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This article lists the problems fixed by Microsoft Visio 2002 Service Release 1 (SR-1). It also lists the new functionality added by SR-1. For additional information about Visio 2002 Service Release 1, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310474/EN-US/ )Visio2002: How to Obtain and Install Visio 2002 Service Release 1
For a complete description of the issues fixed in Visio 2002 SR-1, see the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305632/EN-US/ )Visio2002: Solution-Specific Menu Bar Commands Are Missing When You Open a Visio Template
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305630/EN-US/ )Visio2002: Visio Stops Responding When You Try to Sort Model Properties of Components
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305631/EN-US/ )Visio2002: Error Message When You Use Redo Command to Restore Organization Chart Theme: Runtime Error!
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305633/EN-US/ )Visio2002: Security Warning Dialog Box Is Not Displayed When You Open a Visio File That Contains a Digitally Signed Macro
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314467/EN-US/ )Visio2002: Save as Web Page Command Truncates File Name That Contains an Underscore (_)
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306175/EN-US/ )Visio2002: Performance Is Degraded When You Perform Certain Tasks
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307705/ )Visio2002: "Error--Buffer Overrun" and "Runtime Error!" Error Messages When You Open a Visio or CAD Drawing File
309446In addition to fixes listed above, SR-1 also corrects the following:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/309446/EN-US/ )Visio2002: Text Rotated 180 Degrees When You Save Drawing As an AutoCAD .dwg or .dxf File
New Capabilities in Visio 2002 SR-1
Support for Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2002If you are using Visual Studio .NET 2002 as your development environment, Visio Professional 2002 SR-1 adds the ability to reverse-engineer your Visual Studio .NET 2002 projects to create UML (Unified Modeling Language) class diagrams. This feature includes support for the following languages:
Support for Microsoft SharePoint Portal ServerYou can save a Visio document as a Web page directly to a document library. To use this feature, you must have Microsoft Office XP or Microsoft Office 2000 installed, and a server running Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server.
ClearType SupportWhen you select the ClearType Support option, text on LCD (or flat panel) screens appears exceptionally clear. When you select this feature, the horizontal resolution is tripled on Microsoft Windows XP.
This functionality is unavailable (dimmed) if you are running one of the following operating systems:
If you want to use the ClearType feature to view Japanese or Chinese characters, update your Windows XP GDI+ files. To do this, download the appropriate file for your system.
x86:The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
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NOTE: After you apply this update, you must restart your computer.
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name Platform ---------------------------------------------------------------------- 15-Mar-2002 00:17 5.1.3100.0 1,716,224 Gdiplus.dll i386 26-Mar-2002 21:04 5.1.3100.0 5,256,192 Gdiplus.dll Itanium 64-bit
Limited Hebrew Text Composition SupportYou can use a simple form of bidirectional text composition for sequences of Hebrew characters (similar to the same implementation in Visio 5). You can read Hebrew text on the following operating systems: