Free shapes and stencils for Microsoft Visio

Visio shapes stencils and templates
for Microsoft ® Visio ® 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019/Visio Online Plan 1 and Plan 2
Omnigraffle Pro, MyDraw, SmartDraw, ConceptDraw Pro and Lucidchart Pro.




66 Block and 110 Block stencil for Visio

A stencil containing 66 Block and 110 Block shapes. These are punchdown blocks (a type of connector) used for telecomms and network wiring. The blocks are used for terminating up to 25 or 50) solid copper wires. On these shapes each pin has a connection point for attaching standard Visio connectors.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
66/110 Block for Visio in .vss format 66block.vss 1.2 19th September 2020 325kB Download now Visio 2000/2002.
66/110 Block for Visio in .vsx format 66block.vsx 1.2 19th September 2020 1086kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013.
66/110 Block for Visio in .vssx format 66block.vssx 1.2 19th September 2020 47kB Download now Visio 2013/2016/2019/Visio Online Plan 2.
66/110 Block for Visio in .vsdx format 66block.vsdx 1.2 19th September 2020 60kB Download now Visio Online Plan 1.



66 block shape





Universal chemical formula shape for Visio

A stencil containing a Universal chemical formula shape. When creating chemical formulae there can be a lot of formatting with subscripts, use this shape though and make it easy. Drag the shape onto your drawing, don't edit the shape's text directly, but edit the shape's Custom Properties (Shape Data), enetering the letters and numbers into the shape's data fields. Whether it's a simple h2so4or the more complex ethyl ethanoate ethyl-ethanoateor butan-1-ol butan-1-ol

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
Chemistry for Visio in .vss format chemistry.vss 1.0 19th September 2020 12kB Download now Visio 2000/2002.
Chemistry for Visio in .vsx format chemistry.vsx 1.0 19th September 2020 44kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013.
Chemistry for Visio in .vssx format chemistry.vssx 1.0 19th September 2020 12kB Download now Visio 2013/2016/2019/Visio Online Plan 2.
Chemistry for Visio in .vsdx format chemistry.vsdx 1.0 19th September 2020 16kB Download now Visio Online Plan 1.


chemistry stencil





Circuit board shapes stencil for Visio

A stencil containing 3D circuit board shapes. These shapes used to be in our Electronics for Visio shapes but are now made available for free.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
Circuit boards for Visio circuit-boards.vss 1.4 19th September 2020 34kB Download now Visio 2000/2002/2007/2010.
Circuit boards for Visio circuit-boards.vssx 1.4 19th September 2020 23kB Download now Visio 2013/2016/2019/Visio Online Plan 2.
Circuit boards for Visio circuit-boards.vsdx 1.4 19th September 2020 35kB Download now Visio Online Plan 1.



circuit boards stencil





Shapes document for creating control systems diagrams in Visio

A document for creating control systems diagrams.

Description File Version Date Size Download
Control systems for Visio Example_control_system.vsd 1.0 16th August 2020 32kB Download now
These shapes work with Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



Example_control_system.png





Electronics breadboards shapes stencil for Visio

A stencil containing 2 electronics breadboard shapes with the standard 0.1" spacing.
Extract the stencil from the zip file and put in the "My Documents\My Shapes" folder.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
Electronics breadboards for Visio (VSS format) breadboards.vss 1.1 19th September 2020 923kB Download now Visio 2000/2002/2007/2010.
Electronics breadboards for Visio (VSX format) breadboards.vsx 1.1 19th September 2020 3893kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010.
Electronics breadboards for Visio (VSSX format) breadboards.vssx 1.1 19th September 2020 131kB Download now Visio 2013/2016/2019.



electronics breadboards shapes





Fire Diamond shape stencil for Visio

A stencil containing a Fire Diamond shape.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
Fire Diamond for Visio fire-diamond.vss 1.1 19th September 2020 13kB Download now Visio 2000/2002/2007/2010.
Fire Diamond for Visio fire-diamond.vsx 1.1 19th September 2020 38kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010.
Fire Diamond for Visio fire-diamond.vssx 1.1 19th September 2020 12kB Download now Visio 2013/2016/2019.


fire diamond stencil





Grafcet (Sequential Function Charts) diagram shapes stencil and template for Visio

Grafcet diagrams (or Sequential Function Charts) are used to illustrate and specify the operation of reactive systems.

These stencils (both metric and US units) contain shapes and symbols for creating Grafcet diagrams very quickly within Microsoft Visio.
All the shapes glue together nicely, Transition and Action shapes should be dropped in the middle of the flow line, Branch Start and Branch End shapes have connection points set up for up to four branches, if more branches are needed then you can just add a new Branch symbol alongside.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with:
Grafcet for Visio msi file Visio_grafcet_2015_04_10.msi 1.1 16th August 2020 332kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.
Grafcet for Visio zip file Visio_grafcet_2015_04_10.zip 1.1 16th August 2020 29kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019, Omnigraffle Pro and ConceptDraw Pro.



grafcet stencil

Example Diagram

A very simple example diagram.


Grafcet diagram example



This software works with:

Comments:

realname: Mauricio
message: Visio_grafcet_2015_04_10.msi
Running Visio Pro 2016 and Windows 10
The text of the Transition shape is overlapping the shape. I think the text should be just to the right of the shape or allow a repositioning.

Reply
Use the Text Block tool to move the text to the required location.






MASCOT shapes stencil for Visio

A stencil containing MASCOT shapes.
MASCOT was a software design methodology developed by the Royal Signals and Radar Establishment (RSRE) in Malvern, Worcestershire, UK from the 1970s and 1980s.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with:
MASCOT stencil for Visio MASCOT.vsx 1.1 19th September 2020 236kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



MASCOT stencil





Multi-tree Connector

A document containing a grouped connector similar to the multi-tree square connector, but allowing individual line ends and other line settings to be made.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with:
Multi-tree square connector for Visio connector1.vsd 1.0 16th August 2020 19kB Download now Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



conncetor 1 shape





Occam shapes stencil and template for Visio

A stencil that can be used to create drawings as per the example below. The template provides a blank drawing canvas and defines the way connections flow on a drawing. All the symbols have connection points at suitable locations.

Description File Version Date Size Download
Occam for Visio occam.zip 1.2 16th August 2020 36kB Download now
These shapes work with Visio 2000/2002/2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



occam stencil



occam example





Shapes template for creating PEST-SWOT diagrams in Visio

Three templates for creating PEST (and PESTEL/PESTLE) and SWOT diagrams for business and marketing analysis.
(PEST = Political, Economic, Social, Technological)
(SWOT = Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats).
This has now been updated to include a PESTEL (or PESTLE) template (E = Environmental, L = Legal)

Description File Version Date Size Download
PEST-SWOT for Visio pest_swot.zip 1.2 16th August 2020 50kB Download now
These shapes work with Visio 2000/2002/2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



PEST-SWOT template





Plastics recycling shapes stencil for Visio

A stencil of shapes for plastics recycling.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
Plastics recycling for Visio plastics-recycling.vss 1.2 19th September 2020 304kB Download now These shapes work with Visio 2000/2002/2003/2007/2010.
Plastics recycling for Visio plastics-recycling.vssx 1.2 19th September 2020 66kB Download now These shapes work with Visio 2013/2016/2019.



plastics recycling stencil





Protocol Stack shapes stencil and template for Visio

A stencil that can be used to create protocol stack layer and message drawings as per the example below. The template provides a blank drawing canvas and defines the way connections flow on a drawing.
All the symbols have connection points at suitable locations.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
Protocol Stack for Visio protocol_stack.zip 1.3 16th August 2020 20kB Download now These shapes work with Visio 2000/2002/2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



protocol stack stencil



protocol stack example





Resource Allocation Graph shapes

Some time ago a user asked about how to get hold of shapes to do Resource Allocation Graphs, here are some shapes you can use to create diagrams of this type.

Description File Version Date Size Download
Resource Allocation Graph shapes Resource_Allocation_Graph_Shapes1.zip 1.1 16th August 2020 11kB Download now
This shape works with Visio 2000/2002/2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



resource allocation graph shapes





Syntax diagram shapes for Visio

Syntax diagrams (also called railroad diagrams) can be used to illustrate the grammar of a computer language as per the example below. The diagram contains all the shapes, just copy and paste to create your own. All the symbols have connection points at suitable locations.

Description File Version Date Size Download Works with
Syntax diagrams for Visio syntax_diagram.vsd 1.0 19th September 2020 70kB Download now These shapes work with Visio 2000/2002/2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



syntax diagram example





Warning signs shape stencil for Visio

A stencil containing warning sign shapes.

Description File Version Date Size Download
Warning Signs for Visio warning-signs.zip 1.6 16th August 2020 292kB Download now
These shapes work with Visio 2000/2002/2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019.



warning signs stencil