Visio’s Most Useful Tool – The Macro Recorder

Finally, with the release of Visio 2003, came Visio’s most useful tool for development; the macro recorder. By clicking the record button it is possible to quickly see how various Visio tasks can be translated into VBA. The Help file that comes with Visio is useful for explaining the details of a command, but there is not enough examples explaining how to string several commands together, the macro recorder fills in this gap. For example, to simply answer the question; “How do you create two shapes  and connect them together using VBA?” The macro recorder will generate the following macro. Sub Macro1() … Continue reading Visio’s Most Useful Tool – The Macro Recorder