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Microsoft Visio

Click on the tabs below for information about Microsoft Visio.

About Microsoft Visio

About the software

Microsoft Visio is a diagramming program for Microsoft Windows that uses vector graphics to create diagrams.


The latest version of Visio Standard and Visio Professional may be purchased by departments for use on computers owned or leased by the University. See Obtaining the software for more information.

Obtaining the software



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Home use

Visio is not available to students via the Library & IT Help Desk.


Supported and unsupported PCs

Microsoft Visio can be purchased from the IT Support, via the Microsoft Select deal.

When you order the software from the Library & IT Help Desk, you will need to specify whether you need a copy of the disk.

Home use

IT Services is not able to sell Microsoft Visio for home use.

Documentation, training and support



A number of learning resources are available on including:-