How to draw a process flow diagram in word. On the file menu point to new point to flowchart and then click basic flowchart. Microsoft word how to embed a process flow chart diagram into office 365 2016 2019 applications. Click the ok button to insert a very basic process flow diagram with one top box and three branch boxes. Seven tips for making microsoft word run faster.
Then in the center pane select a diagram layout thumbnail to view an example along with a description of what the diagram best conveys. To move a box click the box and. On the insert tab in the illustrations group click shapes. On the shapes list in the bottom choose new drawing canvas.
Open your word document go to your add ins and select lucidchart within the insert tab. Create a flowchart in lucidchart. Use this guide to learn how to make a flowchart in lucidchart if you need help getting started. Connect the flowchart shapes in either of the following ways.
For each step in the process that you are documenting drag a flowchart shape onto your drawing. To create a diagram in a document. Click the smartart graphic that you want to add a box to. The flowchart symbols are linked together with arrows showing the direction of the process flow.
How to create stunning flowcharts with microsoft word. As you can see from the diagram below each symbol is standardized for the specific process. Click the purple organizational chart tools tab at the top of the new screen. Here i am going to use an arrow.
Using a proper process flowchart software is the way to draw diagrams. Create a flow chart with smartart create a flow chart with pictures. In the left pane select a type of diagram. Click the organization chart button which may already be defaulted.
You then will see how it will look right away. You can can then draw an outline for the size of this object on the document. Password protect and un protect word powerpoint and access 2016 files. Add the drawing canvas.
Then click insert then shapes on the ribbon to select a shape from the flowchart section. To link the shapes on your flow chart there is a multitude of options. Add or delete boxes in your flow chart. It is important to add the drawing canvas before adding the flow shapes because it allows you to use the flowchart connectors.
On the insert tab in the illustrations group click the smartart button.