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Visio 2016: Level 1

Available Dates: June 13, July 12, Aug 10, Sept 8, Oct 9, Nov 14, Dec 13
Class Length: 1 day
Cost: $199

Class Outline:


This one-level workshop shows students how to get the most out of Microsoft Visio. The course includes 12 modules which cover shapes, text, objects, pages, and much more.

Table of Contents:
Unit 1: The Basics
Topic A: Getting Started
Topic B: Signing In
Topic C: Creating a New Drawing
Topic D: Saving a Drawing
Topic E: Opening a Drawing

Unit 2: Your First Drawing
Topic A: Understanding the Shapes Pane
Topic B: Adding Shapes to a Drawing
Topic C: Connecting Shapes
Topic D: Using Drag and Drop
Topic E: Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
Topic F: Using Undo and Redo

Unit 3: Working with Shapes
Topic A: Selecting Shapes
Topic B: Moving Shapes
Topic C: Rotating Shapes
Topic D: Resizing Shapes
Topic E: Duplicating Shapes
Topic F: Deleting Shapes

Unit 4: Formatting Shapes
Topic A: Applying a Shape Style
Topic B: Changing the Fill Color
Topic C: Changing the Line Color
Topic D: Adding Effects

Unit 5: Arranging Shapes
Topic A: Using Auto Align
Topic B: Using Auto Space
Topic C: Using Auto Align & Space
Topic D: Changing the Layout of the Page
Topic E: Rotating the Diagram

Unit 6: Formatting Text
Topic A: Changing the Font Face, Size and Color
Topic B: Applying Text Effects
Topic C: Using the Text Dialog
Topic D: Changing Text Alignment
Topic E: Rotating Text

Unit 7: Inserting Art and Objects
Topic A: Inserting Online Pictures
Topic B: Inserting Local Pictures
Topic C: Inserting Charts
Topic D: Inserting CAD Drawings
Topic E: Inserting Text Boxes

Unit 8: Formatting the Page
Topic A: Changing the Theme of the Current Page
Topic B: Choosing Variant for the Current Page
Topic C: Applying a Page Background
Topic D: Adding Borders and Titles

Unit 9: Managing Pages
Topic A: Inserting Pages
Topic B: Browsing Through Pages
Topic C: Renaming Pages
Topic D: Deleting Pages
Topic E: Creating Background Pages

Unit 10: The Finishing Touches
Topic A: Checking Spelling
Topic B: Modifying Page Size
Topic C: Modifying Page Orientation
Topic D: Using Page Setup
Topic E: Adding Headers and Footers

Unit 11: Printing and Sharing Your Drawings
Topic A: Using Presentation Mode
Topic B: Saving a Drawing as PDF or XPS
Topic C: Saving a Drawing as an Image
Topic D: Printing a Drawing
Topic E: E-Mailing a Drawing
Topic F: Sharing Your Drawings on SkyDrive, Twitter, and Facebook

Unit 12: Customizing the Interface
Topic A: Expanding and Collapsing the Ribbon
Topic B: Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
Topic C: Hiding and Showing Ribbon Tabs
Topic D: Creating Custom Ribbon Tabs
Topic E: Resetting Interface Changes