Microsoft Visio is a diagramming and vector graphics application that can be used to create a wide variety of diagrams, including flowcharts, organization charts, floor plans, and more. Visio 2021 is the latest version of the desktop version of Visio, while Visio Online is the online version of Visio that runs in a web browser.
One of the main differences between Visio 2021 and Visio Online is the way they are accessed. Visio 2021 is a desktop application that must be installed on a computer, while Visio Online can be accessed from any device with a web browser and an internet connection.
Another difference is that Visio 2021 is typically sold as a one-time purchase, while Visio Online is typically sold as a subscription service. This means that with Visio 2021, you pay a one-time fee to use the software and can continue using it indefinitely, while with Visio Online, you pay a recurring fee to use the software as long as you maintain your subscription.
Visio 2021 has more features and customization options as it is a standalone and desktop software, also support for various file format, whereas Visio Online is more limited in terms of features and customization options and rely on internet connection. However, Visio Online has the benefit of being able to access and edit your diagrams from anywhere, and it also includes cloud storage for your diagrams so that you can easily share them with others.
In summary, Visio 2021 is a more powerful and customizable version of Visio that runs on a desktop computer, while Visio Online is a simpler and more accessible version of Visio that runs in a web browser and is designed for use with a subscription service.