Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Changing one shape for another, part of Up and Running with Visio 2013.
Undoubtedly at some point while creating diagrams here in Visio 2013, …you'll need to change one shape in a diagram to something else.…Maybe the original shape was incorrect to begin with or maybe you're updating a…diagram with some new shapes.…In either case, it's gotten a whole lot easier here in Visio 2013 to replace…shapes with other shapes and that's what we're going to do with our Network…Diagram that we started a couple lessons ago.…If you've jumped to this lesson and need to get caught up, just go to the…Chapter_02 folder of your exercise files and open up Network0206 and you'll see what I see.…
Let's say we want to change one of our Laptops here to a Tablet Device, …which are getting very popular.…Well, all we need to do is select the shape. We'll go to the middle one and click it once.…Now in the old days, we would have to delete this, go find a new shape, drag it…onto the canvas, reconnect it; a whole lot of steps involved.…Now all we have to do is make sure the Home tab is selected on the ribbon,…
- 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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