Microsoft® Visio® 2013: Level 2

Microsoft® Visio® 2013: Level 2

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1 Day (6.5 instructional hours)

Visio 2013

Course Number: 091115

Course Objective:

You will use advanced formulas and features to create visually engaging diagrams, maps, and drawings.

Target Student:

This course is meant for those who need to create complex graphics and illustrations (such as floor plans, custom maps, and scientific illustrations) that may be linked to external data sources and may be inserted into other Microsoft Office files.

Course Objective:

To ensure success, students will need to be familiar with using or have equivalent knowledge of Using Microsoft® Visio® 2013: Part 1.

Course Outline


Lesson 1: Enhancing the Look of Drawings

Topic A: Create a Microsoft Account and Sign into Visio
Topic B: Work with Shape Styles
Topic C: Use 3D Shapes
Topic D: Apply Backgrounds, Borders, and Titles
Topic E: Define Shape Styles


Lesson 2: Creating Shapes, Stencils, and Templates

Topic A: Create Simple Custom Shapes
Topic B: Create Custom Stencils
Topic C: Create Custom Templates


Lesson 3: Connecting Drawings to External Data

Topic A: Make an Organization Chart from an Excel Spreadsheet
Topic B: Generate a Pivot Diagram from an Excel Spreadsheet
Topic C: Create a Gantt Chart from a Project File
Topic D: Create a Timeline from a Project File
Topic E: Connect a Map to an Access Database


Lesson 4: Leveraging Development Tools

Topic A: Create Macros
Topic B: Modify ShapeSheets
Topic C: Build Advanced Shapes


Lesson 5: Sharing Drawings

Topic A: Save and Share Drawings with OneDrive
Topic B: Review Drawings
Topic C: Insert Drawings into Other Office Files
Topic D: Export Drawings
Topic E: Print Drawings

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