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Cannot resize an entity (/table) !!
« on: April 24, 2009, 01:38:37 PM »
Hi, I use Visio 2007. I created an Entity Relationship diagram with visio.

I have dragged/created 4 entities (tables), and defined primary & foreign keys. However all of them have different widths.

This is really annoying, and even if I remove all the 'Format -> Protection' of an entity, it does not allow me to resize it.

Please, is it even possible to even resize the Entity?
« Last Edit: April 24, 2009, 01:40:39 PM by GoS-ExiGo »

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Re: Cannot resize an entity (/table) !!
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2009, 03:07:17 AM »
The sizing of such shapes is determined by the text within the shape, however, you can override this:
select the shape, menu Window -> Show Shapesheet
in the width cell type the size you require.
Unlock the height and width as well.

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