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14 Jun

draw.io White Papers: Build a Case for Diagramming Within Your Company

Are you convinced that diagramming is both useful and necessary in your company, but your colleagues don’t yet share your

08 Jun

Create a Container Shape in draw.io

Any shape in draw.io can be turned into a container – a shape containing several other shapes. Containers are useful for indicating groups of steps or sub-processes in a flow chart, collections of data, or groups within a hierarchy.

24 May

Floating and Fixed Connections in draw.io

Sometimes you don’t want to connect to any particular connection point, but to the edge of a shape. And perhaps you want one end of a connector to move and the other to stay in one position. There are two types of connections, indicated with blue and green frames in draw.io.

16 May

Use draw.io on a Tablet

You are used to using diagramming software on your desktop. But sometimes you want to work on a diagram when not at your computer. Put away your keyboard and mouse – draw.io works just as well on a tablet.

04 May

Photos from the draw.io Team at Summit Europe 2017

Summit Europe 2017 is already over – an incredibly packed few days where we had the chance to meet a great bunch of like-minded people and spread the word about how useful diagramming and draw.io are to everyone. The draw.io competition received some very creative entries, and the winning diagram was excellent. Here are some photos and competition diagrams from the event.

27 Apr
draw.io - Win a MacBook at Summit Europe 2017

Try draw.io for Confluence at Summit and Win a MacBook!

We want to invite you to test draw.io for Confluence at Summit Europe. You won’t only learn just how how cool and useful this diagramming tool is, but you will also have the chance to win a fabulous prize: Visualize your daily routine at our stand, and enter the raffle with the other participants to win a brand new MacBook!

20 Apr

Improving Business Processes with draw.io

There are many workflows in every company and in every industry that can be optimized. It is easier to see

13 Apr

Better Onboarding with Diagrams

Onboarding, also referred to as induction, is a tough challenge, both for companies and for new employees. Faced with either providing

06 Apr

Why you need revision handling for your diagrams

Diagrams are too often hidden away on individual computers or on shared drives, and not included in the revision control process. draw.io for Confluence is different – because it is completely integrated with Confluence’s version history function, changes to diagrams are tracked automatically, and you can compare and restore old versions of diagrams with ease.

13 Mar

Getting Started with draw.io for Confluence

Diagramming is one of the most popular type of add-on for Confluence. It’s easy to see why: so many departments,