Join Jason Osder for an in-depth discussion in this video Add connected shapes with the Diagram tool, part of OmniGraffle 6 Essential Training.
…The Diagram tool is another way to gain efficiency…because it brings in some of the elements of the…Rubber Stamp tool and the Style tool, but also allows…you to work in the hierarchy creating new connected objects.…Let's see how it works.…My site map is getting pretty flushed out, but let's say I have…some more pages to add, and I want to add them quickly and efficiently.…The beauty of the Diagramming tool is that it does understand the hierarchy.…And depending on what's selected, you will have different options…when you start to add new shapes with the Diagram tool.…
So I'm going to start by selecting the home page, because that's going to matter.…And now I'm going to move over to my Diagram tool,…it's the first one in this Extended section of the toolbar.…Just remember if you don't see it, you might…have to extend your toolbar using this divider button.…So now I take the Diagramming tool and because this is selected,…anywhere that I click automatically creates a new child to this page.…And what I mean by that is it knew to match…
- Create your first diagram
- Getting around the interface
- Working with shapes
- Adding and modifying text
- Create custom stencils
- Replicating shapes and styles
- Customizing the toolbar
- Using templates
- Adjusting units and scale
- Import images and folder structures from Finder
- Using Presentation mode
Skill Level Beginner
1. Navigating the Interface
2. Working with Basic Diagram Elements
3. Taking Control
4. Using Stencils
5. Time-Saving Shortcuts
6. Advanced Techniques
7. Importing and Exporting
8. OmniGraffle 6 Pro Highlights
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