ConceptDraw DIAGRAM 17 Data Sheet

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM 17 is fully-functional diagramming platform, allow you to perform various diagramming tasks from low-level sketching and drawing to creating rich business diagrams and presentations. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM 17 purpose to help create business visual documentation, technical schemes, illustrations and presentation. To perform multiple tasks ConceptDraw DIAGRAM 17 contains hundreds of templates and libraries. As a new generation of diagramming tools supports diagramming technologies: Rapid Draw facilities and Touch-ready shapes for quick diagramming, Live Objects (indicators, interactive and intelligence objects), User-defined properties, PowerEdit for deep customizing, Dynamic Presentation. API for diagramming needs from 3rd party applications.

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM v13

Application Compatibility

  • Versions of MS Visio 2007/2010/2013/2016
  • ConceptDrawPROJECT 14
  • ConceptDraw MINDMAP 15
  • ConceptDraw OFFICE 10

Diagramming Tools

Drawing Tools

Simple drawing tools: line, arc, spline, rectangle, oval that allow to create shape of custom form
Text Tools: Select Text tool, Quick text enter, Fit shape to text, Auto-expand mode, Text clipping,
Text editing and formatting tools predefined text styles, Rich text block format options.


Auto routing connectors
Any object can be transformed to connector
Connector Types: Direct, Smart, Curve, Round,
Bezier and Arc

Chain and Tree modes for automatic object connection
Adding two-sided margins (Fields),
or one-sided indent (Path)
makes a part of the connection invisible

Compatibility with ConceptDraw STORE

Set of the business specific diagramming solutions
Hundreds of stencils libraries for different activities
User-defined libraries and templates
Predefined templates, Samples for templates

Quick Diagramming

Vector stencil libraries
Rapid Draw for block diagrams
Live objects
Dynamic Snap
Auto-connect modes
Clone tool
Arrangement and alignment options
Substitute and replace commands

Customizing Objects

Line styles and arrows
Crop tool to remove unwanted parts of bitmap images
Fill styles, intelligence gradients, textures, shadows
Geometrical and placement commands
Hyperlinks and Notes
Properties lock options

Objects Special Behavior

User-defined properties
User-defined object behavior by double-click
Predefined objects actions
Objects control handles
Deep customizing objects using PowerEdit feature

Live Objects

Interactive objects with actions
Indicators changing view depend on data
Data sources for live objects


Multiple pages in a single document
Multiple background pages in a document
Page Navigator for page handling
Pages operations: reordering, drag&drop objects between pages, duplicate pages

Document Settings For Easy Work

Different units of measure
Grid and guides
Snap to grid, objects, guides
Layers (invisible, disabled from printing)


Create and show Presentations

Presentation mode
Presentation settings (display, auto-switching slides)
Save document as presentation (PowerPoint or Adobe SWF formats)
Hyperlinks for customizing presentation navigation
Dynamic presentation
Dashboard presentation

Document Output


Simple basic settings
Highly customized printing settings
Exclude objects and whole layers from printing


Popular Graphic Formats: PNG, JPG, BMP, GIF, TIFF import and export
Eps (Windows version only)
Adobe PDF
PowerPoint import and export
MS Visio 2016 Drawings (vdx, vsdx) import and export
MS Visio 2003 Drawings vsd import
MS Visio Stencils (vss, vssx) import

ConceptDraw Solutions

Looking for additional productivity tools?
ConceptDraw Solutions supply business
professionals with a big collection of visual solutions
These product extensions bring extra functionality to
ConceptDraw DIAGRAM 17 with sets of thematic stencil libraries, templates and samples.
You can preview and purchase contents of both free and paid solutions using ConceptDraw STORE.

3rd Party/ Corporate Developers

Development API available.