Learning draw.io part 2: Step-By-Step Guides

Learn draw.io step-by-step with our guides Last week, we talked to you about our video tutorials to help you get your feet wet with draw.io.  This week, we're diving deeper into draw.io and looking at our step-by-step guides designed to give you hands-on training. These guides are a great place to really get comfortable [...]

By |2020-07-29T12:02:14+02:00April 8th, 2020|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , , |

Learning draw.io part 1: Video Tutorials

April is a great month to kick off your draw.io learning With the way things are in the world right now, many of us are at home and perhaps have exhausted all the options we've had in terms of entertainment.  There is no better time, therefore, to learn something new! If you ever wanted [...]

By |2020-04-07T10:01:11+02:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , , , , |

Diagramming in the fast lane with draw.io

The layout function in draw.io What exactly is the layout function and why would you want to use it? The real question is why wouldn't you?  You all already know that working with draw.io is easy and efficient but our layout function gives you the means to fly through your diagramming.  With a few [...]

By |2020-04-08T13:04:43+02:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , , |

Using draw.io diagrams in Jira Cloud

Diagrams help you visually plan, debug problems and explain solutions quickly and clearly. This is why it makes sense to be able to attach and display them in your Jira Cloud issues. Here are some situations where diagrams help you understand the information quickly. Existing infrastructure diagrams on a network upgrade or troubleshooting issue. [...]

By |2020-10-27T23:17:19+01:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: learning|Tags: , |

Taming workflow diagrams by linking to another page within draw.io

Sometimes creating a diagram for your workflows can result in something much larger than you anticipated.  You may have many details that get lost in the jungle of shapes.  Did you know you can tame your content by working across multiple pages within draw.io?  This means you can click a shape within your main [...]

By |2020-04-08T14:07:56+02:00February 5th, 2020|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , |

Linking content in draw.io diagrams

Many of you have been asking which options are available in order to link content to shapes within your draw.io diagrams in Confluence. The answer is: There are quite a few!  Using this simple yet effective feature will help you extend what is already possible with draw.io. This post covers both the Cloud and [...]

By |2020-04-09T08:15:23+02:00December 13th, 2019|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , |

Onboarding made easy with the draw.io Beginners Guide

Communication diagrams are another way to visualize the information more commonly represented by UML sequence diagrams. They are simpler than sequence diagrams and only show the messages that pass between the objects. See how you can create UML communication diagrams with draw.io.

By |2020-04-09T08:38:53+02:00October 25th, 2019|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , |

Curved connectors in draw.io diagrams

Are you frustrated with boring straight connectors? Use curved connectors in draw.io to make your diagrams more fun for your readers.

By |2020-04-09T08:44:28+02:00September 11th, 2019|Categories: feature, learning|Tags: , |

Extract text with the draw.io text plugin

By using the draw.io text plugin, you can extract all of the text in your diagram, quickly and easily, and then edit this text to be readable and accurate instructions. The plugin will save you a lot of time, and improve the accessibility of your flowcharts and business process documentation!

By |2020-10-27T23:17:59+01:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: learning|Tags: |