yEd Graph Editor

yEd 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 freely available and runs on all major platforms: Windows, Unix/Linux, and macOS.

Key Features

Import with yEd
Import your own data from an Excel® spreadsheet (.xls) or XML.
Created Diagramms with yEd
Create diagrams with ease via an intuitive user interface.
Arrange Diagramms with yEd
Automatically arrange your diagram elements.
Export with Diagramms with yEd
Export bitmap and vector graphics as PNG, JPG, SVG, PDF, SWF.

Supported Diagrams

yEd supports a wide variety of diagram types. In addition to the illustrated types, yEd also supports organization charts, mind maps, swimlane diagrams, Entity Relationship diagrams, and many more.

BPMN Diagrams
BPMN Diagrams
Family Trees
Family Trees
Semantic Networks
Semantic Networks
Social Networks
Social Networks
UML Class Diagrams
UML Class Diagrams


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