Re: Need App Recommendation

Subject: Re: Need App Recommendation
From: Dossy Shiobara <dossy -at- panoptic -dot- com>
To: Michelle Despres <michelle -dot- despres -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 13 May 2010 11:40:55 -0400

Seating plans ... I'd say Visio on Windows, or Omnigraffle on Mac. For
floor plans, it might still be a good idea to use AutoCAD if accuracy
matters. If it's a "rough" floor plan, then either Visio/Omnigraffle or
other diagramming app should be sufficient.

On 5/13/10 11:32 AM, Michelle Despres wrote:
> I have been asked to help with a project that requires making floor plans
> (office building) and seating charts. The person previously assigned to
> this work used AutoCAD. My company believes AutoCAD is overkill, and I have
> no experience with it.
> My company is open to recommendations for new software, but I do not have
> experience in this area. Do you have any recommendations? I know it's a
> stretch for a technical communicator, but perhaps you have colleagues who do
> similar work.
> I do use Visio. Any thoughts about that?

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