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“A flowchart is a type of diagram that represents an algorithm, workflow or process, showing the steps as boxes of various kinds, and their order by connecting them with arrows. This diagrammatic representation illustrates a solution model to a given problem. Flowcharts are used in analyzing, designing, documenting or managing a process or program in various fields.”
[from Wikipedia]

ConceptDraw PRO extended with Flowcharts Solution from the "What is a Diagram" Area of ConceptDraw Solution Park is a perfect flowcharting software which can be used to effectively:

  • make a flowchart,
  • realize flowchart construction,
  • represent flowchart steps,
  • create process flow models,
  • describe flowchart processes,
  • design data flow diagrams, and a lot more.

Flowcharting Software

Example 1. Flowcharting Software


Create Flowchart

ConceptDraw PRO software allows to easier creating a flowchart by providing the following possibilities for flowchart construction:

  • a variety of drawing tools, smart connectors and drag-and-drop shape libraries to create flowcharts of complex processes, procedures and information exchange;
  • libraries and templates for audit flowcharts, data flow diagrams, cause & effect diagrams, cross-functional flowcharts and more.

Example 2. Flowcharting

Flowcharts Solution includes 2 libraries Flowchart and Flowchart Rapid Draw with variety of ready-to-use vector shapes.

Follow the next steps to create professional looking flowchart:

  • create new ConceptDraw PRO document;
  • choose the needed symbols from the Flowchart library or Flowchart Rapid Draw library, simply drag them to your document, use:
    • terminator symbol for start and end,
    • decision symbol to ask a question,
    • process symbol for activities or action steps,
    • circle symbol to represent a cross-reference from one process to another on the same page, and many other offered symbols;
  • arrange and connect flowchart symbols with arrows to illustrate the process flow.
flowcharting software - make a flowchart
Flowchart Construction
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Design Flowchart

Flowcharts solution offers also the Basic Flowchart template. Use of it as the base is the most easier way of flowcharting.

Basic Flowchart Template

Example 3. Basic Flowchart Template


Flowchart samples

Flowcharts solution is rich for the flowchart samples and examples of various types. All they are professionally developed, bright and colorful, attractive and will have great success when using. All samples are available for viewing and editing from ConceptDraw STORE.

Flowcharts Solution in ConceptDraw STORE

Example 4. Flowcharts Solution in ConceptDraw STORE


ConceptDraw PRO - the best Flowcharting Software

The following features make ConceptDraw PRO the best Flowchart software:

  1. You don't need to be an artist to draw professional looking diagrams in a few minutes.
  2. Large quantity of ready-to-use vector objects makes your drawing diagrams quick and easy.
  3. Great number of predesigned templates and samples give you the good start for your own diagrams.
  4. ConceptDraw PRO provides you the possibility to use the grid, rules and guides. You can easily rotate, group, align, arrange the objects, use different fonts and colors to make your diagram exceptionally looking.
  5. All ConceptDraw PRO documents are vector graphic files and are available for reviewing, modifying, and converting to a variety of formats: image, HTML, PDF file, MS PowerPoint Presentation, Adobe Flash, MS Visio.
  6. Using ConceptDraw STORE you can navigate through ConceptDraw Solution Park, managing downloads and updates. You can access libraries, templates and samples directly from the ConceptDraw STORE.
  7. If you have any questions, our free of charge support is always ready to come to your aid.










Use Product:

  • Flowchart Diagram Software
  • Technical Diagramming Tool
  • Business Diagramming Tool
  • Professional Business Graphics Tool
  • ConceptDraw PRO native Mac app
  • Easier to use than Microsoft Visio® and more powerful
  • With free support and thousands of templates

Use Solution:

Flowcharts
  • Design Flow Chart Diagrams
  • Process Flow Diagrams
  • Business Process Flow Diagrams
  • Represents an algorithm or process
  • Illustrates a solution to a given problem
  • Represented process operations
  • Used in analyzing
  • Used in designing
  • Used in documenting
  • Used in managing a process
  • Used in program in various fields
  • Design elements for flowchart diagrams
  • Templates and examples
  • Import/Export Microsoft Visio™
  • Export to vector graphics files
  • Export to Adobe Acrobat® PDF
  • Export to PPT™


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