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Name Microsoft Visio XML Drawing
Version 2003-2010
Other names  
Identifiers MIME:  application/vnd.visio
PUID:  fmt/216
Classification Image (Vector)
Description Microsoft Visio is a diagramming and vector graphics application and is part of the Microsoft Office family. This XML version of the Visio Drawing format was aimed at interoperability and editing outside of Visio.
Orientation Text
Byte order  
Related file formats Has priority over Extensible Markup Language (1.0)
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by Microsoft Corporation
Supported by Microsoft Corporation
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 28 Oct 2009
Source description  
Last updated 28 Oct 2009
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