About Gaudenz Alder

Gaudenz is responsible for all of the technical aspects of draw.io and its plugins.

40K+ Reviews

A huge thank you to our users for leaving us more than 40K reviews and giving draw.io an average rating of 4.92 out of 5!

2017-08-30T12:50:10+00:00June 22nd, 2017|draw.io|

Organization Charts and Mind Maps in draw.io

It is now much easier to add shapes and manipulate tree diagrams in draw.io. You can quickly build mindmaps, organization charts and mindmaps with special keyboard shortcuts and other useful features.

2018-09-28T10:03:12+00:00June 1st, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial|

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.

2018-02-04T07:35:53+00:00May 11th, 2017|draw.io|

Google Team Drives Support

draw.io now supports Google Team Drives for saving, sharing and collaborating on diagrams. Simply log into your Team Drives account, and select Google Drive as the storage location for your diagrams.

2017-08-30T12:56:52+00:00March 30th, 2017|draw.io, Integrations|

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.

2017-08-30T12:57:07+00:00March 23rd, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial|

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, VSDX, PNG (with XML), SVG, and JPEG.

2017-08-30T12:57:38+00:00March 16th, 2017|draw.io, Integrations|

GitHub Support

This new release of draw.io supports GitHub, using OAuth, which means that draw.io never will see your GitHub password. Diagrams can be opened from, saved, and exported to your repositories. Note that there is a 1MB file size limit on files stored in GitHub.   Step 1: Open draw.io To use draw.io with GitHub, go [...]

2017-08-30T12:58:31+00:00March 6th, 2017|draw.io, Integrations|

Publish Link and Embed HTML

Draw.io has added support for publishing diagrams as standalone webpages and to embed them using in an existing webpage. This makes it easy to share diagrams with friends and with colleagues if you are not using draw.io within Confluence.

2017-08-30T12:58:45+00:00March 2nd, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial|

4 Ways to Connect Shapes

If you draw additional lines between shapes in a diagram, they won't move with your shapes when you move them around the drawing area. By using actual connectors (not lines), your diagram becomes much more flexible and easy to work with. There are four different ways you can create connectors between shapes and quickly extend your diagrams in draw.io.

2017-09-12T13:33:53+00:00February 27th, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial|