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SvgPublish use case: Principalities in Medieval Russia

This post is a customer use case: using SvgPublish Visio extension to modernize website (Principalities of Medieval Russia). The Runivers team uses the SvgPublish to update the site, and recently shared a nice example. This use can also demonstrates some new features in the SvgPublish added recently, like custom selection …

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SvgPublish Extension 1.3.1 released

Download the latest version: https://unmanagedvisio.com/download/svgpublish/SvgExport-1.3.1.msi The extension’s page https://unmanagedvisio.com/products/svg-publish What is new in this release [bugfix] cursor "pointer" for no reason on the shapes #47 [enhancement] Feature to automatically pick up URLs in properties #45 [enhancement] css classes are not set for background shapes #40 [enhancement] simple bounding-box selection and …

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Embed Visio diagram in modern SharePoint pages

My wrapper SPFx web part for embedding Visio diagram in modern SharePoint page has been just published in the Microsoft store (it’s free and open source). The app has been validated by Microsoft SPFx validation team and now available in the app catalog: https://appsource.microsoft.com/en/product/office/WA200002491 The WebPart details: https://unmanagedvisio.com/products/diagram-frame-sharepoint-visio-web-part/ Diagram Frame …

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Sharing Visio diagrams in social media

When you share any link on LinkedIn, Teams, Facebook, or other social platform, it extracts a "preview" picture, like image, title and description. Any site can provide this information by incorporation "open graph" tags into the HTML head. Many social networks, such as Facebook and twitter, even have a rules …

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SvgPublish 1.3 released

SvgPublish Extension 1.3 released The extension’s page https://unmanagedvisio.com/products/svg-publish/ Download the latest version: https://unmanagedvisio.com/download/svgpublish/SvgExport-1.3.0.msi Improvements in this release New template editor with live preview Support both global and per-shape templates Cards (OG) support metadata for social sharing GitHub authentication fixed upload changed to put all files in single commit Follow cursor …

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Editing SVG code online

When you build a site or a web application, periodically there can be a need to slightly modify a code of an SVG fragment used in that site, like add an arrow to a button or something. Not visually, but directly in the SVG code. For visual editing, there are …

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Using custom templates in SvgPublish

Custom templates allow you to extend or modify tooltips/popover/sidebar produced by the SvgPublish Visio extension to tailor your needs. This article explains how to create such custom templates.

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Azure DevOps to build office (Visio) VSTO Add-ins

These notes basically summarize setting up automated build for Office extensions (such as VSTO) in the cloud (i.e. Azure DevOps). Note that Azure DevOps supports private repositories for free. For open source repositories, it does not even impose any limitations (for private repositories, max build time per month is limited, …

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SvgPublish updated 1.2.12

The extension The extension’s page https://unmanagedvisio.com/products/svg-publish/ Download the latest version: https://unmanagedvisio.com/download/svgpublish/SvgExport-1.2.12.msi Improvements High-DPI support Optional the screen tooltip for current location (container) Search by property Fixed: SharePoint 2F modern-only authentication

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