I believe the feature you want is under Tools > Add-ons > Visio Extras >
Shape Area & Perimeter.
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"HTgeologist" wrote in message
>I need to calculate perimeters and areas of irregular drawn shapes. I was
> able to conduct these functions with Visio 5 technical previously in the
> Macros_Visio extras selection. I can't seem to find and help discusses
> space shapes, not drawn shapes? Noe I have MS Visio standard 2003,
> Thank you