We’re pleased to be the first online diagramming application to offer these convenient features to our users. It's now easier than ever to transition your work to the cloud. Sign up for a free account now to get started on your Visio files.
Review this page to understand how simple it is to migrate from Visio. With just a couple clicks, you can leave your desktop software behind and enjoy a sleeker, more intuitive solution.
With Visio file import, you don’t have to recreate old Visio documents. Since imported files are completely editable, you can still enjoy the ease of working in Lucidchart! You can also export Lucidchart documents to a Visio format, which is perfect for sharing with colleagues and clients.
We’re constantly making improvements to our Visio import and export features. Please let us know if you’re willing to provide feedback on your experiences.
All users are able to use the Visio import feature and will be able to see their diagrams in Lucidchart. However, because this is a premium feature, only Pro and Team users will be able to edit imported diagrams.
Similarly, only Pro and Team users can export diagrams from Lucidchart into Visio file extension types. We encourage Free and Basic account users to sign up for a free premium trial so they can try it themselves.
Currently Lucidchart imports Visio documents stored in VDX, VSD, or VSDX file extension formats. Documents in this format will have .vdx, .vsd, or .vsdx at the end of the file extension (e.g. diagram.vdx).
Whether you're using an older or newer version of Visio, chances are that Lucidchart supports that version’s standard file type. Here's how to save your documents in Visio 2013 for import:
To begin importing Visio files:
To export a Lucidchart document in Visio’s VDX format: