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Functionality

4.4

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Total features

16

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diagrams.net features

Collaboration Tools
Customizable Templates
Customization
Data Import/Export
Design Management
Diagramming
Drag & Drop
Flowchart

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API
Access Controls/Permissions
Auto Update
Brainstorming
Charting
Chat/Messaging
Collaboration Tools
Commenting/Notes

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Olga B.

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Education Management, 1-10 employees

Used monthly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Indispensable for Studies!

Reviewed 2 years ago

That's just Splendid. Spectacular. Studious. Superb. Really remarkable. I cannot imagine how I would have done without this thing. User-friendly, responsive, adaptive, trustworthy, reliable, relieving! Easy-to-use and flexible. Comfy and effortless. Efficient and Effective. The best tool I have ever used for my studying, working and research activities! Powerful and simple.

Pros

Well, this service reminds me about the most memorable, pleasant and amazing time in my life. I was doing my first Master's at the Higher School of Economics (Moscow) and my daily studying routine included using different apps for creating presentations, slides, docs. I had not known any good app for creating block schematical diagrams and one of my group mates (she actually had a Bachelor's degree...

Cons

Well, if you did not save and download all of your drafts in several formats before turning your device off, you would experience unpleasant problems with recovering your drafts then.

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Katie M.

Automotive, 201-500 employees

Used other for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend7/10

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draw.io

Reviewed 3 years ago

For a free alternative to Visio, this is a great tool! Our company mostly uses Visio for process diagrams that are pretty in nature and given Microsoft's licensing structure, it is a pretty hefty price to do so. While we have some general resistance to change, for the most part when people start using it they are convinced.

Pros

The design is intuitive and easy to play around with to figure out how to do the things we need to do. Additionally the OneDrive integration is great for us as it is a concept our users are comfortable using.

Cons

The biggest downfall to this software is people's resistance to change and a new thing they are not used to. Because this is web based instead of installed software based, we have seen people show unease and resistance to using the software. Having an installed version may help this transition more. Additionally the text controls within shapes are a bit limited.

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Vincent T.

Computer Software, 11-50 employees

Used monthly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Super outil pour de la création de schéma

Reviewed 3 months ago
Pros

C'est un super outil, je l'utilise avec google drive. Il me permet de créer des schémas de principe, des procédures, des process et plus en encore. Il est très facile à prendre en main, et offre la possibilité de faire des export image ou pdf sur plusieurs pages

Cons

Il y a de temps en temps des bugs sur la création de flèches pour la liaison des cases. Il es parfois difficile de placer les éléments exactement où on le souhaite

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Bishrut R.

Information Technology and Services, 201-500 employees

Used daily for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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diagrams.net review

Reviewed a month ago

My overall experience with diagrams.net has been great, I did many of my college works and projects through this software. In this pricing range, a good tool to collaborate on and deliver amazing outcomes. It is simple to incorporate in the cloud and may be shared as a Google document or updated within the shared file.

Pros

The thing that I liked the most about diagrams.net is as follows, - Data access is very easy and provides flexibility for users and project collaborations with teams is easier since the data can be accessed through cloud platforms- Suitable and preferred diagrams is easier to search as they have easy diagram searching feature- Data backup and recovery is very easy- It is easily integrated with different other apps and tools so it makes user's work easier

Cons

The thing that I liked least about diagrams.net is as follows,- There are few shapes available, and the UI appears to be difficult to navigate sometimes for beginners- If the internet quality is not so good, then the downloaded file might not open properly or gets low quality - If you do not save and/or download your draft before turning off your device, it is very likely that it will be lost

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Brian H.

Information Technology and Services, 11-50 employees

Used monthly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Diagrams.net great functionality for the right prices

Reviewed 2 months ago

I am able to quickly put diagrams together, model flows, and share my work. The price can't be beat. I find that I rarely start visio when I have the option to utilize Diagrams.net.

Pros

Drag and drop, connecting shapes, and the ease to create a simple diagram are what Diagrams.net does best. I can create a simple diagram, connect and label each shape, and be done in a fraction of the time it takes to do the same in Visio.

Cons

The lack of sharing and collaboration is disappointing but certainly not essential. Screensharing and whiteboarding via Teams or Google can still take place and I find its easier than virtual sketching.

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Ehab K.

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Marketing and Advertising, 1-10 employees

Used weekly for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Diagrams.net_EK's Reviews

Reviewed 9 days ago
Pros

I like this app because it's free and native with G-Worspace and Attlassian, It's also a very simple to use and has a lot of flexibilty, a desktop app to work on my computer offline with my drive, also has an awesome templates that can help and can import anything in it and export a lot of versions and it's also an open source

Cons

This app is poor in API and Business process Management and need a lot of experience to create a more dynamic environment

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Ava H.

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Wireless, 10,001+ employees

Used daily for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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A creator of professional designs and ideal to save time.

Reviewed 4 months ago

Since I use this software together with my teammates, it is easier to carry out tasks and even transmit to our clients the progress of each project or the steps required for its development, this is because Draw.io also makes it possible to use Gantt charts and in this way we can visualize the tasks and our schedule from day to day and thus know how our progress is going, it is also useful for giving presentations because I can design flowcharts and I do not need to be tied to a office to be able to design them, this saves us time and effort.

Pros

When thinking about this software I find that there are several aspects that I like, one of the main ones is that it is possible to insert images of our liking, so that the diagrams or whatever is designed obtains a much more personalized and professional touch. With Draw.io it is possible to create unique designs, this is because it brings with it various forms, be they circles, tables and even images,...

Cons

Draw.io provides many benefits to our development team and is even ideal for any professional who wants to deal more simply with the processes of each project in which they participate or for personal use, however its interface is somewhat confusing or perhaps a little outdated so giving it a more modern touch would facilitate its use especially for those who do not know how to start using this tool, also being online can be an advantage but if you lack a good connection this can be a problem.

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Thomas H.

Information Technology and Services, 51-200 employees

Used weekly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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The to-go tool for small vector graphics

Reviewed 4 years ago

Once for a project we had to create an UML sequence diagram. We used draw.io for this . It worked great, it looked fantastic. Until we noticed that we forgot some calls so we had to add more boxes and more arrows. We thought that surely we could just drag what we have around a bit without breaking everything but no. Luckily it wasn't very big yet so we started from scratch and did not connect the arrows to the boxes until we were sure everything was stable. There might be a way to stop the arrows from freaking out but we could not find it.

Pros

I love draw.io . Need a graphic for a presentation or some sort of LaTeX report? Use draw.io, it certainly beats fiddling around with LaTeX to get what you want. It allows you to export in .svg format (vector graphics) which you can scale to any size without loss of quality. Ever tried to increase the size of a .jpg or the like and noticed how horrible it looks? That doesn't happen with vector graphics. It...

Cons

The one thing I dislike, I'd say even HATE about draw.io are the arrows. Simple use case: You want to connect two boxes with an arrow. That's simple - except later you notice you don't like the position of the boxes and move them. Now your arrows will most likely try to bend in ways to keep the connection but by doing so they will get horribly bent and look atrocious. This is especially bad if you move multiple boxres.

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Sébastien L.

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Computer Software, 1-10 employees

Used weekly for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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The most intuitive and well-thought-out flowchart and diagram maker!

Reviewed 4 years ago

It has been extremely useful in my work to display the workflow of a mobile application to people who are not very acquainted with technology. It was indeed very easy and quick to create personalized diagrams of any size, especially because there are many templates to choose from. All those templates are crafted professionally and give you a great starting point for any kind of project. It is also...

Pros

It is very easy to style any diagram to your needs, but the default templates look great out of the box too! I don't play much with styles, but I use the other integrated tools quite a lot, including those for aligning, resizing and distributing elements. There are in fact many different elements to choose from and it's easy to find what you are looking for because everything is nicely categorized....

Cons

There isn't much to be said against such a well designed piece of software. I will point out, however, that even though I'm usually a huge fan of using the dark theme in as many applications as possible, I found it very distracting with draw.io. The contrasts weren't accentuated enough to my taste and I found it hard to see clearly the outline of the boxes in the diagram when working with a grid. The other themes (Kennedy, Minimal and Atlas) are fantastic, but I like using the default theme most.

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Pedro K.

Telecommunications, 51-200 employees

Used weekly for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Finally creator of quality online diagram!

Reviewed 3 years ago

In my opinion this system is formidable, it does not require the user to download any program or plugins. Another thing that makes it exceptional and more than one user able to edit the same diagram at the same time, with real-time update, this leaves much of its competitors outdated. Draw.io is a free program that offers a range of tools, which not all of its paid contributors have, besides the ease and intuitiveness it provides.

Pros

Creator of high quality online diagram, which dispenses with any kind of program installation or plugins. Great integration with other file management platforms (google drive / dropbox / one drive / github) Extensive image database to assemble and model network diagrams, uses case, database, wireframe and better has content to assemble basic pages for websites.

Cons

Awesome system, but it can still do some things. His system of groups sometimes leaves something to be desired. And the text formatting system has some issues to use too.

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Anonymous Reviewer

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Information Technology and Services, 11-50 employees

Used daily for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Quick and easy

Reviewed 3 years ago
Pros

Draw.io is quick and easy. I do not need to remember any credentials. It just stores the files in my cloud storage and I can pull it out any time. I love using this.

Cons

I am not sure how secure it is when it accesses one's cloud storage accounts, otherwise, there is nothing negative about using Draw.io

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Anonymous Reviewer

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Animation, 11-50 employees

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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diagrams.net is the best diagram and flowchart creating tool

Reviewed a year ago

we use to create the blueprint for the app and its working systems and send it to the developers. The process of work and tools are fantastic in diagram.net; it is suitable for both beginners and professionals, I would definitely recommend it if you are starting in diagraming and blue print design. we can share our designs to dropbox, google docs and google drive, so it is better when we create a design and share it with our development team.

Pros

The advantages of using diagrams.net - simple to use and easy to learn. we can create a Blueprint for any project. It Comes with lots of tools like basic and advanced shapes and lots of elements; we can also add Tiles tables and customize them properly. It provides various options to export our work like drive devices and others.it is good software for diagramming purposes. it is easy like drag and drop functionality. it is web based so no need to install this on your device and you can use it as portable.

Cons

When I started using diagrams.net, I was in university. Hence, at that time, I use to create blueprints for apps and systems; I found difficulty in 2 things, mainly first the exporting issue we have to be careful with the size and selection of export so that we can get better output or image. The second zoom in and zoom out is more complex in draw io; it could be better. But it gets the job done, so not a big issue while using it.

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Ryan E.

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Higher Education, 1,001-5,000 employees

Used weekly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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A must-have tool for making all kinds of diagrams

Reviewed 2 years ago

If you're looking for a simple, straightforward tool for drawing flowcharts and other basic kinds of diagrams, then you have found the perfect option. Give it a try!

Pros

This is by far one of the easiest programs that I have ever found for drawing all sorts of diagrams. It's deceptively simple, too--the drag-and-drop interface, which includes all kinds of helpful features such as adjustable gridlines, snapping to guides and handles, and a relatively wide range of built-in image/icon/symbol "libraries" (e.g., flowchart symbols, electronic schematic symbols, architectural symbols), is easy enough that anyone can use it. But start clicking around, and you discover that you can tinker under the hood and directly manipulate the XML code that the software is generating, which means that you can do some impressive stuff with this otherwise very basic software. And it's free, too!

Cons

While I don't intend this as a criticism, I can imagine that some people would complain that the basic features and functionality of the software is too basic or "plain," and that stylistic controls are limited. (This is, in fact, one of the things I like most... no distracting formats and bells and whistles to keep me from getting my work done!) The pop-up window at startup that invites you to start from a supposed "template" is useless and should be ignored. And it can be tricky to add symbol libraries if what you need isn't included by default.

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Jonathan P.

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Information Technology and Services, 1,001-5,000 employees

Used daily for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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No more headaches to make perfect diagrams.

Reviewed 4 years ago

With draw.io I can easily develop diagrams in a short time, my experience with this software has been quite good, it has been integrated with other technologies such as Google Drive, it is excellent for collaborative projects, it has a great performance and it helps me. Do not spend so much time developing the design of the diagrams, and thinking more about the information and the workflow that will follow.

Pros

This is one of my favorites for many reasons, a very nice interface, intuitive and clean, it allows me to create all kinds of diagrams from 0, real time recording, with a great personalization, besides that it is only drag and drop so I can modify everything I want freely, besides all this also allows me to export and import files directly from popular cloud platforms such as dropbox, google drive, trello, etc. It supports a variety of formats, it also has a very wide variety of predefined shapes.

Cons

It is a very useful tool, however, it is for a basic or intermediate use, when very elaborate diagrams are needed, it is a bit short in the amount of tools and customization, however it is still a great tool.

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Anna M.

Information Technology and Services, 5,001-10,000 employees

Used weekly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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recommending this tool over and over again

Reviewed 2 years ago

I'm working as business/product analyst and use it for drawing different diagrams and models like bpmn, data flow diagrams, uml diagrams. I can say draw.io is really powerful, understanding of this tool and knowing all the options come with time and experience, and with the time love for the tool grows . By simplicity not all can see it powers, and I, honestly , was pretty sceptical in the beginning, but now I cannot imagine doing my work without this tool.

Pros

I really love this product. It is free, it is easy to use, it has all possible drawing elements for all types of diagrams, it allows to export to device or online storage (google drive), also it allows to share the diagram and collaborate with other people Also I love that it can be integrated with confluence, thank you for this I also like how elements can be easily modified, and I do not need to change the diagram - remove/add a new element, I can change it in the element code description easily.

Cons

sometimes when I have bpmn elements and move objects, not all arrows are moved together, though as I understand it is more as a feature that I haven't figured out

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Anonymous Reviewer

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Construction, 201-500 employees

Used weekly for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend8/10

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Fast, Convenient Tool

Reviewed 3 years ago

Draw.io is a comfortable tool to pick up and put down, and it gets the job done. Often, during my workflow, I open a new tab in Chrome, type 'dr' and the url pops up, and a moment or two later I'm constructing a quick diagram-- layout of casters on a lumber cart, for example, for a maintenance spreadsheet-- then exporting the image. Everything saves to the cloud, or I download it immediately and import/embed/paste it into the target document, and continue on.

Pros

I find draw.io almost effortless to utilize. Frequently I need to produce a simple diagram, layout, or the like and don't need the titanic functionality of market-leading image-manipulation software or its cousins. I can start draw.io without fanfare and export an image in one of sufficiently-varied formats for many of my needs.

Cons

There are some very basic things that the software doesn't to (or that I don't know how to do with the software) that either are not part of its capabilities or are not sufficiently straightforward. Ironically, simply drawing is one of the things I find the software incapable of. That said, this limitation and others don't put me off the tool, they just force sometimes annoying workarounds.

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Dhanushka S.

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Computer Software, 11-50 employees

Used weekly for 6-12 months

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An awesome tool which you can draw almost any diagram online!

Reviewed 4 years ago

I was using this platform when I was in university and it was very helpful for me to do my lost of work in very short period of time. Even now, the software company I'm currently working, they use this application. We mainly use this tool to draw UML diagrams, sequence diagrams, business diagrams, layouts etc. So far this tool was very helpful.

Pros

it is easy to use because nothing to install externally; it has drag & drop functionality; they have given very helpful training materials but in my case I never used those because they have given an intuitive interface so it was very easy for me to grab most of the functionalities in short period of time and get my works done. In this platform, they have give lots of temples. You can draw, Businesses...

Cons

I don't see any major disadvantages in this platform but I suggest if they could improve their customer support bit more, that'll be great.

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Vikash Kumar S.

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Information Services, 10,001+ employees

Used weekly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Blown Away

Reviewed 3 years ago

Never thought a web based product can be so cool

Pros

Cheap and best web based product Export and import feature is awesome Export in to almost all the format Lots of control to use for, Create flow diagram, Class diagram, Process diagram all are in

Cons

Dont really have cons but still can add more figures to make it robust

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Andreas P.

Computer Networking, self-employed

Used weekly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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diagrams made with help

Reviewed 5 months ago

I am all in with digrams.net adjusting your diagrams via web browser and charing options made for all! this tool does more then you want and user friendly as it should

Pros

this diagram and flowchart software does what others don't.

Cons

integrations and usability with select directories

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Edgar R.

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Performing Arts, 1-10 employees

Used daily for less than 6 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Flow Chart and Diagram Design for the Masses... for Free!!!

Reviewed 2 years ago

I'm impressed and still diving in to all it's features. I really like the amount of templates available to start any kind of project. There are tons of predesigned symbols to use also for free! Also, you have a bunch of export options from image files to svg for vector editing that other apps don't have.

Pros

Draw.io is an open source project for everyone. It's a robust team formerly known as diagrams.net but now it's made a really big app for both online and offline (Windows, macOS, Linux) use for FREE!!!! I've used many other diagramming tools with great results, but I'm really impressed with this tool, no registration needed onless you want to save your work online but all is done in the cloud (Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, etc.) On the desktop version (a 74 MB download for Windows) can be downloaded through their Github project mini site, as well as the other versions. No payment whatsoever!

Cons

On the online version some editing and drawing functions are a little clumsy, but nothing that some patience can't solve.

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Reyes P.

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Computer Games, 501-1,000 employees

Used daily for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Diagrams, mockups and more in the cloud

Reviewed 4 years ago

My experience with this webapp has been excellent, I have not had any problems and use it almost daily, for uml diagrams and mockups.

Pros

This webapp is wonderful, it does not need download, it loads very fast, it allows me to export and import content directly to my drive in the cloud, as well as to my computer or device, it also allows the use of different formats and includes a great variety of maps, diagrams and many templates, quite customizable, is a highly recommended tool for daily use, since it can be used from any device at any time online and offline.

Cons

The least I like is that the interface is a bit full of many things, has many menus, and is somewhat complex when handling very small structures, it is easy to get lost among so many menus and options, it is easy to use but something more difficult to mastering.

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Sanjeep L.

Computer Software, self-employed

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Easy, Simple and Quick software for design wireframes

Reviewed 2 years ago

I am regular user of draw.io since last 3 years. I am very satisfied with this software for making wireframe and database design. It would be more better if some changes are update and improve. draw.io makes easier to design wireframe. I highly recommend draw.io

Pros

draw.io is one of the best software for wireframe design and database design. It makes easier to every developer. Apart from this other attractive side of draw.io is listed below: - It is Simple, Fast and Free - Free templates for database design and wireframe - Can save any kind of file (jpg, png and XML file) - Well manage content (user friendly)

Cons

It would have been better if listed below drawbacks are updated: - Little bit difficult to customize size - Some time it makes slide change on size after file is save on JPG or png file - It would be more better if there is option to choose external photo or other file

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Robert S.

Information Technology and Services, self-employed

Used monthly for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Draw.io

Reviewed 2 years ago

I'm useing this tool avery time I need to describe a process, a flow chart or a network diagram, it's semplifing my working life, moreover the desktop app is available for windows, mac and linux, so I can use what I want.

Pros

draw.io allow the user to prepare diagrams very easly, a huge amount of shapes alresdy prepared simplify a lot the activity. You can prepare a diagram about process by BPML, you can prepare a mouk-up, you can desing a UML diagram for your SW implementation, network diagram with the google/aws/office symbols and also a simple flow chart. So, is very flexible, moreover you can use the web site to build your diagram or the desktop app, export it as an image and include it in your documentation

Cons

As an improvement I'd like to have the symbol librarry already colored instead of black and white, of course you can put the color that you want , anyway if if is already in the prebuilt library will be perfect

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Anonymous Reviewer

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Computer Software, 5,001-10,000 employees

Used weekly for 2+ years

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Draw IO Covers All Your Needs For Drawing UML Diagrams

Reviewed 4 years ago

I believe the greatest benefit of working with draw.io is its collaboration feature. Several engineers can work on the same design which makes it better than other similar products.

Pros

I use Draw.io for drawing UML diagrams. I love that it has specific tools for UML diagrams. You can get used to the UI in under 10 minutes. Very simple, clean and intuitive design. You can export it in multiple formats which saves you the hassle of finding another product to convert your document. It also works with Google Drive/Github/various other clouds which makes storing and retrieving files very easy. It has great library of icons and templates. If you're looking for something in particular, it's probably in there. You can group and tag objects, which makes managing the diagram easier if you are working on a crowded set.

Cons

Managing the arrows can get tricky. It could benefit from improvement. While it's great, there is definitely room for improvement. They could add 3-D features, image manipulation, support some additional plug-ins.

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Best tool for small diagrams

Reviewed 3 years ago

You can develop any type of diagrams in short time. It's free and it has been integrated with other technologies such as google drive, so you can save your work at any place you want.

Pros

Draw.io is completely free. It doesn't require any system space or high processing power because it is a could based online product. You can access it from anywhere in the world, all you need to have is a simple internet connection and a device. This product is very easy to work with and very good for quick diagram making.

Cons

There are not much cons to say about this software. If they can make the vectors and graphics to look a bit more nicer, that would be good. Other than that there are no cons.