Finding and Adding Symbols
When you start a new drawing from a library in Edraw, libraries with symbols designed for that drawing type appear in the Library panel on the left of the drawing page.
About Finding Symbols
If you want additional
symbols, you can quickly use the Find box to
search for targed symbols without opening additional
libraries. Find function searches the Edraw
libraries that are
installed on your hard drive, as well as new symbols
that you've added to custom libraries.
Find Symbols in a
- Open the
Library panel. If
it's not already open, on the View tab,
click Libraries button in the Panels group.
Search box, type in the key words
that describe the shape you want. Search box lays top of the Library
panel. You can
separate words with spaces.
- When you find the symbol you want, drag and drop it onto
the drawing page.
- Click the Search button or press Enter.The results are added to a search results library. For example, to find shapes that represent
arrow and type arrow.
Open Additional Libraries
the button beside
Search box to open all the built-in symbols libraries in Edraw,
Do one of the following steps:
- To open a custom
library, if you've add
your own library, point to your library,
and then click a library.
- To open an Edraw
library, point to a
category folder, and then click a library.
- To open a new blank
library to which you
can add shapes, click New Library.
To load a library not existing in Edraw
category, click Open Library.
Close a Library
library title bar, and the following window appears:
You can choose to close a certain library or all libraries at a time.
If you make changes to any of the shapes
on a custom library or add shapes to a
custom library, you are prompted to save your
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