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Hyperlink by double clicking?
0 replies , 7/16/2003, 4:59:09 PM
Hello everyone, I know one can change the double-click behavior of a shape. I am trying to find out if you can change these behaviors something like this: Double clicking a shape will...

Gilles Desjardins
Insert custom date format
0 replies , 7/16/2003, 5:18:00 PM
Hi all :-) I am trying to create a form and need to insert a field with a custom date format. In the Insert field property, there is no where to set a custom date format. All I want to do is...

Using automation to remove items from a drawing.
0 replies , 7/16/2003, 5:50:33 PM
I have a group enclosed in a shape - the "enclosing" shapes part of the group. I want to take the group and ungroup them. After ungrouping I want to select the "enclosing" shape and delete it or move...

John Reed
Microsoft's version of Visio is CRAPPY!
5 replies , 7/16/2003, 6:35:50 PM
I hate to say this, but the new version of Visio is NOT USER FRIENDLY! Try inserting text into a table, it is very difficult to get into the cell to enter text, double clicking normally allows you...

When you changed the color of part of the router, were you editing the master? If so, then you created a new master, which is why your properties didn't cross over. If you got a warning box that...

file size
3 replies , 7/16/2003, 11:44:30 PM
File size in Visio grows as graphics images are added to my drawing. However, when I erase these images from my drawing (to where I only have a blank page), the file size does not decrease. In...

cannot open visio documents from network share
0 replies , 7/17/2003, 7:38:34 AM
when i start visio and try to open a document on an network share he comes with the message A device attached to the system is not functioning but when i explore to the document on the network...

Network Autodiscovery via Visio 2000
0 replies , 7/17/2003, 9:07:42 AM
Hi, Is 'Network Autodiscovery' available in Visio 2000? If so, how do I action it? Thanks in advance Matt U.K.

Matt U.K.
not a valid Microsoft Visio file?
0 replies , 7/17/2003, 3:36:43 PM
Hi, I am trying to open a Visio file inline directly into a html page by using a url. This is causing the following error to be display: "The file you are trying to open is not a valid Microsoft...

Steve Sitton
Modifying Custom Properties of Multiple Objects
0 replies , 7/17/2003, 5:51:22 PM
I have created building diagrams for our campus that show all the locations of network data ports. I have placed all the data port shapes on a PORT layer. I successfully created Custom...

Dennis Groseclose
Opening a Visio Drawing
1 replies , 7/17/2003, 6:57:11 PM
Situation: 1. I saved changes to a Visio Drawing 2. Quit Visio 3. I open Visio 4. I try to open the drawing (which still says it's a Visio Drawing in the properties) Result: Error message says that...

Visio Gantt export to Timeline goes wrong
0 replies , 7/17/2003, 8:02:32 PM
Hello I am having problems exporting a Visio Gantt chart to a Timeline. I have a simple dummy project with one summary task and four subordinate tasks. The four subordinate tasks are all linked...

Alan Dods
Gantt Chart Scale
0 replies , 7/17/2003, 9:46:02 PM
Is there a way in Visio when working with a Gantt chart to make the chart wider without adding additional time columns? I have a Gantt chart that is from February thru November with a major scale of...

Bret Tushaus
Jordan, You may be encountering the issue discussed in this thread: http://groups.google.com/groups?th=7058785b35f3403 If that doesn't answer your question, you might try posting your question...

Carlucci, I don't think there is a way to organize the master shapes alphabetically other than reordering them yourself, but in Visio 2002 you can use File > Find Shape to search across your...

Toolbar problem in V 2002 Prof
3 replies , 7/18/2003, 1:46:16 AM
didn't get a reply in m.v.p.i, so i'm trying this group. i recently found i could not modify toolbars in V2K, and have the new configuration appear the next time i would start Visio. each new...

Save as ... gif
3 replies , 7/19/2003, 4:49:01 AM
It don't work. Visio 2002. Here's an example: http://www.microeye.com/resources/ObjectModel2002.htm Download this Visio file from this Microsoft Press Author. Then open it = in Visio 2002. ...

George Hester
Q: Pages in layout
0 replies , 7/20/2003, 9:22:40 PM
Greetings, I would like to be able to see a number of pages tiled in the viewing area so I can just draw my digrams and see the whole thing rather than having to keep navigating between page tabs. ...

Shawn B.
on going problems
0 replies , 7/20/2003, 10:24:27 PM
Sorry for the cross post but this is extremely important and has consumed many hours. At this point I don't know what to do. I'm sooooo frustrated with this application. I rebuilt my desktop...

Adobe format
4 replies , 7/21/2003, 3:34:43 PM
Can I save the Visio drawing as an Adobe file i.e. PDF format?