About Visio

Visio is a diagram, vector graphic, and flow-chart tool that makes it easy for you to visualize, explore, and communicate complex information.

  • Available to: Faculty, Staff, Student Employees
  • Where to use: Texas State Windows computers
  • Cost: Free

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Installation Instructions

  • Your computer must be a member of the Texas State (TXSTATE) domain.
  • Your computer must be managed. Most computers on the TXSTATE domain are managed. (If you do not have Software Center, your computer is not managed.)
  • You must first install Microsoft Office 365 before installing Visio.
  • You cannot have any previous version of Office installed. 

NOTE: Visio is to be installed on Texas State-owned computers only.

If you have questions about these prerequisites, please contact ITAC or your department's technical support person (TSP) before proceeding.

  1. Open Software Center.
  2. Locate and install the software


For help and assistance with using Visio, visit their website.

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