How to Open and Edit VSD File on Mac

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Edraw Max is a great Visio viewer to open and view Visio vsd and vsdx files both on Windows and Mac.

Introduction of the Visio File Format VSD

A VSD file is a drawing project saved by Visio, Microsoft's professional graphics application. The binary-file format VSD files contain graphics, information flows, text and other visual data. Microsoft Visio is typically used to create, open and edit VSD files. However, VSD files are also supported in Edraw Max. Edraw Max supports to open, view and edit both .VSD and .VSDX files since the release of Version V9.4.

How to Open and Edit VSD file on Mac

Edraw Max is an all-in-one diagram software, it supports to run on Windows, Mac and Linux. You can open, view and edit VSD files on Edraw Max.

Importing Visio VSD Files into Edraw Max

1. Run Edraw Max.

2. Go to File>Import, select “Import Visio File”.

3. Select the .vsd file from your computer and click “Open

4. Use Edraw Max to edit on the VSD file.

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Open VSD files on Mac

Compatible with:

Mac OS X 10.10

Mac OS X 10.11

Mac OS X 10.12

Mac OS X 10.13

Mac OS X 10.14

The VSD format was the main file type associated with Visio in the 2000s. But In Visio 2013, the file format was replaced by the .VSDX. For now, Edraw Max supports to open, view and edit both .VSD and .VSDX files since the release of Version V9.4.

How to Export VSD file to PDF, Images and Other Files Formats

Exporting Visio VSD Files to Other Files Formats

1. Go to File>Export & Send

2. Choose the files formats you need to save as.

Exporting files formats: Graphics, TIFF, PDF, PS, EPS, Office Word, Office PowerPoint, Office Excel, HTML, SVG, VSDX.

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