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Guided Tour:
NetApp Visio Library
The NetApp Visio Library
 NetApp is pleased to announce that NetApp
Visio stencils are now available for public
download on Visio Café
– http://www.visiocafe.com/netapp.htm
 Stencils are available free of charge
 These slides provide a quick guided tour:
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2D Stencils with photorealistic look and feel
Customizable dynamic shapes
New 3D shapes
Presentation icons
Customizable borders
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2D Photorealistic Stencils
 2D Stencils are available for all currently shipping
NetApp products
 All stencils are photorealistic and suitable for print or
publication. High resolution photography was used to
ensure accuracy and greater detail.
 Stencils are organized by product type
 Some stencils are customizable “smart shapes”
– Stencils such prompt you for information (e.g. disk shelf no.,
disk type) when you drag them to your diagram
– Exactly matches factory appearance
– Ensures diagram accuracy
 Following 2 slides illustrate these features
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2D Photorealistic Stencils
Physical Fronts and Rears
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Dynamic “Smart” Shapes
Allow System Customization
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New Shapes Introduced in Visio 2003
 In Visio 2003, Microsoft added New 3D Isometric
stencils that have become very popular.
 NetApp has created similar, compatible shapes.
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Matching NetApp 3D Isometric Shapes
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3D Isometric Shapes: Dynamic Properties
 Dynamic properties include shadows and anchor
points that allow NetApp objects to snap together.
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NetApp Presentation Icons
 Presentation icons previously only available for PowerPoint have
now been created for Visio to ensure figure quality.
 Isometric forms for some of these shapes are in the works.
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Border Template
A new border template has been provided to
drive document consistency and create a
common look and feel.
– Information is pulled automatically from document
properties.
– Updates automatically.
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Border Template
Project
Drawing Title
Network Appliance Inc.
Current Drawing
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Date
Drawn By
Scale
Page
Filename
Revision
Jan 21, 2007
Wayne Mueller
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Project
Date
Name
Author Scale & Page Num
Drawing Title
Filename and Version
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Reminder: Visit Visio Café for more Info
Free NetApp Visio stencils are available for
public download on Visio Café
– http://www.visiocafe.com/netapp.htm
– Current NetApp product lines only (e.g. FAS3000,
FAS6000, V-Series, VTL, Decru)
– Also look for stencils from other popular vendors
– Great Visio resource site in general!
NetApp Classic stencils are also available
– http://now.netapp.com/NOW/download/tools/visio/
– NOW user login required
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