Create UML Diagram Easily on Mac

Create UML diagram on Mac with easy desktop software easily. You can work on Mac OS X to draw professional UML diagrams in a fast way even without any experience.

Here is a step by step tutorial about how to create UML diagram. You can do it in a fairly fast and easy way with advanced UML diagramming tool on MAC OS X.

Open a UML Diagram Template

Open a blank drawing page and the libraries including shapes needed for creating UML Diagrams.

On the File menu, point to New.-> Click Software, and then double click the icon of UML Model Diagram.

UML Diagram Software for Mac

Add UML Diagram Shapes

Drag and drop shapes from the left libraries. Click the library title to switch to different libraries.
Drag the green square handles to resize shapes.

Add UML Diagram Shapes

Connect UML Diagram Shapes

Drag a connector from the library to connect 2 shapes. If there is special relationship between 2 shapes, use connector from Relationship library.

UML Diagram Relationship

Click Connector under Home tab. -> Select a kind of Connector. -> Rest the pointer over a connection point of the shape you want to connect. When the connection point turns red, drag from a connection point on the first shape to a connection point on the second shape. The connector endpoints turn red when the shapes are connected.

Connect UML Diagram Shapes

Format UML Diagram Shapes

Change a shape's color and outline by choosing any quick style in the Styles group under the Home tab.

Format UML Diagram Shapes

Alternatively, use the Fill and Line tools in the format task pane to the right of the canvas.

Lay out UML Diagram Shapes

Lay out  UML Diagram Shapes

Add UML Diagram Contents

Add UML Diagram Contents

Change UML Diagram Theme

By changing UML Diagram theme, you can enhance fill, line and text style altogether at 1 click.

Switch to Page Layout tab, select another theme.

Change UML Diagram Theme

Add Background to UML Diagram

To add a background, go to Page Layout tab and then:

Add UML Background

Save or Export UML Diagram

Click Save on File tab to save as the default format. Choose Save as on File tab to save as other formats.

You can choose to save in local files or save in your Cloud. Saving it in Team Cloud can share it with more people.

save UML diagram

Hit Export & Send under File to export the UML diagram as various formats including PowerPoint, JPG, PDF and so on..

Export UML Diagram

Print UML Diagram

Preview UML Diagram

If the drawing page is very large, the drawing may be printed on more than 1 paper. To print it on only 1 paper,
click More Print Setup... and then choose Fit to.

Print UML Diagram on 1 Paper

Here are some UML diagram examples. They can help you get inspired and get started quickly to create UML diagrams.

Try an easy and effective UML diagram tool with Edraw. Download it through the links below.

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