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EdrawMax Guide

Create/Open a Document

You can start drawing from scratch with a new blank document or build from a pre-designed template.

To create a new document directly, find the desired diagram type in the document page and click the plus icon.

create a blank ducoment

Besides, press Ctrl + N or click the New button new button on the Quick Access Toolbar in the workspace.

To choose and open a template, find the template that you like in the template gallery, simply click its thumbnail, and it will open in the workspace.

To open an Edraw file, you can click Open on the document page, select one of the file paths and find your document.

file open option

Watch this video to learn more. If the video doesn't play, please visit it at YouTube.

00:09 Create a new drawing document
00:39 Add multiple pages in one document
00:47 Choose and open a template example
00:59 To open *.eddx EdrawMax file
01:10 Save drawing files to local device and on personal Cloud
1:43 Import *VSDX Visio file into EdrawMax
02:00 Import SVG file into EdrawMax
02:17 Eport EdrawMax files to PNG, JPG, TIF and so on graphic files
02:42 Eport EdrawMax files to PDF, PS and EPS format
03:05 Export EdrawMax to editable MS Word, PPT and Excel
03:30 Export EdrawMax to HTML
03:52 Export EdrawMax to SVG file
04:04 Export EdrawMax to *vsdx Visio file
04:19 Print EdrawMax drawings