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Create Network Diagram for PPT

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Posted by Allison Lynch | 07/28/2021
Create a presentation-quality network diagram in PPT at ease. EdrawMax allows users to make network diagram for PPTX on both Mac OS X and Windows system. This tutorial will teach you how to make a network diagram and export to PPT file.

It would be hard to create a network diagram directly in PowerPoint. It's better to use a program that is easily compatible with PPT.

EdrawMax is a professional network diagram creator coming with extensive network diagram symbols. It's fully integrated with Microsoft Office, so that you can transform the file to PPT format with a single click.

Like the picture shows below, you can gain a perfect network diagram in PPT. Without professional drawing skills required, anyone can produce professional network diagram in PPT. The program supports not only Mac, but also PC and Linux.


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Create Network Diagram for PPT

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Network Diagram Maker

Edraw network diagram maker is designed to produce accurate, visual and professional network diagrams from built-in symbols and templates. It could handle a wide variety of network diagram designs, from 3D network diagram, Cisco network diagram, activity network diagram, network topology, to LAN networks, and home networks.

Network Diagram Maker

How to Create Network Diagram

Creating a network diagram with pre-drawn network diagram symbols and templates is incredibly easy. Nothing new to draw, through dragging and dropping existing shapes, you can make professional looking network diagrams. Here are the basic steps:

  1. From the starting page, find the network diagram drawing template and double click to start.
  2. You will see a collection of network diagram symbols on the left of the canvas.
  3. Drag and drop the symbols you need.
  4. Add Network Diagram Symbols
  5. Connect shapes with Connector button on Home tab, and annotate shapes by double clicking on the shapes or using Text tool.
  6. Open the Background library and add a background for your diagram.
  7. Export the diagram to a needed format through Export & Send button in File menu.

Export Network Diagram into PPT

With just one more click, your network diagram in Edraw can be transformed to a PPT file.

EdrawMax is 100 percent compatible with MS PowerPoint. That means the EDDX files can be converted to PowerPoint files seamlessly. This feature makes Edraw a great supplement to PPT, when you need to show complicated diagrams like network diagram in a PowerPoint presentation.

Go to File tab, click Export and Send and choose PowerPoint button to save your file as PPTX format.

Export Network Diagram to PowerPoint

It supports PowerPoint 2007, 2010 and 2013 versions.

Customize Network Diagram in PowerPoint

The exported network diagram will remain the vector feature in the MS PowerPoint. You can still edit text, recolor shape, and apply quick style in MS PowerPoint.

Edit Network Diagram Symbols for PowerPoint

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