SmartDraw

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SmartDraw is the more powerful addition to Office drawing tools. Any SmartDraw drawing can be inserted into Word, Excel, or PowerPoint with one click. SmartDraw is the only diagramming software that runs on a Windows desktop, on a Mac, and online. It includes quick-start templates for more than 70 different kinds of charts, diagrams and other visuals to get you started easily.

The Good

  • Monthly Pricing and Cancellation Fees 
  • Variety of Diagrams 
  • Advanced Features 
  • Time in Business 

Monthly Pricing and Cancellation Fees 

SmartDraw offers affordable option for the advanced design elements they provide. If you decide to use SmartDraw you will only be paying $9.95 a month to use all of the features they offer. When you decide to delete this software from your device SmartDraw will not charge you a cancellation fee. 

Variety of Diagrams 

With SmartDraw you have variety of diagrams to choose from.SmartDraw includes over 4,500 templates for more than 70 different diagram types and over 34,000 symbols for every discipline including engineering, software design, healthcare as well as the standard shapes used for flowcharts, organization charts and many other diagrams. Some of the diagrams that are available with SmartDraw include the following: 

  • Chart-based diagrams
  • Graph-based diagrams 
  • Schematic diagrams 

Advanced Features 

SmartDraw offers advanced features for Windows and Mac devices. SmartDraw can both import and export diagrams and stencils in Visio format (VSD and VSDX) with the best results in the industry. 

SmartDraw is the only diagramming solution that you can install behind a firewall on a Windows desktop and also run on a Mac and online with all of the third party integrations you'd expect. And better yet, the powerful online version is fully integrated and compatible with the Windows version. 

SmartDraw help you make diagrams with powerful automation. Add, delete or move shapes and your diagram will automatically adjust and maintain its formatting. Choose from several attractive design themes and add your own photos and images for a professional finish.

You and your team can work on the same flowchart using SmartDraw Cloud, or your favorite file sharing apps like Dropbox®, Google Drive™ or OneDrive®. You can also share files with non SmartDraw users by simply emailing them a link. SmartDraw Cloud is available in 100 languages to make creating diagrams easy in any language in a globally distributed workforce. 

Time in Business 

SmartDraw has been providing its software to the customer since 1994. Over the years they have improved their software based on the need and wants of their users. They have gained the trust and confidence of their customers by providing affordable and convenient software diagram systems.

The Bad

  • Contract Length 

Contract Length 

SmartDraw requires you to sign a contract annually instead of monthly. This might make it difficult if you want to delete this software from your device before your contract expires. 

The Bottom Line

SmartDraw has been providing its services to the customers for almost 20 years. Customers enjoy their affordable services and stress free downloading process. For just $9.95 a month, you can enjoy over 4,500 templates for more than 70 different diagram types, and over 34,000 symbols for every discipline including engineering, software design, healthcare as well as the standard shapes used for flowcharts, organization charts and many other diagrams. With multiple advanced features you have the freedom to create the exact diagram that you desire. However, annual contract length might be dealbreaker if you need the software only for a short period of time. 

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