An All-Purpose Diagramming and Charting Tool
Draw lets you produce anything
quick sketch to a complex plan, and gives you the means to communicate
with graphics and diagrams. With a maximum page size of 300cm by 300cm,
Draw is a an excellent package for producing technical drawings,
general posters, and much else.
You can arrange your
drawing tools around your screen, ready for single-click access, and
take advantage of the "Styles and Formatting" box to put all your
graphics styles just one click away.
You can manipulate objects, with
ability to rotate them in two or three dimensions. the "3D Controller"
gives you access to spheres, rings, cubes and other objects.
You can arrange objects, by
ungrouping and regrouping them, and can edit objects while they are
grouped. Sophisticated rendering let you create photo-realistic images
with your own texture, lighting effects, transparency, perspective and
Smart connectors make it easy for
to build flowcharts, organization charts, network diagrams and much
more, even if you're not a naturally-talented artist. You can define
your own "glue points" for connectors to adhere to, for precise and
Dimension lines automatically
calculate and display linear dimensions as you draw.
You can use the picture gallery
to access standardly-provided clip art, and can create your own art and
add it to the gallery.
You can save your graphics in
OpenDocument format, the new international standard for documents. This
XML-based format means that your files can be opened by recipients who
are not LibreOffice users: your graphics will be accessible with any
Draw can import graphics in all
the commonly-used formats (including BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, and
Draw can also export your work to
Flash (.swf) format.