2019-05-13T08:56:00Z

What is your primary use case for Visio?

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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

We do not use the latest version. I am a network engineer and we use the solution for drawing network diagrams.

2021-08-30T11:25:19Z
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Top 20Real User

We are end users of this solution. I'm a senior director of the company and a digital engineer.

2021-07-21T18:59:22Z
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Top 5Real User

I work for BAM, which is the largest builder in the Netherlands. We have approximately 24,000 employees and we have a centralized IT that provides all products for our company. I use the solution for organizing many different types of visuals graphics. It has the ability to make drawings quickly with links, flowcharts, and organizational drawings.

2021-07-05T10:42:22Z
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Top 20MSP

Our primary use case of this product is to create diagrams for the solutions I'm designing. Others may use it to provide graphical explanations of complex topics, or even for organizational charts. We have around 20 users in very different roles - IT, processing, design, or those in more technical roles. We are a customer of Visio and I'm a solution architect.

2021-07-01T18:20:49Z
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Top 20Real User

We use Visio for describing processes, port authorities, requests, exchange of documents, and authorizations. The main use is for business processes and descriptions.

2021-05-31T15:09:46Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

We primarily use the solution for tasks such as work charts, network diagrams, and process flows.

2021-05-23T23:39:14Z
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Top 10Real User

Company-wide, it is used a lot for flow charts. From an IT perspective, we use it quite a bit for network diagrams and documentation. The Human Resources team uses it for organizational charts. In terms of deployment, we have a kind of mixed deployment. I tend to use an on-prem version that is loaded directly on my machine. We are all Office 365, so a bulk of our users use it as a cloud-based downloadable solution, which is a part of their Office 365 implementation.

2021-04-08T22:34:56Z
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Top 10Real User

We use Visio extensively for creating architecture, network and workflow diagrams. Also used for UML Class diagrams and various types of flow charts

2021-04-07T21:01:05Z
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Top 10Real User

I'm a business management consultant.

2021-04-01T10:08:17Z
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Top 20Real User

I'm an architect; I primarily use Visio for drawing diagrams.

2021-03-09T17:24:38Z
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Top 10Reseller

I build either diagrams for solutions or use Visio to create illustrations for slide decks and white papers.

2021-02-23T21:56:43Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I analyze and model processes for optimization. We are customers of Visio and I'm a founder of the company, working as a process consultant.

2021-02-22T17:53:22Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

We mostly use this solution for process management and for diagram modeling. Functional diagrams or BPMN partition diagrams — that's all. Some nice drawings for presentations. Almost all of our employees use bundled Microsoft products and because they have no administrative rights, they cannot install additional programs. We use Visio to present our diagrams to our employees as it's too complicated to explain how to use our services over and over. If we had a BPM platform and a diagram modeling solution, we would not use Visio. Within our organization, there are roughly 100 people that use this solution. I am not sure if our company has plans to keep using Visio — it's not up to me. If we were to stop using it, I wouldn't miss it.

2021-02-17T04:36:05Z
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Top 10Real User

I am a health and safety professional. I use it for flowcharting, but I also use it for drawing diagrams. I will do a technical assessment of a workplace scenario of equipment as well as noise measurements, and I will use Visio to draw out the scale. There are many images that you can put in there and data to create images of workplace exposures.

2021-02-03T20:37:29Z
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Top 5Real User

My use case could be anything. What I like to use Visio for is business process design work. Even when we're doing a systems implementation project, I'll use it. One of the things that I tell my clients is that "Before you implement a system, you really need to check your business processes that the system is automating, to make sure that you're not automating a bad process." Therefore, we have a whole methodology on how to do business process design sessions, facilitated sessions. The outcome of those sessions is documented largely in Vizio. Sometimes, for example, if I've got a good person working on my team, I'll be with the client, facilitating the session and we'll have sticky notes on the wall that represent the process steps, and the outcomes, and the inputs, and all that stuff. We'll be moving those around. And then somebody on my team will be sitting there with Visio, recreating it as we go. If they aren't able to do that, we just take pictures of it and then recreate it in Visio. We clean it up and make it nice looking. However, we use Visio primarily for business and/or project process flows.

2021-01-26T15:07:24Z
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Top 5Real User

I use Visio for diagramming configurations.

2021-01-23T08:10:43Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I use Visio for all my network diagrams. For example, I think of certain concepts that I need to communicate with my clients. I use it for this purpose. I also am an adjunct professor at one of the universities in Bangalore. Suppose I want to create a big chart or a mindmap; that's when I use Visio.

2021-01-14T13:20:57Z
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Top 5Real User

I mostly use it for network diagrams. It is a standard solution for creating this kind of stuff.

2021-01-07T18:29:57Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I use it to create architecture diagrams.

2020-12-31T21:07:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardConsultant

I use Visio when I'm writing a client report in Microsoft Word, and I want to put in a simple graphic to supplement the text or better explain something. Visio's graphics are not complicated. They're quick and easy to create, so I use them mainly for what I would call static graphics, like simple charts and diagrams.

2020-12-10T11:46:00Z
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Top 5Consultant

I am working as a business analyst and I used Visio for process mapping.

2020-12-08T19:50:13Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I use it to design business models, cyber defense portals, and pictures. We are using the latest version of Visio.

2020-11-18T21:42:26Z
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Top 5Real User

We use Visio for process diagram.

2020-11-04T10:53:00Z
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Top 5Real User

As process improvement professional I map out current state processes either at the value stream or swim lane level, at times both. With current state I identify pain points and bottlenecks do root cause analysis, identify possible solutions, and make recommendations on which ones I think would be the most effective. Then incorporate them into a proposed future state.

2020-11-04T02:21:23Z
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Top 5Real User

The primary use case is modeling architecture requirements.

2020-10-29T19:06:00Z
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Top 5Real User

I primarily use the solution to make new core designs. I connect the designs to the projects I'm involved with.

2020-10-07T07:04:38Z
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Top 10Real User

We primarily use the solution for business process design.

2020-09-27T04:10:12Z
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Top 5Real User

I am an HRIS (Human Resources Information Systems) specialist. I use Visio for a variety of things. * I do work charts on it. * I do WiX (Windows Installer XML). * I do all swim lane mappings. * I do process mapping. That pretty much covers it.

2020-09-27T04:09:59Z
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Real User

Mostly, we're using the solution for working with objects and network diagrams and all the charts. I'm the deputy manager of quality assurance and we are customers of Visio.

2020-09-13T07:02:29Z
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Top 10Real User

I primarily use Visio for creating mind maps and other visualizations. I also use it for process modeling, but we are searching for a specific business process modeler because Visio doesn't have the full scope of capability that we need.

2020-09-08T09:10:03Z
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Real User

The primary use case of this solution is for process mapping, and to streamline simulations.

2020-08-04T07:26:13Z
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Top 20Real User

I use this solution as a graphic design tool for breaking down a flow or process. I'm a systems engineer and customer of Visio.

2020-07-13T06:55:38Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

I like to use Visio because it gives me a quick view of the things I had to put in a model for a company. I don't use it as an interface, though.

2019-11-18T07:22:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I have used Visio Professional to model business process to BPMN 2.0 standard in the Logistic and Insurance Industry. Visio has been an easy-to-use modeling tool for Logistic processes, Complaints processes, Compensation Recoveries processes, Insurance processes, and Finance processes. The modeling of the As-Is process allows process analysis to design an efficient To-be process.

2019-09-05T06:26:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Our primary use case for Visio revolves around business process re-engineering, as-is process, to-be-processed, and then time and motion study, value stream mapping, and in collaboration with everything together.

2019-05-13T08:56:00Z
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