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Product: Visio 2000 Professional
Company: Microsoft
Estimated Street Price: $399.00
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Review By: Julien JAY

Final Results and Overall Mark

Table Of Contents
1: Introduction
2: Features
3: Diagrams
4: Misc features
5: Conclusion

Well we have reached the end of the review. Here are my final comments, notes and grades for Microsoft Visio 2000 Professional.



Final Comments

How It Grades
  Installation: 90%
Features: 85%
Manual: 80%
Integration: 90%
Diagrams: 95%
Ease of use: 90%
Web cartography: 85%
Network support: 90%
Overall: 90%
Microsoft Visio 2000 Professional is probably the most important -must have- software for every software developer, network manager, businessman and webmaster. If you’re still wondering what you can do & draw with it simply remember yourself that a picture is better than thousand of words! Imagine the productivity increase Microsoft Visio 2000 can create in your sales team and you won't hesitate one second more to buy it! The new features combined along with the excellence of the included traditional diagram support really make it worth the buy. The new enhancements were long awaited and the fact that Visio merged with Microsoft ensure that Visio will now evolve at the same rhythm than the rest of the Microsoft Office range of products. Finally please note that a SR1 is available for Microsoft Visio 2000.




Specs & Package
Overall Score


Version Reviewed Microsoft Visio 2000 Professional
Release Date Out Now
In The Box? Software CD
User's guide
Registration card
The Good Points Easy Installation
Streamlined interface
Unrivalled ease of use
The Bad Points No smart menus
Heavy software that takes system resources and time to launch
Long setup
Reviewers PC Setup Pentium III 1Ghz EB
Intel VC820 Motherboard
Windows 98 Second Edition
256MB RDRAM 800mhz w/ECC
DirectX 7a
17 " Sony Trinitron Monitor
Creative Labs GeForce 2 GTS 32MB Graphics Card
Creative DXR3
Sound Blaster Live! Platinum

Adaptec AHA-2940AU
Microsoft SideWinder Game Pad
Microsoft IntelliMouse Explorer
Microsoft Natural Keyboard Pro

DVD Rom Player - Pioneer 10x

PC Required Minimum System

Windows 95, 98, Windows NT 4.0 SP3, Windows 2000
Pentium 200Mhz processor or higher
48MB RAM for Windows 95 and 98, (64 MB is recommended)*, (64MB RAM for Windows 2000)
110MB hard disk space 
CD-ROM drive for installation
VGA or higher resolution monitor; Super VGA recommended

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