(as of 9/23/2015)
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- Design a layout for a room or office
- Create a chart showing your family tree
- Diagram using custom shapes or select ones from a large library
- Work on a diagram simultaneously with teammates
Microsoft Visio is a diagramming and vector graphics program that is available standalone or as part of the Microsoft Office suite. It is available in Standard, Professional, and Premium editions with each edition having different features.
Visio is an application that is used for creating a wide range of diagrams. It can diagram the layout of an office, blueprints to a building, a complex concept, flowcharts, and much more. It is commonly used for brainstorming and to visually communicate ideas.
Their are many features and tools within Visio to make it easy for you to create a diagram. It has tools to add shapes, lines, and text. Visio also comes with a large library of shapes that you can use in your diagrams, including furniture, buildings, and symbols.
Visio is a great tool and can be very useful in an office where employees may need to share ideas with each other. If you work with others and often need to communicate ideas, you might be interested in adding it to your arsenal.
Supported File Types
Primary file extension
Other file extensions used by Microsoft Visio 2016
|Supported File Types|
|.IMD||Microsoft VisioModeler File|
|.SVG||Scalable Vector Graphics File|
|.VDW||Visio Web Drawing|
|.VDX||Visio Drawing XML File|
|.VSD||Visio Drawing File|
|.VSDM||Visio Macro-Enabled Drawing|
|.VSSM||Visio Macro-Enabled Stencil File|
|.VSSX||Visio Stencil File|
|.VSTM||Visio Macro-Enabled Drawing Template|
|.VSTX||Visio Drawing Template|
|.VSW||Visio Workspace File|
|.VSX||Visio Stencil XML File|
|.VTX||Visio Template XML File|
|Additional Related File Formats|
|.EMZ||Windows Compressed Enhanced Metafile|
|.VRD||Visio Report Definition File|
|.VSS||Visio Stencil File|
|.VST||Visio Drawing Template|
Updated: September 23, 2015