#MSIgnite Sessions to Watch in #Visio

Well, MS Ignite is over for another year. I planned to visit loads of sessions, but the reality was that I spent many hours on the Visio booth. Fortunately, many of them were recorded, including ours, but I don’t have time to watch over 700 videos! So, I looked through them all and picked out 50-odd, and used Get & Transform in Excel again to create suitable queries to link to Visio.

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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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Social learning about Visio made easy

I wrote my Visio MVP Sessions Universal app ( see https://blog.bvisual.net/2014/07/02/the-visio-2010-mvp-sessionson-windows-phone-8-1/ ) to provide access to the educational content that we did for Visio 2010. I was concerned because the links had disappeared from the Microsoft web site in favour of Visio 2013 content, but they are all together now in the social learning portal that Microsoft partners can provide now using the TidWiT portal … plus there is a lot more great content.

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Simply click on http://bvisual.ontidwit.com/ to explore …

Enjoy!

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