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highlight lines of text in text box based on selected flowchart item

I have a simple flowchart, and next to it I would like to place a textbox containing more detailed information on that chart. Is it possible to have an area of the text highlighted when a flowchart ...
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How do I generate the equivalent of a dynamic block connector in Visio?

Visio has the useful 'Connector' tool which snaps nicely, makes right angles, and is conveniently adjustable. But - it only produces a line connection, not a block, like with the simpler block ...
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How to create Smart Art in LibreOffice Writer

How do I create flow charts in LibreOffice writer? I know how to do it in Draw but I'd like to do it in Writer as well. (I'm looking for functionality close to Word's Smart Art feature) Here's an ...
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How to nest swimlanes in a Cross-Functional Flowchart Visio 2013

It looks like there were some workarounds way back in Visio 2007 for such a thing, but I have not been able to find any way to either tweak the existing Cross-Functional Flowchart template, or hijack ...
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How do I set one to many relationships in lucid chart?

I have connected two shapes with a line in lucid chart. How do I show that it is one to many? Visio allows you to do this.
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Automatic generation of flowchart for in- and output files from BASH script? [closed]

Often I write bash scripts that can get quite complicated, even when they do not consist of a great many lines. I comment extensively, still it is sometimes difficult to understand what output files ...
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Flowchart software with abstraction feature [closed]

I usually use Visio for create conceptual charts of how my software should work. As the program gets larger, I find myself wishing for the functionality of abstracting away some of the details in a ...
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How can I add additional connector (glue) points to a shape in word or powerpoint?

How can I add additional connector points to a shape in word or powerpoint? In openoffice draw these are called glue points. What I want in ms powerpoint: What I can do in open office draw: ...
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Layering in Visio and Presentation Problems?

I am trying to make a flow chart in Visio, and I have multiple layers. Some broad and then they break down to more detailed layers. Is there a way to zoom out and only see the broad layers but as I ...
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How to visually group a set of shapes in a drawing canvas in Word 2010?

I'm drawing a flow chart in Word 2010 with the drawing canvas and shapes. I have a subset of the canvas that I want to visually "group" together (maybe draw a dotted box around these shapes) so that ...
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Good (preferably free), easy to use, attractive flowchart software [closed]

While there is no shortage of awesome concept mapping or mindmapping software, I'm left rather cold by the offerings of flowchart related software or apps available. I'm looking for something that ...
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Google Docs drawings to Visio

Is there a way to export drawings made with Google Docs to Visio? Maybe through some other software. I can see that Lucidcharts supports both Google Drive and export to Visio, but does it actually ...