SmartDraw Portable Alternative

Lucidchart is the ultimate web-based, portable alternative to SmartDraw. Diagram on the go with unlimited sharing and cross-platform compatibility.

Diagram Anywhere

Use Lucidchart on any operating system (Mac, PC, Linux) or seamlessly switch between multiple systems and devices. Just open your browser and you’re ready to go.

Wireframes and mockups

When you choose Lucidchart, you’ll get access to standard charts and beautiful mockup shape libraries. Sketch out a perfect wireframe with our drag-and-drop technology, then build a mockup with custom images, colors, and fonts.

SmartDraw Portable Alternative

Convenient sharing

Since Lucidchart is web-based, it’s easy to share your work. Download your docs, publish to Lucidchart’s community, or post them via social media. You can also send colleagues an editing link and let them collaborate with you.

Visio import and export

If you’ve been using Microsoft Visio, rest easy knowing that Lucidchart offers both Visio import and export. On a free account, you can upload and view Visio files. To edit and export them back to Visio, sign up for a premium account.

Feature Highlights

Build all kinds of different flowcharts with Lucidchart’s powerful features.

Drag and drop

Easy to use

Making a flowchart should help you move your work along, not slow it down. Designing swimlanes, process maps, process flows, and standard flowcharts is effortless with our drag and drop technology. Simply choose an element and pull it onto the canvas to begin.

Visio Import and Export

Visio compatible

Import a Visio file (.vdx, .vsd, or .vsdx) with the click of a button. Once it's uploaded, you can view the file and make your own edits with our easy-to-use tools. Users can even export docs to Visio format. We even offer a free Visio viewer Chrome extension!

Google Drive

Fully integrated

Lucidchart’s integrations set it apart from other flowcharting tools. Access the diagrams you make directly in Google Docs and Google Drive, and use your Google account to sign in to Lucidchart. You can also integrate with Jive, Box, Confluence, and JIRA.

Share via print or digital

Present and share

You have a variety of ways to share your work with Lucidchart. Download it, post it anywhere, or invite others to collaborate with you on it directly. You can even use our handy presentation mode to organize your diagram into slides.

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