Apply transparency to a shape

  1. Select the shape or shapes you want to make transparent.

  2. On the FormatShape toolbar, click the Transparency button Button image.

    Note   To display the Format Shape toolbar, on the View menu, point to Toolbars and click Format Shape.

  3. Set the Shape Transparency slider to the percentage of transparency you want.

Note   You can also make shapes transparent by setting transparency for individual shape attributes in the Text, Fill (for closed shapes only), Line, and Shadow dialog boxes.

Applies To: Visio 2007, Visio 2007 Standard

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