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I want to produce a "visual risk map" using risks from a risk register in an Excel sheet. This is imported to Visio using the Quick Import.



I have made a custom shape, the triangle, with data graphics that show 1) the ID from the risk register and 2) a color based on the risk level of the risk contained in another column in the Excel sheet.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/95g7s2xu0i..._data.JPG?dl=0

However, upon refreshing the External data (from Data tab), the "color by value" data graphics are lost. Shape data is still there and the link.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/otsn5z9k6h...resh2.JPG?dl=0

Anyone had a similar issue and a solution?

Thanks!
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