Category Archives: Miscellaneous

How to Quickly Align Shapes in Your Drawing (Visio 2007)

Drawing with precision takes a lot of effort and time, but this is usually necessary when you want to create a good quality professional diagram. Thankfully, Visio has an excellent feature that enables you to quickly align your shapes horizontally or vertically.

Change and Save the Orientation of a PDF Page

It is easy to change the view of a page in your PDF file, and most of us will select View –> Rotate View –> Clockwise or Counterclockwise.

How to Crop Unwanted White Space in a PDF File

After I have edited a marketing booklet in MS Publisher (2007), I need to convert it into PDF format so that this file can be emailed to prospective clients for viewing. The final result was a PDF file with massive white space around the booklet page’s border!

Change the Size of Multiple Arrowheads (Visio 2007)

I was working a process flowchart with all the essential shapes in place when my boss had a look at my draft and said, “Could you make the arrowheads look bigger?” As you can see from the diagram below, there are 11 arrows connecting the flowchart shapes: