yEd Graph Editor

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Download yEd 3.22

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Release Notes

The latest release of yEd Graph Editor is version 3.22

yEd 3.22 - Changes Since 3.21.1

New Features

  • Added new Compact Disk layout algorithm that places nodes tightly together.


  • Organic layout now supports group and tree substructures in addition to chains, stars, circles, and parallel substructures.
  • Added new strategies for handling node labels to the Circular and Radial layout algorithms.
  • Added new edge routing options to the Circular and Radial layout algorithms.
  • Added node types as an additional optimization criterion to the Balloon layout algorithm. Nodes of the same type are more likely to be placed next to each other.


  • Stepping through layout settings with the tab key now selects editable values. [Q&A 23479]
  • Many bugfixes great and small.

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