Microsoft Visio


This application is covered by a UA Site License for UA faculty and staff.  

Please consult UA ITS for AHSC colleges for assistance in installing it on your work computer.

What can Visio do?

Provide Templates for Various Project Types
  • Organization charts
  • Office room layouts
  • Program manuals/guides
  • Cross-functional flow charts
  • Basic flowcharts
  • Work flow diagrams
  • Concept charts
  • Customize your own documents
Create Documents with Flair
  • Add pages to create multi-page documents
  • Create templates to suit your purposes
  • Design types & colors
  • Design Posters for conference presentations
Create Various Document Outputs
  • Export/Save as graphics (.jpg, .png)
  • Save as Microsoft® Office Visio Drawing
  • Save as PDF - multi-page documents (.pdf)
  • Interactive documents
  • Create hyperlink among pages within same document
  • Create hyperlinks to external websites
  • Attach hyperlinks to pages or individual objects

Enable Presentation Mode


Offer Basic Graphic Tools
  • Symbols, Shapes & Icons
  • Locating & inserting graphic categories
  • Stylizing & resizing
  • Moving
  • Arranging layers
  • Freestyle Drawing with Ink Tools
  • Highlighter
  • Pen
  • Eraser
  • Pointer