Need to expand and contract the Visio background size

Posted on 2007-08-03
Last Modified: 2013-11-05
Using Visio 2003 I would like to shrink the background Visio gives me when I create a new file.  How do I do that?

Also, for existing Visio files, I'd like to shrink (or expand) the size of the background.

Question by:newbieweb
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    Expert Comment

    you mean zoom in and out?  

    view - zoom - pick a number

    Author Comment

    no, not zoom.   When I open a Visio file, or create a new one, there's an inherent size of the background, of canvas.  I want to be able to change the size of the canvas.

    Author Comment

    "of canvas" should be "or canvas"
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    Accepted Solution

    the size is detemined by the printing size..
    pagesetup?  it is set for 8x11
    change the paper size and you change the canvas size

    Author Comment

    right.  thanks.

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