Tag Archives: features

13 Jul

draw.io Self-Directed Training Course

We have created a foundational self-directed training course for draw.io. This course expands upon the concise Getting Started with draw.io for Confluence, giving you a deeper understanding of diagramming and helping you work with draw.io more effectively and efficiently.

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.

11 May

Use draw.io Offline

Not everyone is connected to the internet at all times. There will be times when you will want to keep working on diagrams, even when offline. No problems! draw.io works offline in all of the popular browsers.

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.

23 Mar

Google Docs Add-on Now Supports High-Resolution Images

Are you tired of seeing low-resolution draw.io diagrams when you print from Google Docs? This is no longer a problem!
Support for high resolution images has been added to the Google Docs Add-on, which allows you to embed draw.io diagrams directly in your documents.

16 Mar

Improved Import – More File Formats and Sources

In this new draw.io release, you can now import and display diagrams with the following file formats: Gliffy, Visio VSDX, PNG (with XML), SVG, and JPEG.

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,

09 Mar

Diagramming in Confluence: Visio Import for draw.io

In the last few weeks, the Visio import feature of draw.io has been intensively expanded, and a number of customer requests for this feature have been added to the development queue. You can see all the new features in the most recent release, available now.