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  • 1. Visio 2003 UML - How to show derived member?
    Hi, I want to use Visio 2003 for planing .net software developement. Could you please tell me an online ressource where I can find information for beginners (tips, how-tos, ...)? I generate two classes: class1 (attribute1, attribute2), class2 (attribute3). class 2 derives from class1. If I use a generaliziation (or whatever the english word is, sorry) to connect the classes I cannot see the derived attributes (attribute1, attribute2) in class2? How can I achieve that? Thanks for your answer! -- Regards, InspektorDerrick
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  • 3. importing excel file into visio
    My supervisor and I are very new users of visio. And we are checking about using the wizard to import an excel spreadsheet into visio. My supervisor believes that once you do that, the excel and the visio flowchart are linked and when I right clicked the shapes a spreasheet/excel comes up. I think they are not linked unless you embedded them, and once you import the excel, what happens is that the data will be changed/formatted into visio shapes/flowchart. Can you please let me know who is correct? or If once imported I can linked the excel into visio and once make changes into the excel it will automatic change into visio? Thanks
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  • 5. Convert a Visio 2000 page to PDF
    What are the steps to do this? Thanks

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Postby c2hpcm9taW5p » Thu, 12 Feb 2004 10:31:12 GMT

I started to get the block around the text and I don't want the block. How can I get rid of the block?

RE: Text

Postby QmVja3k » Fri, 13 Feb 2004 06:56:06 GMT

     Right click on the text block.  Select Format Line and select No Line to turn off the border.  Select Format Fill and set your transparency to 100% to get rid of the (usually white) box.  That should leave only your text.


     
     I started to get the block around the text and I don't want the block. How can I get rid of the block?

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Postby shiromini » Mon, 23 Feb 2004 13:41:33 GMT

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