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Visio 2003 Essential Training

with David Rivers

Video: introduction

Visio 2003 Essential Training with David Rivers is a movie-based tutorial designed to help new and existing Visio users obtain a basic to intermediate understanding of this latest version of Microsoft Visio. This tutorial will show you how to create a wide variety of powerful diagrams - from simple calendars and timelines to intricate organization charts, maps and network diagrams. The training begins with a basic overview of the newly designed Visio interface and quickly advances to cover such topics as stencils, shapes, connectors, snap and glue, layers and a whole host of drawing tools and drawing types. Exercise files accompany the training, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.
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  1. 15s
    1. introduction
      15s
  2. 26m 23s
    1. exploring the user interface
      6m 55s
    2. browsing sample drawings
      3m 41s
    3. the new drawing task pane
      2m 16s
    4. manipulating toolbars
      6m 36s
    5. open and view documents
      3m 32s
    6. save and save as
      3m 23s
  3. 10m 1s
    1. creating a new drawing
      4m 28s
    2. drawing from a template
      5m 33s
  4. 22m 5s
    1. the stencil toolbar
      4m 10s
    2. opening a stencil
      1m 54s
    3. switching between stencils
      3m 1s
    4. creating a new stencil
      1m 33s
    5. adding shapes to a stencil
      3m 28s
    6. editing a stencil
      4m 50s
    7. using the document stencil
      3m 9s
  5. 28m 22s
    1. adding a shape
      2m 12s
    2. moving, resizing and deleting
      6m 10s
    3. adding text to a shape
      2m 18s
    4. modifying shapes
      8m 28s
    5. selecting and ordering
      3m 54s
    6. grouping and ungrouping
      2m 22s
    7. centering a drawing
      2m 58s
  6. 13m 18s
    1. changing fill attributes
      3m 41s
    2. adding a shadow
      4m 22s
    3. changing line attributes
      3m 21s
    4. choosing a color scheme
      1m 54s
  7. 15m 26s
    1. manually connecting shapes
      4m 52s
    2. connect shapes automatically
      1m 52s
    3. connectors from a stencil
      1m 29s
    4. adding text to a connector
      4m 20s
    5. deleting a connector
      55s
    6. viewing connection points
      1m 58s
  8. 7m 16s
    1. connector options
      5m 49s
    2. curved and straight connectors
      1m 27s
  9. 4m 32s
    1. the backgrounds stencil
      2m 8s
    2. the borders and titles stencil
      2m 24s
  10. 13m 26s
    1. font attributes
      2m 2s
    2. spacing and alignment
      2m 27s
    3. paragraph settings
      1m 53s
    4. adding a text background
      2m 16s
    5. creating tables
      4m 48s
  11. 6m 9s
    1. active snap and glue
      3m 51s
    2. adding guides
      2m 18s
  12. 10m 5s
    1. creating a new layer
      2m 15s
    2. assigning a shape
      3m 20s
    3. showing and hiding
      1m 32s
    4. layer options
      2m 58s
  13. 10m 14s
    1. inserting clip art
      2m 56s
    2. clip organizer
      2m 42s
    3. searching for clips online
      2m 38s
    4. insert a picture from a file
      1m 58s
  14. 9m 0s
    1. inserting a new page
      2m 1s
    2. background pages
      3m 31s
    3. working with pages
      3m 28s
  15. 17m 45s
    1. showing and hiding
      2m 19s
    2. zooming
      2m 25s
    3. the pan and zoom window
      2m 51s
    4. the size and position window
      2m 4s
    5. the drawing explorer
      2m 28s
    6. merging anchored windows
      2m 18s
    7. setting a drawing scale
      3m 20s
  16. 16m 21s
    1. copying, cutting, pasting
      6m 30s
    2. copying a drawing page
      1m 5s
    3. find and replace
      4m 10s
    4. undo and redo
      2m 10s
    5. spell check
      2m 26s
  17. 7m 36s
    1. page setup options
      2m 40s
    2. print preview
      2m 36s
    3. print a drawing
      2m 20s
  18. 14m 17s
    1. creating a block diagram
      8m 44s
    2. using perspective
      5m 33s
  19. 19m 55s
    1. creating an office layout
      10m 17s
    2. creating a home plan
      9m 38s
  20. 24m 10s
    1. creating a basic flowchart
      7m 7s
    2. cross-functional flowcharts
      7m 30s
    3. brainstorming diagram
      9m 33s
  21. 14m 50s
    1. charts and graphs
      9m 12s
    2. marketing charts
      5m 38s
  22. 23m 29s
    1. directional map
      15m 2s
    2. 3D directional map
      8m 27s
  23. 19m 22s
    1. creating a basic network
      11m 14s
    2. rack diagram
      8m 8s
  24. 16m 14s
    1. organization charts
      10m 31s
    2. using the wizard
      5m 43s
  25. 31m 47s
    1. creating a calendar
      9m 5s
    2. creating a Gantt chart
      13m 46s
    3. creating a timeline
      8m 56s
  26. 10m 22s
    1. linking diagrams to Office
      3m 41s
    2. embed diagrams in Office
      1m 48s
    3. export shapes and diagrams
      4m 53s
  27. 12m 14s
    1. configuring options
      6m 53s
    2. autocorrect options
      5m 21s
  28. 11m 19s
    1. the help menu
      4m 20s
    2. using MS Office Online
      3m 14s
    3. checking for updates
      2m 2s
    4. using detect and repair
      1m 43s
  29. 13s
    1. conclusion
      13s

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Visio 2003 Essential Training with David Rivers is a movie-based tutorial designed to help new and existing Visio users obtain a basic to intermediate understanding of this latest version of Microsoft Visio. This tutorial will show you how to create a wide variety of powerful diagrams - from simple calendars and timelines to intricate organization charts, maps and network diagrams. The training begins with a basic overview of the newly designed Visio interface and quickly advances to cover such topics as stencils, shapes, connectors, snap and glue, layers and a whole host of drawing tools and drawing types. Exercise files accompany the training, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

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Author:
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