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A general-purpose diagramming program with a multi-document interface
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What is yEd?

It is a powerful desktop application that can be used to quickly and effectively generate high-quality diagrams. Create diagrams manually, or import your external data for analysis. Our automatic layout algorithms arrange even large data sets with just the press of a button.
yEd is a tool in the Diagramming category of a tech stack.

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yEd's Features

  • Powerful search and selection tools
  • Mouse wheel zoom
  • Clipboard operations
  • Extensive undo
  • The ability to work with multiple diagrams simultaneously

yEd Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to yEd?
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Solution for visual communication. Create online flowcharts, diagrams, UML sketches, and ER models.
It is professional quality vector graphics software which runs on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. This software can be used to create or edit vector graphics such as illustrations, diagrams, line arts, charts, logos and complex paintings.
It is a free online diagram software for making flowcharts, process diagrams, org charts, UML, ER and network diagrams. It is an open platform where you can create and share diagrams. It’s integrated with the tools you already use.
Microsoft Visio
Create flowcharts, diagrams, org charts, floor plans, engineering designs, and more, using modern shapes and templates with the familiar Office experience.
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