Microsoft Visio (formerly Microsoft Office Visio) is a diagramming and vector graphics application and is part of the Microsoft Office suite. The product was first introduced in 1992, made by the Shapeware corporation. It was acquired by Microsoft in 2000.

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How can I create an Entity Relationship Diagram for SharePoint lists?

I'm trying to design/document a collection of lists with lookups in an Entity Relationship Diagram. Currently I'm using Visio's built-in ERD template, which is most of the way there, but it lacks two ...
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How to single click hyperlink in Visio Web Access Webpart to go to the url

We are displaying a Visio 2013 document (.vsdx) in a Visio Web Access webpart on a SharePoint 2013 page. The hyperlinks in the Visio file now reqire that the user click both Ctrl+Click to navigate to ...
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How to move SharePoint 2010 list workflows from QA to Staging

Is there a way to move SharePoint 2010 list workflows from one environment to another without the use of "SharePoint Designer"? I know how to Export it to visio and do stuff but my main issue is, it ...
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Visio 2016, SP Designer 2013, and VWI files

I understand from reading here that I can create a workflow in Visio, and import it into SharePoint Designer. I'm using SP Designer 2013 and Visio 2016. It appears that Visio will not export a ...
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Using firefox to edit office documents inside my document library

I have a problem in understanding what is the standard approach to follow for editing office documents inside my document library. As it seems each browser will have different behavior when it comes ...
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Information on displaying a gantt chart in SharePoint 2010

I am looking to create a release management Gantt chart in a SharePoint 2010 dashboard. I am wondering if anyone on here has done this in the past and has any tips and tricks. I am looking for a ...
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Sharepoint List to Org Chart

I need to create an Org Chart for my department. Is it possible to use a customized SP list and then that will automatically be linked to Visio for Org Chart and refreshes each time I update the list? ...
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Cannot find (Excel Services Application & Visio Graphics Service ) inside the Service Application Menu

I have installed a new SharePoint server , and I wanted to create a new Visio graphics service and Excel service application, so that users can view excel & Visio documents inside their web ...
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How to force a hyperlink which reference a visio drawing to display the visio drawing inside the browser

I have a site collection of type "Publishing>>Enterprise wiki", and I have the Visio Graphics service application enabled (I have enterprise SP license). Now if I open the document library, and I ...
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Visio services in WSS 3.0

Do we have Visio services in WSS 3.0 ? I mean, do WSS 3.0 provide any kind of support for VISIO ?
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Present List as Graphic

I have a list that I have created of Servers that my group manages. I have also created a list of a specific type of file that we store on our servers. I went to the list of Servers and created a new ...
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Visio Web Access Error

I am responsible for a SharePoint 2013 farm that uses Standard CALs. As a result, we don't have a Visio service application provisioned. I have a Visio document in a document library, and when I ...
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Visio Opens Document in Browser with Error “Already Open for Editing” when Attempting to Save

A user was attempting to edit a SharePoint Standard 2010 hosted Visio file that had been uploaded to a document set. The document would automatically open via Visio's IE plugin. The user could then ...
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Visio Services Generate based on query data

I feel what I wanna do with Visio 2010 and SharePoint is somewhat unique and after quite a bit of searching i'm needing some assistance in pointing me in the right direction. I want to design a ...
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Filters for visio digram based on the user input

I have data in a SP external list, one of the fields holds a date. I would like to visually present this data using Visio Services. I have drawn the visio diagram using visio 2013 and using visio ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Visio Web Part open links in the same window

The problem is that the Visio Web Part opens links in a new window instead of the same window. The solution could be to configure the web part with JavaScript. I found this code from Jakub ...
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How to dynamically change the drawing path in Visio Web Access Web Part

I am wondering if there's any way to dynamically change the drawing shown by a visio web access web part. I have multiple drawings I want to show on a page based on what users click on the page. Any ...
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Visio, SharePoint list view

I am using Visio 2013 with external data. I am linking a SharePoint Online list view. Why I do not see the correct fields in Visio? I selected a list view but I see other fields not those in the ...
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Visio graphics service

Is it possible to add a trusted data providers to the Visio graphics service on SharePoint Online? I wish to display a Visio diagram with a connection to SQL Azure on SharePoint Online but I get this ...
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Visio Web Access web part

We are using 'Visio web Access' web part for rendering a Visio web drawing. We also have mashup scripts to view the shape data. Just want to know if using Visio Web Access web part and mashup scripts ...
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Visio Web part not displaying picture

When loading a Visio drawing using the Visio Web access part I get a dialog box that only says "Error"
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Visio Web Drawing linking to Word bookmark in Sharepoint

Versions : Visio - 2010, Word - 2010, SharePoint 2010 I am working on a Visio diagram which will be used in Sharepoint. So I am using the Visio Web Diagram Format in Visio. I have my different ...
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.vss file is getting downloaded as .vsd file

I upload a .vss file to our Sharepoint document library but while downloading it by clicking on the file,it gets saved as .vsd file(if i select "open",it opens in .vss format). However when i use ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow to Visio > Works but visio is missing

SharePoint Designer Workflow Export to Visio works fine. However, in Visio import only imports the diagram (figures). Non of the logic (the actual conditions), verbiage are missing. Is it possible to ...
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Visual Designer in SPD 2013 is blank

Just some quick background I have a Windows 7 x64 machine with Office 2007 installed. I have SharePoint Designer 2013 and Visio Professional 2013 installed as well. I was hoping to utilize the ...
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Sharepoint and Visio together

The company I work for is looking for a way to display our Visio diagrams to our FE's through their browsers on PC, tablets, etc. Currently they do this by exporting diagrams to HTML and they are ...
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How to enable new webpart options in webpart section on a SharePoint 2013 page?

I want to add Visio web part which is not available in my webpart option on my webpage. How to enable new webpart options in webpart section on a SharePoint 2013 page?
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Export 2007 workflows for display

I need to export my SharePoint Designer 2007 workflows so I can show people how they work/what the conditions are. I found a similar question here but I have Visio Standard 2007 and this is for 2010 ...
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Can i allow users to edit word and visio documents from the document library and publish them again

I am working on a publishing site collection, and I have a document library which contains Microsoft Word and Microsoft Visio files. Is there a way to allow users to do the following : Select a ...
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display Multi parents-childs dynamic Diagrams in sharepoint web access

We design KMS (Knowledge Management Systems) with SharePoint that everything is OK but we need to Display relations between entities,Documents and etc. in Web access. my question about solutions: ...
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Editing VSDX (Visio 2013) in SharePoint 2010

How do I get SharePoint 2010 to edit Visio 2013 documents? I currently get the following error: --------------------------- Message from webpage --------------------------- The document could not be ...
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Visio Web Access Web Part connection for highlighting shapes uses auto-generated shape name

I've recently been working on creating a visio web drawing with our office floorplan so that employees can search for other employees and find where they sit. I display the floorplan in visio using ...
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Problem with hyperlinks in visio services

I draw some diagram in Visio Services and map shape data with data from sharepoint list. One of fields is hyperlink. When I view toggle shape information, I can see my hyperlink, but when I try to ...
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Hyperlink in Visio “dead” in SharePoint Visio Web Part

I have a button in Visio that hyperlinks to a folder on our local drive. It works fine in Visio, but when I use a Visio web app in SharePoint 2010 the link is dead. Can the problem be that I try to ...
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Workflow suspended after a while, worked properly at first

I came up with the workflow shown below, which seemed to do the job at first. The purpose of the workflow is to notify via email that a document is about to expire. First, it checks if the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Visio Access Web Part - Showing Empty Diagrams after Activating SharePoint Server Publishing Feature

After turning on the publishing features to apply a custom theme, my visio access web part images are showing blank. The visio page is loading but content on the page is not visible. Any ...
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Visio Diagram Problem

I'm getting an error while trying to open a visio diagram on SharePoint 2010 library. Here is a screen shot of error. Here is detail of error: System.ServiceModel.FaultException: The server was ...
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SharePoint Visio Workflow Visualization not updated

I have an approval workflow on SharePoint 2010. Problem is, the item's status is already "Approved" but the Visio Workflow Visualization is not checked. I have already refreshed it a couple of times ...
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Sharepoint and visio macros?

I have created a Visio diagram that has form control buttons on it that will launch certain macros when clicked. However, after I uploaded it to SharePoint the buttons are no longer clickable. Is ...
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Using Visio to present SharePoint 2007 sites and permissions (or is there a SP webpart to do this)

I am Using Visio 2013 Web Site Map to create a visual representation of the SP2007 Site and folders. I need to incorporate showing permission groups (showing broken inheritances too). There does not ...
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Microsoft Visio viewer cannot open the specified url or file

While opening a Visio diagram with vdx extension in Sharepoint 2007 shows the following error Microsoft Visio viewer cannot open the specified url or file in local environment and while trying ...
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Make a Sharepoint List into an Org Chart with vacancies

I am part of a large organization, and due to how quickly staff changes my division leadership have decided not to use the SharePoint user profiles to create an organizational chart for our division. ...
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Visio Web Access hyperlinks

I have a problem with Hyperlinks in Visio. I use Visio Web Access and Sharepoint 2010. If I use chrome browser, a single click on the visio shape will navigate to the desired URL, If I use IE 11, ...
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Visio webpart hyperlink

I have a Visio webpart where I display a Visio diagram. On button click on the block in the diagram, the user can navigate to different URLs. But I have a problem, on one environment clicking on the ...
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Search in Visio Web Acces

How can I add search button into the Visio Web Acces WebPart? I've got nice organization chart created in Visio, presenting on my SharePoint site, but I can't search text in this webpart. Is there ...
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How do I align and Zoom a Visio Web Drawing within a web part

I have two Visio Web Access Web Parts. I have troubles with the top one. I have set image(canvas) to size of drawing. I read somewhere that how the Visio file was saved is the solution to the ...
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List view web part filtering on managed metadata column

I have a web part page with three web parts; two visio diagram web parts and one list view web part. The first Visio web part shows boxes with different categories. The other Visio web part shows ...
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same document library file but for different filtered values

So I have Visio webpart on SharePoint and has a data field "subprocess" which is a string in the form of "1", "2", "3", "4" etc. Now I have a document library and has a column in which I match ...
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SP2013 Visio Services Filter list data on Date

I have data in a SP list, one of the fields holds a date. I would like to visually present this data using Visio Services. Is there a way to create a calendar that is used as a filter for my data? ...
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Does SharePoint 2013 Visio Services supports macro-enabled (.vsdm) files

I have one micro-enabled Visio drawing(.vsdm file format) created in Visio Professional 2013. I am showing it using Visio Web Access webpart on a page but micro inside that drawing isn't working as ...