visio viewer

Visio® Viewer Mac is designed to support the use of the Visio® for Mac users, enabling them to open and read MS Visio drawings on Mac. Visio® Viewer supports binary VSD 2000-2013, and XML-based VDX/VSDX.

Visio® Viewer Mac opens the file directly on a computer without conversion on external Web Servers. Viewing Visio® documents is as simple as drag and dropping of files (with a .vsd, .vsdx, .vdx extension) to the application window.


Key Features of VSD Viewer:

  • Navigate multipage documents
  • Switch documents layers
  • Processes EMF / WMF metafiles
  • Processes OLE-objects
  • Skip hidden objects
  • View objects outside page boundaries
  • View gradient-filled objects
  • View original dimension units

Preview formatted elements
Visio® Viewer for Mac processes original objects’ fills, lines and text the same way as they are displayed by MS Visio®. All the line arrows and tabulated texts will be also displayed the way they are in Visio®. Text subscript and superscript are processed as well as dimension and state objects.

Operate with images and backgrounds
Combination of Visio® Viewer for Mac and Visio® Viewer for iOS is recommended for distributed teams collaborating on multiplatform environment, in order to support the extensive communication capabilities.

Explore drawings structure
Visio® Viewer has a stunning set of features that improves basic viewing function. Firstly, it enables layers switching even hidden ones, viewer displays only that layers you choose from the drawings menubar. In the menubar it is also possible to navigate all the document’s pages.


Processing Shape Data
Shape data is a special array to safe hidden objects’ properties, such arrays are widely used in many various types of professional drawings. Simply enable “Shape Data Displaying” mode and objects that have this properties will be displayed. Activated objects with shape data (as many at a time as needed) will be shown on PDF-converted and printed documents.


Using Visio® Viewer enables professionals to be fully mobile by having all necessary visual materials always on hand. The Visio Viewer running on iPad or iPhone really simplifies collaboration within team and conversation with clients. The Visio® Viewer Mac enable utilization of MS Visio® for Mac.

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