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A quick introduction to organization charts

Visio practice file and practice instructions

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Ready to take a whirl at creating your first org chart? In this practice session, you'll create a very simple one. You'll start by opening the Organization Chart template, and then you'll drag shapes onto the chart to create the hierarchy of employees.

About the practice session

When you click Practice in Visio, Visio will open and a separate window with practice instructions will appear alongside (see picture).

Note     You need to have Visio 2003 installed on your computer.

Tips

  • If the practice instructions aren't visible, or disappear when you click in Visio, click the Visio Help taskbar button and then click the Auto Tile button on the upper-left corner of the instructions.
  • If the practice instructions cover up Visio, click the Auto Tile button on the upper-left corner of the instructions.

Before you begin

Make sure to close Visio if it is already running.

Start the practice

Click the Practice in Visio button now.

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