Microsoft Visio 2003 Level 2

Provided by WWP Training Ltd

Visio Level 2 is for people who wish to get more out of Visio by using its customisation and automation features.

Students who wish to attend this course should have attended the Visio Level 1 course or possess equivalent knowledge.


On completion of this course delegates will be able to:

Open and manipulate toolbars and stencil windows in the work area
Change background settings to enhance specific drawings
Use the drawing tools and Operation command features to create new custom shapes
Integrate both simple and complex custom shapes in a drawing
Create new masters in a stencil and edit masters
Use the Document stencil to quickly take inventory of all the shapes used in a drawing
Create a new custom template and use it to quickly create a drawing
Create and use styles to quickly format multiple shapes in a drawing
Use layers to organise and control shapes in a drawing
Link a Visio drawing within a Microsoft Word document and update any changes
Link shapes in a drawing to information contained in an external database
Convert a drawing to a Web page
Use several techniques for preparing a drawing for printing

Course Content

Customising Visio

Working with Toolbars
Working with Windows
Using the Drawing Tools

Drawing Basics
Advanced Drawing Techniques
Custom Shapes

Using Custom Shapes
Using Custom Shapes in a Drawing

Advanced Stencil Techniques

Custom Stencils
Customising Stencil Masters
The Document Stencil
Templates, Styles and Layers

Working with Templates
Formatting and Linking Shapes
Sharing Your Work

Object Linking and Embedding
Working with External Data
Creating HTML Documents
Printing Techniques