Extend diagramming to IT with network diagrams in Visio Online

When we announced the general availability of Visio Online at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Orlando, we mentioned that cloud-first technologies would be our No. 1 focus for future Visio investments. Since then, we’ve listened to your feedback and developed several new Visio Online capabilities that address your most-requested asks while upholding our commitment to cloud-first solutions….


Thank you for trying out Visio Online Public Preview

We announced the general availability of Visio Online creation at the Microsoft Ignite conference and it has been available for subscription as part of the Visio Online Plan 1and Visio Online Plan 2. We are now ending the Public Preview of Visio Online as of 22nd January, 2018. We would like to thank every preview user for trying out Visio Online and…


All you need to know about Visio desktop connectors

Connectors are used to connect shapes in Visio. They are one of the most important elements of the diagram and are required to convey flow and relationship between shapes. Most diagrams, such as, flowcharts, org charts and hierarchy diagrams, need connectors. To draw a connector, on the Home tab, in the Tools group, select the Connector tool. Now you…


New Visio Wireframes: Bring your products to life!

We are excited to announce the General Availability of brand new Website and Mobile App Wireframe Templates in Visio desktop! Now you can bring any project or product idea to life using the modern Visio wireframes, which can help you quickly visualize your website’s or app’s functionality and content. What can you do? Sleek low…


One-click access to Visio Online

The Visio Online landing page lets you browse and search rich templates and sample diagrams, helping you design interesting, compelling, and professional-looking diagrams to represents your intent visually. You can also see your recently accessed Visio files to resume editing your diagram.  In this blog post, we discuss various ways to access the Visio Online landing page…


Migrate from Visio Web Access to Visio Online

Overview Visio Online replaces Visio Web Access (also called Visio Services) in SharePoint Online. Visio Online is the new way to view, create and share Visio diagrams in SharePoint Online. As part of the Office Online ecosystem, Visio Online includes a modern UI, introduces performance improvements and has richer capabilities that aren’t available in Visio…


Visio Online Public Preview : Easily Create Diagrams Online with Quick Shape, Infinite Canvas , Richer Content, and much more

In July this year, we announced Visio Online Public Preview which allows you to create, edit and share diagrams in your favorite browser. We have been actively listening to your feedback and are now pleased to announce that we are bringing more capabilities to Visio Online Public Preview. 1. Ease of Creation: Now create diagrams…


Introducing Visio Online Public Preview

Update: Visio Online now has create and edit diagram exprience. Learn More. Visio Online Public Preview is a new way to view and share Visio diagrams on the web. All you need to do is to upload your Visio file to the cloud on either OneDrive for Business or SharePoint Online. Then, your colleagues and…


Import Latest AutoCAD Files in Visio

Introduction Visio has supported AutoCAD users ever since Visio 4.0 first enabled file format support in 1995. Integration of AutoCAD file data has improved with subsequent releases. The current update of Visio Pro for Office 365 continues this long history of support and includes the following improvements: • Enhanced AutoCAD file format support • Improved…