I know as well as you do that you're not a dummy. But you may feel like one when
it comes to using Visio — or any other software program you're not familiar with.
Let's face it: No one is an expert with every computer program. And no one ...
Author: Debbie Walkowski
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Did you ever wish you could draw folks a picture of your businessprocesses or the design of your database, but you just don’thave the graphics skills? Then Visio 2003 might be exactly whatyou’re looking for, and Visio 2003 For Dummies makesit easy for you to find out. Often, pictures do speak louder than words. Visio enablesyou to turn business and technical concepts into visual diagrams.Best of all, it doesn’t require you to possess any artistictalent! Visio 2003 For Dummies shows you how to Navigate the software and use the menus, toolbars, and taskpanes Create simple diagrams Use Visio drawings with other software programs Annotate your diagrams Post diagrams on the Web If you need to explain business goals and procedures, softwareconcepts, or database designs to others, Visio 2003 ForDummies can get you going with this great software package inno time. Soon you’ll be able to Choose the appropriate type of drawing for your purpose, workwith stencils, and add shapes Pan and zoom to fine-tune your diagram Set up your printer with Visio 2003, add headers and footers,and print an entire drawing or only selected parts Explore open and closed or one- and two-dimensional shapes, andmanipulate them to demonstrate what you want to show Add color and text to enhance your drawings Create custom shapes, develop and use templates, and even addlayers to provide more detail Integrate Visio with Excel, Word, Project, and Outlook Produce reports using data stored in Visio, update them, makethem available for others to review, and even track changes Additional information and links to online Visio resources areavailable on the book’s companion Web site. Visio 2003 offersyou an exciting new way to communicate business processes,information systems, database and software designs, or computer andtelecommunications networks, and Visio 2003 For Dummiesgives you the power to use this great tool quickly and easily.