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Dia is a GTK+ based diagram creation program for GNU/Linux, MacOS X, Unix, and Windows, and is released under the GPL license.

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  • Tools for documenting solar and power system changes for permits
    I used GIMP ( and Dia Diagram Editor ( I can't say I was very happy with either for what I was doing (laying out mount points for solar panels) FreeCAD ( looks like a good option as does Inkscape but I believe it has a high learning curve. I am also playing around with Open Solar's online tool ( Source: about 1 year ago
  • Program to write measures, and the shape is drawn with proper size
    Perhaps the old Dia (works on W10). There's a portable version on Source: about 1 year ago
  • Your choices for a MS Visio alternative to draw system diagrams
    Its a bit old and pretty simple, but I use Dia frequently. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Did not realize there was another physics sub.
    Dia Diagram Editor for simple schematics and flowchart type diagrams for something very quick and easy to pick up in five minutes, and. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Things to do next and how to secure my network.
    Project 1: Use the open source UML diagrammer, DIA (link) to make a readable network map :). Source: over 1 year ago
  • New to the game, what's your opinion on this iron factory? (bottom to top)
    Check out Dia, it's old fashioned but still very neat. Http:// Source: over 1 year ago
  • What program would I used to build a one line diagram like this?
    Free open-source cross-platform options include: * QElectroTech - specifically oriented towards electical wiring diagrams, plumbing, pneumatic, solar thermal. Has symbol for generator, batteries, inverters, photodiodes, photo emitters/detectors but not solar photovoltaic panels (use photodiode or copy and modify an existing symbol to your taste ). Has fuses, circuit breakers, switches, terminal blocks, etc. * Dia... Source: over 1 year ago
  • What program do you use to show your network diagram?
    Used to use DIA Diagram Editor I think its still slowly approaching version 1.0 .. But not there yet. Source: almost 2 years ago
  • looking for a good diagram & flowchart making tool
    I've used Dia. Works relatively well. Source: almost 2 years ago
  • Complex crafting flowchart sighting in the recent Project Zomboid update – really curious what tool had been used to create it
    Don't know for sure, but I've seen very similar-looking ones made with Source: almost 2 years ago
  • Linux gaming hurdles as a beginner
    For sure, there are also a lot of good distro wikis (arch, ubuntu, gentoo, debian, openSUSE, fedora)) as well as wikis for desktop environments (kde, gnome). There is also a lot of other documentation out there. Source: over 2 years ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of Dia

10 Best Visio Alternatives for Cost Effective Diagramming [2022]
UI of Dia is not the best in the world. The icons have very low resolution, it does not have support for screen resolutions higher than 1080p so that users of large and Ultra wide monitors could have problems.
Best 8 Free Visual Paradigm Alternatives in 2022
Dia is a downloadable program that works with Windows and is a great way to make charts and diagrams just like with Visual Paradigm. The desktop tool provides different elements to make your chart more accurate. The tool also has a small learning curve which lets you start working on your projects after a few minutes of navigating. Dia is lightweight and runs smoothly on your PC which will make things easier for...
BEST 28 UML Tools in 2020
Dia is a full-featured diagramming program which is licensed under GPL. It allows you to draw various types of diagrams and has special objects to help you to draw ER diagrams, UML diagrams, flowcharts, network diagrams, and many other diagrams.
40 Open Source, Free and Top Unified Modeling Language (UML) Tools
Pacestar UML Diagrammer helps users generate UML 2.0 diagrams quickly and easily. They can develop, document, and communicate their designs in a systematic yet flexible AND commonly understood notation. Also, they are able to create activity diagrams, class and object diagrams, communication diagrams, use case diagrams, sequence diagrams, state charts, package diagrams, and component diagrams, deployment diagrams,...

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