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Offline Heather Reetz

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Flow Chart Creator
« on: June 08, 2016, 01:15:01 pm »
What's a good one out there? 
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Offline Jim Jensen

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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2016, 01:56:54 pm »
MS Visio used to be. Is it still around?
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2016, 02:38:05 pm »
Visio isn't free.   Could use a free trial before buying?  Part of MS Office 365 and it's good. 

I am not a fan of FREE apps (usually come with free malware or worse) unless open source like open office, but when ever I can, I use open office before buying an app.    Open office has a product called Apache which is a flow chart creator.  I would try using it.

https://www.openoffice.org/product/draw.html
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2016, 02:38:30 pm »
I would think Visio would be the main one.  I donít have Visio, so I just use PDFX-Change Editor.  It lets me draw boxes and arrows and stuff, so it works.
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2016, 03:46:20 pm »
I believe Visio does offer a free trial via O365, but there's powerpoint that can be used sometimes, and I'm sure there's a ton of other tools. Let us know if you find something good because I need something like this as well.
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #5 on: June 08, 2016, 04:16:44 pm »
Open office has a product called Apache which is a flow chart creator.  I would try using it.
https://www.openoffice.org/product/draw.html

Great suggestion! I forgot about Open Office
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #6 on: June 08, 2016, 06:25:26 pm »
Open Office does a very good job on these.
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #7 on: June 08, 2016, 06:45:58 pm »
I used Chartist for a number of years, pretty basic and simply to use. It's still out there, and very reasonably priced.
http://www.novagraph.com/

We now use SmartDraw, it does flowcharts and whole LOT more that you may not need. It's pretty good, but does way more than the average person probably is looking for.
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #8 on: June 13, 2016, 10:36:29 am »
We used RFFlow years ago.  Looks like they are still around: http://www.rff.com/index.htm
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Re: Flow Chart Creator
« Reply #9 on: June 21, 2016, 03:45:16 pm »
We use Smart Draw.
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