HTML Export

This Visio Addin allows you to publish Visio diagram as HTML page. It uses it’s own HTML export engine, bypassing the built-in export. It uses open SVG standard for generating diagrams, providing some decent advantages over the stock export engine. Examples Download the Addin Order a Business License This Visio Addin allows you to publish Visio diagram as HTML (web page). It uses it’s own HTML export engine, bypassing the built-in export. It uses open SVG standard for generating diagrams, providing some decent advantages over the stock export engine. Below you can see some sample exported pages. You can open them live by clicking the picture. For more examples, please …

VBA Import/Export Addin

This free Visio add-in helps to import and export VBA code from Visio to a folder. The addin can exports and import the code from “ThisDocument”, forms (.frm), classes (.cls) and modules (.bas) It may be handy if you want to track changes to the VBA code which is located in a template or a stencil. For example, you can compare it with previous versions, or put the exported folder under a source control, like GIT or TFS. So that you always know what was changed in comparison with the previous version. Download The “online” version is a VSTO-based click once installer, with built-in auto-update. The “offline” …

Visio BackSync

This add-in uses Visio data-binding infrastructure, and allows you to update the data in the external source from Visio (back-synchronize). There are limitations of course, but basically it supports any type of data source which support update (including Excel files, databases, and SharePoint lists). In addition to this functionality, the addin also provides an option to synchronize shape text, and shape properties other than those in the “Shape Data” section (like position, width, fill/border color, etc) Download Order a Business License This add-in uses Visio data-binding infrastructure, and allows you to update the data in the external source from Visio (back-synchronize). There are limitations of course, but basically it supports any type …

ShapeSheet Watch

ShapeSheet Watch – a window (addin) which facilitates editing Visio ShapeSheet cells. Works more or less similar to a Watch in IDE. This is the first (beta) version (1.0.5) The installer should work with Visio 2003 – 2013 The ShapeSheet Watch window shows (selected) ShapeSheet cells for the selected shape. If you select a different shape, then it’s cells will be shown (this is a docking window, works like a “panel”). This means that it is possible to click shapes one-by-one, and the window will show the cells of the currently selected shape, and there is no need to open-close …

Base Point Addin

Many drawing products feature so-called “base point” operations. In particular, AutoCad has “Copy with base point”, “Move with base point”. This operation may be quite useful for precise positioning of the content being copied/moved. To achieve this, at the first step a “base point” is selected, and on the second step a new position for this “base point” is selected. Check out this video to see how it works: This extension provides this functionality for Visio: The workflow is shown in the Video. Step by step: 1. Select shapes to copy/move. 2. Press the button “Copy” (“Move”) on the extension …

Jump to Shape

This tiny plugin adds “Jump to shape in Drawing Explorer” command to Visio, which may become quite handy if you work with some complex drawings. The command is to be found in the context menu of the shape (when Visio runs in developer mode).

Find Command in Ribbon

This free Visio add-in helps to quickly find Visio command. Use Visio 2010/2013 and cannot find a command in ribbon? Just type in the keyword which is part of command name, and hit enter. All the commands which contain this keyword will be shown by the plugin as buttons. And you will be able to either use the command found directly from the results pane, or add it to the quick launch toolbar so that you can easily  find them later. Take a look at the screenshot: You can search commands in English, German, Russian or Japanese. By default the search language …