Data Import and Export Features in Visio 2016 (and 2013)

One of my most viewed articles is about the data import and export features in Visio 2010 (see https://blog.bvisual.net/2011/05/24/data-import-export-features-in-visio-2010/ ), so I thought that I should do something similar for Visio 2016. In fact, there is very little change since Visio 2013 …. The download file contains VBA code that I used to connect the shapes together from the data recordsets.

 

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Click here to view the pdf : https://onedrive.live.com/redir?resid=3350D61BC93733A9!311121&authkey=!ADvirzitxZ2L8Xs&ithint=file%2cpdf

Click here to open the Visio file (contains macros) : https://onedrive.live.com/redir?resid=3350D61BC93733A9!308856&authkey=!AN4tW5sNpxSQFCM&ithint=file%2cvsdm

Click here to open the Excel workbook : https://onedrive.live.com/redir?resid=3350D61BC93733A9!306454&authkey=!AHms1XGHhXvXdwY&ithint=file%2cxlsx

 

The content will also form part of the new book that I am writing about mastering data with Visio….

3 Responses to “Data Import and Export Features in Visio 2016 (and 2013)”

  1. Using multiSelect in Visio | bVisual - for people interested in Microsoft Visio Says:

    […] have had some comments that the diagram in my previous post ( see https://blog.bvisual.net/2015/11/16/data-import-and-export-features-in-visio-2016-and-2013/ ) was a little hard to follow. May I suggest my free multiSelect add-in can help?  ( see […]

  2. Philippe LE PAGE Says:

    Hi David

    If I understand correctly, the difference/improvement you have with the Visio 2010 example is that now you have the automatic connection between shapes (with the VBA code) ? Does it mean that you have to manually connect the shapes with Visio 2010 ?


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