Re: convert Visio 2000/20003 drawing to Visio 4.0?
From: Al Edlund (edlund_at_ameritech.net)
Date: Thu, 23 Sep 2004 11:09:26 -0500
John, thanks (I tend to be bleeding edge on hardware and forget).
"John Marshall, MVP" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Al, the upgrade may require a hardware upgrade which may not be in their
> current budget. (I still deal with schools that are running Win 95, (the
> software they use still works so why upgrade?))
> John... Visio MVP
> Need stencils or ideas? http://www.mvps.org/visio/3rdparty.htm
> Need VBA examples? http://www.mvps.org/visio/VBA.htm
> Common Visio Questions http://www.mvps.org/visio/common_questions.htm
> "Al Edlund" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> The easy part of course is to view the file using the Visio Viewer
>> available via download.
>> AFAIK to save as v4, you need either v4 or v5. You can save from v2000 to
>> v5. This path can be pretty ugly as a lot of things have changed along
>> the way.
>> v2003 => v2002/v2000 => v5 => v4.
>> The other people can upgrade, it's just not free.
>> "verx" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> Is this still possible? if not, is there a workaround for this?
>>> I have version 2000 and 2003 available on my PC.
>>> Second party needs to see the drawings and if possible edit but they
>>> have version 4.0. (i dont think they can upgrade to the newer versions.)