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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

8
votes
2answers
3k views

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 ...
6
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
811 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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? ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
296 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
108 views

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 ?
1
vote
1answer
24 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
798 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
739 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
189 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
893 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
107 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
51 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
83 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
80 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
60 views

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"
1
vote
0answers
91 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
579 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
205 views

.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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
599 views

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?
0
votes
2answers
310 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
233 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
221 views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
813 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

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, ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
104 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

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? ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
364 views

Sorry, we couldn't open your file using this feature. Visio Web Access is not available on this site.

Recently installed Service Pack 1 in SharePoint Server 2013 Farm, post upgrade we are experiencing issue when opening visio documents: I am trying to open .vsdx (visio 2013) file but encounter ...
0
votes
1answer
105 views

Save Visio document to web with multiple hyperlinks per object

We have a process flow document that requires multiple hyperlinks per object. It appears that the only the VML web format supports this. We recently upgraded from Visio 2003 to 2010. Now, when we go ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Infopath XML files hosted on Sharepoint, connect into Visio?

I have built a documentation system that has our clients IP addresses and network information in InfoPath forms, I want to know is there a way to connect Visio into the InfoPath XML files to pull out ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Visio Web Access Webpart - Auto show Shape info menu

I would like to have the Shape info menu open automatically when a visio diagrams show in the web part See image
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Hyperlinks from visio web-part always open new tag

I have a page with a visio web-part. In the chart there are hyperlinks that lead to other pages of the site. I need them to stay in the same page (target "_self"), but instead they always open a new ...
0
votes
0answers
85 views

Error when trying to reference an excel sheet inside SharePoint document library “The file name, directory name or volume label syntax is incorrect”

I have the following :- SharePoint document library. Inside the document library i have; Visio diagrams + excel sheet. now i am using an Add-in inside the Visio drawings to reference the Excel sheet ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Filter library with vision graph

I am working with SP 2013 and Vision 2013. What I like to achieve is to have a connection between a Visio graph and a SharePoint Library. So far I managed to create such a connection but what is ...
0
votes
0answers
103 views

How to show hierarchical data (parent child relationship) of task list using visio diagram

I have task list which contains hierarchical data from excel sheet. I want to display that data in hierarchical manner diagrammatically. for that which template of visio will be suitable? Please ...
0
votes
1answer
103 views

Sharepoint 2010 - Visio

We have in SharePoint 2010, some visio web drawings (they open wit visio services) with internal hyperlinks. In combination with windows 7 and internet explorer 11 the links won't work. If you click ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Visual designer in sharepoint designer 2013 show a blank windows

I have a windows 7 x64 with office 2010 installed. I want to create a workflow sharepoint designer 2013 With the visual mode but when I try to swap the views, the window goes blank and does not ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Visio hyperlink in SP2013

I made a Sharepoint site in SP2010, that had some navigation in Visio drawings loaded in Visio Web Access Web Parts. The Visio drawings had a lot of shapes with hyperlinks. When clicking, the user's ...