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  1. Clickable Overlays in Visio Online App Part

    It is not currently possible to have clickable image overlays in the Visio Online app part. This was functionality supported in legacy Visio Services and we desperately need it back!

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    • Ability to Add/Remove Hyperlinks to/from Shapes

      Extend the JS API to programmatically add/remove hyperlinks from a shape.

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      • Allow control of more UI features via the Visio Online API

        It would be very useful if the Visio Online API gave us more control over which built-in UI components are visible to the user.

        We're currently working on a project where we're wrapping the Visio Online viewer and then integrating some additional features and data provided by one of our apps.

        In order to provide a more integrated user experience, we would like to be able to at least control the following features via a settings in the API:

        * Which controls are visible in the main toolbar (e.g: breadcrumb, Document Name, buttons, etc)

        * Whether the hyperlink pop-up window…

        19 votes
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        • Visio Online 'Editable' App Part

          We need the ability to edit Visio Online diagrams within an app part so we can have custom functionality linked to the edits being made.

          E.g., connect two shapes in the Visio Online diagram canvas > press a submit button > kick off an MS Flow

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          • Add datasource Office 365 Users Connection

            Like PowerApps, please add the Office 365 Users Connection as a datsource. My use-case is building an advanced org chart which includes user profile information. O365 integration is a way that Visio Online can outshine visio desktop.

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            • Visio Javascript APIs Mash Ups to work on MODERN pages

              https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/visio/2017/09/25/migrate-from-visio-web-access-to-visio-online/

              Article above decribes process to migrate from Visio Web Access to Visio Online, however should a buisness want to use Javascript API to create Mashups...send shape data to, filter shapes by etc and connect with other web parts, this functionality will only work on classic pages.

              Will Visio Javascript API capabilities be introduced into Modern pages?

              Our orgainsation is going full modern, and currently users view diagram in full browser / Visio online mode. We want to create sharepoint pages and embed the diagrams as web parts and be able to send data from the diagram to other web…

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              • Create TOGAF and ArchiMate templates

                Create industry standard architecture diagram types such as TOGAF 9 and ArchiMate 3

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                • If a Visio diagram in a SharePoint web part has only one page, don't show 'page 1' in the tool bar at the bottom of the web part.

                  Allow the tools on the tool bar to be configured as hidden so that the UI is cleaner, and the diagram looks like an embedded picture.

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                  • Shape info sidebar wider

                    Please make the Shape Info Sidebar wider, or adjustable, I can not see or copy some facts from Shape info because they are cut

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                    • Visio Online Flexability

                      Visio Online would benefit from some of it's predecessors (Visio Web Access Web Part) features, such as:

                      1) Fit to screen, remove border, remove title, hide sheets

                      2) Default to specific Index or Page on load

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                      • Can't import Visio template libraries

                        The available drawing objects is extremely limited. Even third party browser based tools allow one to import Visio libraries. I want to sketch out our Azure cloud infrastructure and I can't do that effectively without the right objects. Funny... either Microsoft doesn't want us to use Azure or they don't want us to use Visio Online... please decide.

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                        • 1 vote
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                          • Enhance JS API to suppress Find in Shape Data

                            When using the Find command it returns results (shapes) that have ShapeData matching the search term.

                            As part of our solution, we hide Shape Info, yet the Find command will still return those shapes which will confuse our users.

                            Please extend the API so we can specify whether the Find searches Shape Text only.

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                            • BROADCAST ELEMENTS

                              Is it possible to add some Broadcast Elements (Video Monitor / LCD / Editing Workstation / Storage Server / Playout Server / Audio Mixing / Microphones ...)

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                              • Grid Lines

                                Is it possible to add grid lines to make diagram more accurate ?

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                                • OnSelectionChange event issue

                                  OnSelectionChange event is sometimes triggered without the selection being changed

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                                  • Need BPMN diagramming

                                    Need BPMN diagramming, like you get with Visio Professional

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                                    • View comment bubble in Visio file preview

                                      I would like to have the comment bubble permanently displayed on my Visio preview file. Right now, I need to click "Comments" to see which boxes have comments. Is there a way to do this?

                                      Thanks!

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                                      • 3 votes
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                                        • need to add visio editing for free on office online and as an app for win10,android

                                          need to add visio editing for free on office online and as an app for win10,android

                                          also add 3d app from windows 10 to ios and android and on office online for free
                                          need to bring visio viewer to android like it is on ios apple itunes store

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