Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Applying theme colors and effects, part of Up and Running with Visio 2013.
We learned in the previous lesson when applying a theme to our diagram that…a theme is simply a set of Colors, a set of Fonts, maybe Special Effects and Embellishments.…Well, we can go into those individual characteristics and adjust them ourselves…if we want to. We're going to start with Colors and Special Effects, as we…continue to work with are NoObstacles_OrgChart here.…If you've jumped to this lesson, need to get caught up, you can go to the…Chapter_03 folder and open up NoObstacles_OrgChart_0302.…
We're zoomed in here a little bit, so we can see. I'm going to zoom out now actually. …I'm going to click this little button down in the bottom right-hand corner, …second from last button, which is the Fit Page to Current Window button,…so I can see the big picture.…Next, we're going to go up to the Design tab, make sure it's selected, and go to…the Variants dropdown and from here we have control over Colors, Effects,…Connectors and Embellishment.…Let's go to Colors first.…Notice the current color scheme being used is called Linear, it's highlighted…
- What is Visio 2013?
- Setting up global preferences
- Creating and formatting diagrams
- Inserting objects
- Using containers and callouts
- Changing a diagram's design with themes
- Commenting on diagrams
- Saving, printing, and sharing
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Charts and Diagrams
3. Themes and Effects
4. Connecting, Sharing, and Collaboration
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