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OmniGraffle is an application for creating precise and professional graphics. Like website wireframes, an electrical system design, a family tree, or mapping out software classes. For artists, designers, casual data-mappers, and everyone in-between.

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Make text into a link in OmniGraffle

If I have an object, such as a circle or rectangle, with a label (text inside), how can I make turn a word of that text into link, a hypertext web link with a backing URL? For example, within the ...
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Add text to a line in OmniGraffle

If I have a line or arrow connecting two objects, how do I get a piece of descriptive text attached to that line? If I move the line, the text should follow.
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Keep right angles in line connecting objects in OmniGraffle

Two part question, about connector lines. Can I draw a line connecting objects that automatically breaks with right angle turns? If not, I can manually create breaks while drawing a connector line ...
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“Fonts” inspector disappeared from sidebar in OmniGraffle. How do I get it back?

In OmniGraffle 7.9, somehow the Fonts inspector popped out of the sidebar and into its own floating window. So I closed that window. Now the Fonts inspector is gone, disappeared, inaccessible. How do ...
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AppleScript gives no permission error trying to open file, but the file can be opened manually

I am getting the following error when attempting to access several files in an AppleScript. However, I can open these files manually without issue. The document [filename] could not be opened. You ...
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Constrain connecting lines to be only horizontal or vertical (only 90º increments) in OmniGraffle?

In OmniGraffle 5, how can I constrain connecting lines to be only horizontal or vertical? In other words, only angled at 0, 90, 180, and 270º?
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Print Without Margins in Omnigraffle

I have an Omnigraffle canvas sized at the exact size of U.S. letter format (8.5 X 11 in). I want it to print out without any margins, but can't seem to find the correct settings to do so. I have set ...
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OmniGraffle: change characters spacing for text to occupy surrounding rectangle how?

Is there a simple command in OmniGraffle 6.0 x for (a) stretching the character spaces or (b) increasing font size of a word inside a rectangle (enlarge their distances) such that the word fills the ...
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omnigraffle Keyboard shortcuts missing

I have been trying to adjust the keyboard shortcuts for omnigraffle and for some reason they are completely gone. I am really not sure how this happened but I can not get my zoom keys to work. This is ...
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How do I solve performance issues with OmniGraffle on my MBP

I am running OmniGraffle v5.3.6 (latest) on my 13" MBP (late 2011; Lion; 2,7Ghz; 4GB). I would NOT expect performance issues on this machine. For some reason it has significant delays when OmniGraffle ...
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Exporting sized PDF in Omnigraffle

In Omnigraffle, if I want to export a fitted PDF that only encloses the objects I've drawn, I can select "export all objects" from the export menu. However, I don't know what to do if I have a multi-...
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Omnigraffle - how to make double ended arrows?

I'm learning Omnigraffle and am ok with most shapes. But I want arrows with heads at each end, like this (done in Pages.app): I'd also like to know how to put the tips of the arrows where I want, ...
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Can I group canvases in OmniGraffle?

I have an OmniGraffle doc that is like 30 pages / canvases long. I'd like to organize the canvases into groups rather than just a long list. For example, I'd like to have 'Menu' below, under which the ...
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How do I change some text in an OmniGraffle document via AppleScript without changing the text's styling?

If I create an OmniGraffle document, add a text box with “Test” in red in size 28, I can change the text with this snippet of AppleScript: tell application "OmniGraffle Professional 4" set text ...
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Can OmniGraffle for iOS open and edit PDFs?

OmniGraffle for OS X can open and edit PDFs. Can OmniGraffle for iOS do this?