Visio 2007: Database Properties are missing and other template's functionality is missing

Symptoms

SYMPTOMS:
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Database Properties are missing in any Visio drawings including new ones. If you check in Tools/Options/Advanced tab the setting 'Enable automation events' is checked.

Also, you don't see the Database menu on the menu bar. If you double-click on an Entity shape you don't see the Database Properties pane and right-clicking an Entity shape doesn't have a Database Properties option.


ENVIRONMENT
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Visio 2007

CAUSE:
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The setting 'The setting in Tools/Trust Center/Add-ins ‘Disable all Application Add-ins (may impair functionality)’ was checked.

Other templates that are affected by that setting:
-AutoCAD conversion to Visio shapes
-Organization Chart (including Wizard)
-Brainstorming
-Gantt Charts
-Process
-Timeline
-Maps and Floor Plans
-Tools/Add-Ons

Resolution

RESOLUTION:
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1. In Visio open Tools/Trust Center/Add-ins and uncheck ‘Disable all Application Add-ins (may impair functionality)’.
2. Exit Visio and Start Visio, then open the drawing you were working on.


MORE INFORMATION:
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http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/help/HA100341271033.aspx


STEPS TO REPRO:
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1. Start Visio
2. Click on Tools, Trust Center, click Add-ins, and check 'The setting in Tools/Trust Center/Add-ins ‘Disable all Application Add-ins (may impair functionality)' and click OK.
3. Exit Visio and start Visio again.
4. File/New/Software and Database/Database Model Diagram.

Notice that you don't have a Database menu on the menu bar and if drop an Entity shape on the page you don't get a Database Properties pane on the bottom.


KEYWORDS
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vso2007, functionality, broke, fix, break addin, add-in, add-ins, addins

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Id. de artículo: 2205912 - Última revisión: 14 feb. 2017 - Revisión: 1

Microsoft Office Visio Professional 2007

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