FAQ

How to use version control with Google Drive?
Google Drive allows version control, where multiple copies of the same file can be stored and retrieved.  This functionality is also available in the draw...
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017 at 8:34 AM
How to start a draw.io diagram?
Whichever storage option you select, when you start draw.io, you will always be prersented with a screen asking whether you want to create a new file ...
Fri, 13 Oct, 2017 at 7:50 AM
How to create and open files?
Here is a list of all supported file formats. Creating a New File Selecting File -> New brings up the following: Here we can enter the na...
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017 at 8:45 AM
How to export files?
Exporting to Visual Formats Using draw.io, it is possible to export to a number of different visual formats.     There are two main types of for...
Wed, 27 May, 2020 at 7:26 AM
How to import files?
Sometimes it is useful to import an existing diagram into the current diagram.  The sequence below gives simple example of this. We start with a diagra...
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017 at 9:00 AM
How to embed files?
Selecting File -> Embed brings up the following sub-menu.   You can easily save your diagram as an image or a SVG file, which you can embed in ...
Mon, 27 Jan, 2020 at 8:21 PM
How to create and use custom libraries?
Creating custom libraries Although draw.io provides an extensive set of default libraries, there may be times when you would like to use symbols that ar...
Fri, 14 Dec, 2018 at 2:55 PM
How do I use the draw.io environment
  The Menu and Tool Bars The functionality and support options are subdivided into six main menus, which are to be found in the top menu bar. Directly...
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017 at 9:32 AM
How do I use the Format Panel?
Grid By default, a grid of dots is displayed on the work area, in order to help with alignment. Toggling this tick box switches the grid on and off...
Tue, 29 Oct, 2019 at 1:31 PM
How can I request a feature?
Create a new one or vote for existing ones here.
Wed, 8 Aug, 2018 at 11:48 AM