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Hi,
I have the problem of positioning arrow shapes in Visio. I have to create something like in MS Word file attached. When I try to create a notched arrow and try to position it over the big arrow, it goes to the bottom of that big arrow. I am attaching screen shot. Any help will be appreciated.
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The issue is that the Visio shapes are snapping or gluing themselves to other shape geometries.

You have two choices to prevent this.
- Either place the second shape off the first shape, and then use the arrow keys on your keyboard to move it into place
OR
- Turn off the options which enable Snap and Glue. You do this by pressing Alt-F9 and unchecking the first column items (Snap & Glue)
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Alt F9 doesn't work on my computer. Could you please tell me how you find Snap and Glue via the menue? CAn't find it in my Visio. I suppose it's because I have Norwegian language on my computer.
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In the English version of Visio:
ribbon View -> Visual Aids section -> click the little arrow at bottom right
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