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ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Comparison with
Omnigraffle Professional and MS Visio

Benefits of ConceptDraw DIAGRAM versus Omnigraffle and MS Visio.

In the process of conducting business, sometimes words alone do not have the ability to describe a situation, state, or process with enough accuracy to guarantee successful communication to stakeholders, team members, and other assorted individuals. To convey a faultless understanding to others it is often necessary to include graphics and diagrams to support the meaning conveyed. The combination of words and graphics associated with the text is a powerful cohesive means of communication that removes participant doubt and improves clarity. The end result is to accelerate business. Business today is conducted at an incredible rate. The speed of business has increased for organizations of every size and for all participants.

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Compare

List ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Omnigraffle Professional MS Visio Professional
Last version to sale 12 7 2016
OS Win/macOS macOS/iOS Win
General Features
Multi-page Documents + +
Presentation mode + + +
Sample diagrams supplied with program + + +
Smart Connectors + + +
Spline tool + +
Shape Sheet + +
Dropper tool +
Locking various object properties from changing + +
Ability to edit a group (set text, fill, set line properties and etc.) + + +
Library navigator window + +
Find objects in libraries + +
Set of predefined units of measurement + + +
Alpha Channel support (opacity/transparency) + + +
Built-in scripting language + +
Extend application possibilities with plug-ins + +
Extended hyperlinks + + +
Background pages support + +
Texture fill + +
Layers + + +
Guide Lines + + +
Corner Rounding + + +
Customizable tools
Ability to create objects with userdefined behavior + +
Userdefined actions with objects + + +
Supports Custom (or user-defined) Properties for shapes + +
Integration and sharing
Import Visio 2013 VSDX + + +
Export to Visio 2013 VSDX + +
Import Visio 2013 stencils VSSX + +
Import PowerPoint documents +
Export to PowerPoint documents +
Export to EPS + +
Export to PDF + +
Import PDF +
Supports own XML format + +
Export to HTML + +
Export to SVG + + +
Integration with mind mapping tool +
Integration with Project Management tool + +
OS X interface libraries +
Ribbon interface library +
Building, space, and floor plans + + +
Directory services diagrams + +
Engineering diagrams—electrical, chemical, and more + +
Logical network diagrams + +
Network rack diagrams + +
Software diagramming + +
Value stream maps + +

Pic. 1. Benefits of ConceptDraw DIAGRAM versus Omnigraffle and MS Visio

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Presentation

Pic. 2. Dynamic Presentations

With Dynamic presentations, you can display your presentation on a secondary monitor or projector, while your main monitor is left open for you to make edits as you move through the presentation. This allows you the unique ability to collaborate with team members in a meeting setting or quickly respond to feedback from your audience.

Any diagram or drawing you make in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM can be a dynamic presentation — everything from flowcharts and block diagrams to network diagrams and wiring schematics.

All source documents are vector graphic documents. They are available for reviewing, modifying, or converting to a variety of formats (PDF file, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio, and many other graphic formats).

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Interior Design. Office Layout Plan Design Element →

Sometimes, when it is difficult to create a functional space plan or to rearrange existing one, the art of interior design comes in. It doesn't matter, if you need a cozy bedroom or an office layout plan, you should use appropriate tools to make your design great. While making a floor plan of a new office it could be useful to apply some design elements such as furniture and office equipment. This diagram presents an office furniture objects that can be used for office interior design planning, or making office furniture and equipment layouts. This vector stencils library is supplied with ConceptDraw Office Layout Plans solution. It contains more then 30 vector objects of office interior for making office floor plans including an office space layout plans and furniture arrangement.Office Layout Plan Design Element
Picture: Interior Design. Office Layout Plan Design Element
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Electrical Diagram →

Electrical Diagram is a visual graphical representation of an electrical circuit. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and vector drawing software supplied with unique Electrical Engineering Solution from the Industrial Engineering Area will help you design Electrical Diagram of any complexity without efforts.Electrical Diagram *
Picture: Electrical Diagram
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Mechanical Drawing Software →

It is impossible to imagine mechanical engineering without drawings which represent various mechanical schemes and designs. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and vector drawing software supplied with Mechanical Engineering solution from the Engineering area of ConceptDraw Solution Park offers the set of useful tools which make it a powerful Mechanical Drawing Software.Mechanical Drawing Software *
Picture: Mechanical Drawing Software
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Network Diagram Software. LAN Network Diagrams. Physical Office Network Diagrams →

Local area network connects computers and other network appliances within an area, such as office building or a campus. It can be difficult to provide such network without a predesigned plan. For these purposes you can use network diagram software, which helps you to create LAN network diagrams and office network diagrams quickly and effortless. This will speed up your work and you can save the diagram for the future network improvements. The following diagram illustrates a network topology of the small office. LAN configuration has a star topology. The local network joins 8 computers among which are several desktop PCs, laptop, two iMacs and iBook. The end-point devices are divided into three groups. Each group is connected to its hub. There is a network printer and a modem, which are interconnected with other devices through a network server. Each computer on the LAN can access the server through a corresponding hub.LAN Network Diagram
Picture: Network Diagram Software. LAN Network Diagrams. Physical Office Network Diagrams
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Network Icons →

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and vector drawing software is the best for drawing professional looking Computer Network Diagrams thanks to the network icons from the libraries of Computer Network Diagrams Solution from the Computer and Networks Area of ConceptDraw Solution Park.Network Icons *
Picture: Network Icons
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Basic Diagramming →

Create flowcharts, org charts, shipping flowcharts, floor plans, business diagrams and more with ConceptDraw. Includes 1000s of professional-looking business templates that you can modify and make your own.Basic Diagramming *
Picture: Basic Diagramming
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Network wiring cable. Computer and Network Examples →

To connect two or more network devices are used the network cables. There are more different types of the network cables: Coaxial cable, Optical fiber cable, Twisted Pair, Ethernet crossover cable, Power lines and others. They are used depending of the network topology, size, protocol. This example was created in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM using the Computer and Networks solution from the Computer and Networks area of ConceptDraw Solution Park.Network wiring cable. <br>Computer and Network Examples *
Picture: Network wiring cable. Computer and Network Examples
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System Design →

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM system design software is a product of CS Odessa that was developed especially for making it much simpler to create all the needed diagrams, charts, flowcharts, schemes and other drawings when there is such a need in it. Having the Specification and Description Language (SDL) solution installed from the ConceptDraw STORE application may be another bonus to any ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and drawing software’s user as it offers both stencil libraries with the design elements and the pre-made examples of the diagrams, such as the SDL ones.System Design *
Picture: System Design
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