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How can I display the column types in a Visio database diagram?

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Which version of Visio are you using? – Rowland Shaw Feb 13 '14 at 12:53
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See Here:

Display data types in a database model diagram

  1. Open the database model diagram.
  2. On the Database menu, point to Options, and then click Document.
  3. In the Database Document Options dialog box, click the Table tab, and then, under Data Types, click Show physical or Show portable.
  4. Click OK.
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