Interactive diagrams with custom links and actions

With draw.io you can use custom links, similar to hotspots that perform actions, which can be used toggle the display of groups of shapes on or off, or perform other useful actions.

2018-07-19T06:57:17+00:00 June 29th, 2018|draw.io, Tutorial|

Share VSDX, Gliffy, and Lucidchart diagrams using draw.io as a viewer

You can now let everyone access the VSDX, Gliffy, Lucidchart and draw.io diagrams you create and store on the web, by simply using draw.io as a viewer.

2018-05-29T14:36:59+00:00 May 29th, 2018|draw.io|

Pick your favorite draw.io theme – Kennedy, Atlas, Dark or Minimal

Perhaps you are a person who hates working with black text on a white background? Or are you on a mobile device? draw.io offers different themes that change how it looks, including a couple of standard themes, a dark theme for nighttime work, and a minimal theme that is ideal for new users and mobile devices.

2018-05-09T12:41:47+00:00 May 8th, 2018|draw.io|

Customizing the draw.io interface in Confluence Server

You can make diagramming faster and easier by customizing the draw.io interface in Confluence server instances. Do your diagrams need to match your corporate style? Are you sick of having to constantly set specific fonts or add colors to the palette each time you create a new diagram? Do you want to make a [...]

2017-12-15T08:15:28+00:00 December 8th, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial, Videos|

draw.io Now Supports Line Jumps

draw.io now supports line jumps, also known as edge jumps or bridges. These are used to show that lines cross each other, but do not connect.

2017-10-27T08:53:29+00:00 September 7th, 2017|draw.io|

What makes a good collaborative diagramming tool?

What things are important to consider when evaluating collaborative diagramming tools? See what aspects you should look at when picking a tool for your organization.

2017-10-27T10:29:40+00:00 August 31st, 2017|draw.io|

Use Your Own Fonts in draw.io

You can use your own fonts in draw.io to make your diagrams more interesting or to match the text to your company's corporate style guide. You can use any fonts that are installed on your computer.

2017-10-27T10:30:11+00:00 August 21st, 2017|draw.io|

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.

2017-09-09T16:58:26+00:00 July 13th, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial|

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.

2017-08-30T12:51:33+00:00 June 8th, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial|

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.

2017-08-30T12:52:05+00:00 May 24th, 2017|draw.io, Tutorial|