Visio and favorites - can I make a change in my favorites / masters / elsewhere and it goes to all docs?
Posted on 2013-09-15
With Visio 2010, how am I supposed to do this?
say I have a standard title block or some shape that is in most all of my drawings. I want to make a change to it and have all the drawings incorporate the change?
Most specifically, the title block. I'll make the change in the text of the title block and then next time I open each doc, I would delete the title block, then drag the new title block from favorites into the drawing.
Sometimes I will forget to do that and print the page with the old style title block. Is there a way for the drawing when opened, to use the shapes as they are in the favorites now? (where they were dragged from favorites when first being created, so they are already objects with the same names (just favorites will have a new version of that same named object..