Can Visio create a PDF with hyperlinks preserved?
My earlier experimenting resulted in me concluding it could not.
I've tried with both Visio 2007 and Visio 2010 and when adding a Hyperlink to a shape it and then saving the drawing as PDF resulted in the hyperlink being preserved in the PDF file when viewed with the Adobe Acrobat Reader and Google Chrome.
In Visio 2007 my procedure was
Make sure none of your Visio ShapeNames have hyphens in them - that had me stumped!
Once I renamed all my shapes both on-page and off-page references worked fine.