Office Visio Professional. Manage your diagrams the way you feel and customize each one of the created documents to adapt them to your needs and your style. Enjoy the useful tools and functions of Microsoft Office Visio Professional and discover the proper use of flowcharts for your personal and professional projects.

Pros

  • Easy flowcharts and diagrams creations
  • High number of templates available
  • Ribbon Interface fits it better than before

Cons

  • The usefulness of flowcharts are limited
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

For what are you going to use the program?
  • I want to create a flow chat for all my functionalities in the Performance Management System that I work with and sell in South African today

  • doing charts and other diagrams required for my powerpoint templates and design. I can also use this in doing organizational chart when it is needed.

  • gor college parpuse to create a data flow diagram and decomposition functional diagarm about a bank that we choose in our project for the subject system analys and design

  • I take one class called management information system this semester in my university. In this course, I need to use microsoft office visio 2013 to build lots of diagrams and graphs.

  • to comlete my assignment for study purposes. why do u really want such long replies in the answer box. it really doesn not matter. and it makes usr angry

What similar programs have you used?
  • Similar programs I've used are VISIO2007, VISIO2010 and other open source programs which I cannot remember those names exactly at the moment.

  • I HAVE NOT ANY SIMILAR PROGRAM USED NOW. AND TRY TO USE VISIO FIRST TIME, BECAUSE I THINK VISIO SHOULD BE THE MOST CONVENIENT ONE FOR MY PAPER WORK.

  • I had tried microsoft excel and word and look forward to try Visio as the program is more versatile and friendly. hope it will work well for m

  • Previously I have used Microsoft Power Point, but it just takes too much time to edit, modify and include all the information that is required

  • I have used gliphy but did not find it good enough, we need visio for school which is why we try to download this version. we considered using paint aswelll

What do you like most about this program?
  • designing a floor plan for my PTO fundraising event that is held in the auditorium of the jewish community center in tulsa oklahoma in novem

  • easy program facilitates organgram building faster and guarantee good looking fruitful product so it is a good tool to organise all organizational activities

  • I can make graphs or flow charts more easily, which allows me to do it in an orderly and beautiful. also allows good alimeados flijugramas .

  • I needit for school.I dont know why else would it try somthing like this unless its my job,oh and btw this rule to have to write 150 characters is stupid

  • I like that I can create wonderful procedures, prepare my presentations, and help me with my work. Thank you for helpping us to have this tool.

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