Visio Scanner

Overview. Visio scanner scans texts from Visio drawings and writes out localized Visio drawing file.

The scanner requires that Microsoft Visio is installed on the computer where the drawing is scanned or localized versions built. Translation work doesn't require Visio installation.


This plug-in is available as a separate plug-in. To get an evaluation version of this plug-in, contact sales(at)



On this tab the user can decide, whether to allow the scanner to return empty strings or not.


Output directory. Specifies the directory where the localized files will be created. This is the directory where Multilizer creates the localized output files and sub directories. You can control the name of the localized files and directories by setting Type and Coding.

Output file name

Type. Specifies how and where MULTILIZER creates the localized file version(s). Possible options are:

Subdirectory Create localized file(s) in sub directories named by language and locale.
Bundle name Append the language and locale information in the output file name.
File extension Replace the original file extension with language and locale information.

Coding. Selects file name initial coding style. Possible values are:

ISO ISO standard coding style.
.NET Microsoft .Net coding style.
Windows Windows coding style.