Visio: Format Options pane in Visio for the web

The new Format Options pane in Visio web app brings new shape formatting properties including dimensions, fill, and line formatting right next to your content. As you adjust values, you’ll be able to see your changes take place directly in the Visio canvas, allowing you to quickly try different shape options to see what works best for your diagram.

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Visio: Visio web app in Microsoft 365 for GCC, GCC-High, and DoD

This release extends the availability of the Visio web app in Microsoft 365 to GCC, GCC-High, DoD, and other sovereign clouds. To help make diagramming more accessible, we’ve brought core Visio capabilities to Microsoft 365 commercial subscribers, enabling anyone to create, edit, share, and coauthor professional diagrams with team members across the organization.

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Visio: New stencil for shapes in your document in Visio for the web for GCC, GCC-High, and DoD [Visio Plan 2]

This release extends the availability of the new stencil for shapes in your document in Visio for the web (feature ID 68375) to GCC, GCC-High, DoD, and other sovereign clouds. The new Shapes in the Document stencil automatically saves the shapes you’ve added to your diagram, so you can quickly access them and use them again without having to search through multiple stencils. This feature will be available for users with a Visio Plan 2 license.

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Visio: Extend interoperability between the Visio web and desktop apps

Users will be able to open files that were previously not supported for editing in Visio for the web and edit shapes with 1D and 2D protection, and additional shape properties. However, some interactions will be blocked or optimized.

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Visio: Pictures for organizational charts in Visio for the web [Visio Plan 1, Plan 2]

Users with a Visio Plan 1 or Visio Plan 2 license will be able to add pictures of team members directly to new org chart shapes in Visio for the web.

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Visio: Improved interoperability between the Visio web and desktop apps

This feature will enable users to open files that were previously not supported for editing in Visio for the web. Users will be able to edit shapes with certain properties like gradients, fills, and INK objects. However, some interactions will be blocked or optimized.

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Visio: Enhanced UX interactivity and responsiveness in Visio for the web

Improved user experience in Visio for the web with faster interaction speed during resizing shapes, moving shapes, and routing connectors.

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Visio: Mind maps in Visio for the web

Brainstorm and capture information in a structured format that makes it easy to understand and recall with new mind map shapes in Visio for the web.

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Visio: New shapes, stencils, and templates in Visio for the web

Create diagrams for various scenarios like business frameworks, infographic timelines, prioritization matrices, flowcharts, and more with new shapes, stencils, and templates available in Visio for the web.

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Visio: Enhanced context menus in Visio for the web

Quickly access relevant shape formatting options with additional content and enhancements made to the floating context menu that appears after right clicking on an object in your diagram.

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