SmartDraw

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SmartDraw
SmartDraw logo
Developer(s) SmartDraw, LLC
Stable release 2012[citation needed] / Oct 2011
Operating system Windows 2000, XP, Vista, and Windows 7
Type Diagramming software
License Proprietary
Website www.smartdraw.com

SmartDraw is a visual processor used to create flowcharts, organization charts, mind maps, project charts, and other visuals. SmartDraw is compatible only with Windows operating systems.[1] Since version 7, it uses Microsoft’s Fluent User Interface in conjunction with automated panels specific to each type of diagram.[2]

It integrates with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint[3][4] and Microsoft Project;[5] it can export diagrams to common image formats and PDF format.[6]

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The following file extensions are specific to SmartDraw:

  • .SDR – “SmartDraw Documents,” a binary file format used for saving SmartDraw documents.
  • .SDT – “Smart/Draw Templates,” a binary file format used for saving SmartDraw reusable document templates.
  • .SDL – “SmartDraw Libraries,” a binary file format used for saving symbol libraries in SmartDraw.
  • .SCZ - "SmartDraw Collections," a binary file format used for saving SmartDraw collections.

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