Microsoft Visio Standard 2010 License

The advanced diagramming tools of Visio 2010 help you simplify complexity with dynamic, data-driven visuals and new ways to share on the Web in real time.

Make every step in creating diagrams easier

Simplify complexity with a diverse set of intuitive, professional diagramming tools With a dramatically improved user experience and intelligent drawing tools and templates, Visio 2010 makes every step in creating diagrams easier.

Professional-looking templates and shapes

Start by building your diagram with professional-looking templates and modern, pre-drawn shapes.

Link your diagram to popular data sources

Then, easily link your diagram to popular data sources (such as Excel).

Publish your data-linked diagram to SharePoint

Finally, with just a few clicks, publish your data-linked diagram to SharePoint, and provide access to others on the Web, even if they don't have Visio.

Youll see data automatically refresh right within your diagram, reflected in vibrant visuals such as icons, symbols, colors, and bar graphs.

Perfect for all of your diagram needs

Jump-start diagramming with a diverse set of pre-drawn shapes, sample drawings, and templates for IT, business, process management, and more.

Find everything you need

Find everything you need in one place to complete a diagramming task. Every step in creating a diagram is more intuitive, with the logical groupings of features in Ribbon tabs, an enhanced Shapes window for easy access to shapes and stencils, and a new status bar that helps you move more efficiently within and between your diagrams.

Make your diagrams more appealing

Make your diagrams more appealing and professional-looking in seconds using modern shapes and visuals, a rich gallery of themes, and Live Preview.

Validate your diagram

Check diagrams against business rules and logic to ensure accuracy and consistency in diagrams. With one click, you can validate a diagram to make sure it's logical and properly constructed.

Create and monitor SharePoint workflows

Create and monitor SharePoint workflows more easily than ever with a new advanced template that contains SharePoint workflow rules and logic, and the ability to export and import workflows between Microsoft SharePoint Designer 2010 and Visio 2010.

Add and align shapes

Add and align shapes easily and accurately with features such as

Quick Shapes Mini Toolbar

Enhanced dynamic grid

Automatic layout adjustment

Page Auto Size

Group related shapes visually and logically

Simplify large and complex diagrams using Subprocesses and Containers to group related shapes visually and logically.

Link to a Subprocess shape

A mini-diagram on a separate page that links to a Subprocess shape in a larger diagram breaks complex processes in diagrams into more manageable pieces.

Use containers to organize shapes

Containers help you organize different sets of shapes and clarify how they relate to each other in diagrams.

Compare Visio 2010 editions:

Service Visio Standard Visio Professional Visio Premium
Easier diagram creation with modern templates, and automatic alignment and spacing.
Intuitive navigation with an updated user interface and Shapes window.
Dynamic, data-driven shapes with links to real-time data and automatic refresh.
Dynamic web sharing with others via their browsers--even if they don't have Visio.
Together, simplicity, data-driven shapes, and Web sharing make Visio 2010 one of the most powerful ways to see and understand relevant information.