Diagramming that fits your needs
yFiles is the most advanced and complete diagramming solution on the market. Our powerful and flexible API offers a wide array of functions - right out of the box. Simply choose the ones that match your needs best.
yFiles provides the widest range of high-quality automatic layout arrangements in the industry. Over a dozen different implementations with several hundred different settings let you fine-tune the results. With the right algorithm and configuration, you can add relevant information to visualizations, helping users find answers to their questions, simply by looking at the diagrams.
Incorporate business data, graph analysis results, and user input to drive the configuration and highlight key aspects. Use animation to blend between different layouts and help users keeping their mental map with smooth incremental changes.
Use keyboard, mouse, touch, and pen input to interact with the diagrams and data. Provide dynamic help, visual feedback, and tailored interactions to provide the best possible user experience.
Adjust the design dynamically to the zoom level or data updates. Show dynamic data as part of the visualization and depending on the context. Add interactivity and reactivity to the diagrams. Configure your design to show just the amount of information your users require.
Automatically update your visualizations when data changes, while maintaining a consistent design. Highlight important aspects in both the structure and the meta data of your diagrams.
Connect to one or more databases, graph databases, data stores, or other resources. You’re free to use every protocol available on the platform. The choice is yours!
No Matter what technology you are using. Add yFiles to existing apps, dashboards, and reports, or create new stunning apps that seamlessly integrate with your line of products' look and feel.
Connect to any of your data sources and systems to create reactive and engaging applications that integrate perfectly with your users' work flow.
Your interactive space to play with yFiles the superior diagramming library. Experiment freely with a variety of examples, allowing you to experience yFiles and its potential firsthand.
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yFiles for HTML 2.6
We are pleased to announce the latest major release of yFiles for HTML, version 2.6. This release empowers developers to enhance their applications with advanced diagramming capabilities, providing an improved user experience. To learn more about the specific updates, you can refer to our detailed article available on yWorks' blog. For a comprehensive overview of the changes and improvements, the release notes page provides all the technical details. Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in web-based diagramming with yFiles for HTML 2.6.
Notable additions include more supportive source code demos and improved tutorials, allowing developers to leverage reusable code and gain a better understanding of specific topics. Additionally, enhancements to the WebGL2 rendering mode, constraint organic layout, and compact tabular layout provide developers with more powerful tools for visualizing and organizing complex networks. These updates, along with the introduction of the HTMLVisual class for HTML-based visuals and improved group node style, further expand the possibilities for creating customized and visually appealing diagrams.
In summary, the latest release of yFiles for HTML introduces a range of advancements that enhance the diagramming capabilities for developers. By offering improved source code demos, tutorials, and rendering options, as well as introducing HTML-based visuals and enhanced layout features, this release empowers developers to create more sophisticated and visually appealing web-based diagrams.
Creating beautiful, up-to-date graph applications is easier than ever!yFiles for HTML 2.6 - article!Run new demos!
Webinar: What's new in yFiles 2023!
Join our Chief Technology Officer, Sebastian, in discovering the newest features and enhancements that are part of yFiles 2023. In this webinar recording, you'll get an exclusive preview of the significant enhancements coming to yFiles for HTML. Explore captivating demos, catch a glimpse of source code snippets, and gain a high-level overview of the exciting new capabilities in yFiles.
Due to the high demand, we offer an additional add on that allows you to export all graphs also in Visio format VSDX.
This add on is only available for yFiles for HTML.VSDX Export
yFiles platforms & variants
yFiles is available for 5 major platforms: HTML, JavaFX, Java (Swing), WinForms and WPF.
While yFiles is very similar on every platform, there are some minor differences due to the respective technical specifications.
Thanks to similar APIs across the different technologies, it’s easy to migrate between yFiles products to cover new platforms. So there’s no need to start from scratch when technologies change (and they will)!
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