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Visio Stencils - More than you can ever need

So, every once in a while, I get to play with Visio.  And it comes with a pretty extensive set of stencils.

But, every once in a while, they just don't have quite the right one, you know?

Enter VisioCafe. - VisioCafe is an independent non-profit web site for the gathering together of IT industry Visio collections. Each collection is copyrighted to its respective owner, and is not the property of VisioCafe. If you would like to host a Visio collection here for free, please contact us at info@VisioCafe.com.

http://www.visiocafe.com


Holy crap, they have just about everything and anything you could possibly want (well, if you're a computer nerd, anyway, which happens to be the stencils I'm looking for this week) - and it's all FREE!

 And some more Office stencils from Microsoft (over 300, apparently), and some additional tips from Microsoft (of dubious value, since one of the links is broken and redirects to the Visio sales-pitch page, but whatever, it's a place to start).




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