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I've got a picutre that takes up the entire space of a sheet. Visio however now already added 3 additional sheets. All elements are within the boarders of sheet one, why does Visio already produce new sheets? If I press Ctrl A and the decrease the size so that no element is closer that an thumb to the boarder, Visio deletes the other sheets. Is there some way to control this imprecise mechanism manually?

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From your description, it sounds like you are encountering the "Automatic Page Sizing" feature that first appeared in Visio 2010.

It can be disabled by going to the Design tab and clicking on Auto Size.

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