PowerPoint and Visio Import and Export

Introduction

Dragon1 offers support for importing PowerPoint and Visio files in the Visual Designer. Diagrams created in the Visual Designer can be exported as well to Visio.

How to import Visio / PowerPoint?

Use the following steps to import Visio or PowerPoint files into the Visual Designer:

  • Log in.
  • Click on 'Visual Designer' on the left menu bar, to expand the options of the Visual Designer.
  • Click on 'All' to open the Visual Designer.
dragon1 import visio powerpoint file

Import a Visio or PowerPoint file in the Visual Designer.

  • Click on 'File' in the menu bar.
  • In the 'File' menu, click on 'Import from'.
  • In the 'Import from' menu, click on 'Visio (VSDX)' or 'PowerPoint (PPTX)' to open a File dialog.
dragon1 import file dialog

File dialog when importing a Visio or PowerPoint file in the Visual Designer.

  • In the File dialog, select the Visio or PowerPoint file to import.
  • Click the 'Open' button to import the Visio or PowerPoint file.
dragon1 imported visio powerpoint file

Imported Visio or PowerPoint file in the Visual Designer.

How to export Visio?

Use the following steps to export a diagram in the Visual Designer to Visio:

  • Log in.
  • Click on 'Visual Designer' on the left menu bar, to expand the options of the Visual Designer.
  • Click on 'All' to open the Visual Designer.
  • Open an existing diagram.
dragon1 export diagram to visio

Export a diagram to Visio in the Visual Designer.

  • Click on 'File' in the menu bar.
  • In the 'File' menu, click on 'Import as'.
  • In the 'Import as' menu, click on 'Visio (VSDX)' to open a File dialog.
dragon1 exported diagram to visio

Exported a diagram to Visio in the Visual Designer.

  • Enter the file name of the diagram in the dialog.
  • Click the 'Download' button, to start the export of the Visio file.