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Is there any way to create a double outlined shape (triangle) for example ?

(i've noticed i can create another similar shape in the back but i'm looking for more elegant solution)


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For Visio 2010 and early the quick summary is that you have to create a custom Line Pattern. The full steps and a screencast are here:

For Visio 2013, Visio has a built-in feature for double-lined borders.

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