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Open an existing diagram

Existing diagrams can be opened in a couple of different ways.

Open a diagram from a .trace file

To open an existing diagram

  1. Open the 'File' menu in the menu bar
  2. Select the 'Open..' menu item
  3. The 'Open diagram' window will appear

The 'Open diagram' window is where you can select the diagram file (.trace) you wish to open.

the open diagram window

Open a recently used diagram

You can also open a diagram by picking it from a list of recently used diagrams :

  1. Open the 'File' menu
  2. Select the 'Open recent' menu item
  3. Pick the diagram you want to open from the list

Note that each recently used diagram can be opened with a keyboard shortcut (CTRL-0 through CTRL-9).

Open a diagram from an URL

To open a diagram in a remote location,

  1. Open the 'File' menu
  2. Select the 'Open from URL..' menu item
  3. Fill in the URL of the diagram in the dialog that appears

The 'Open from URL' dialog is where you can type the URL to the remote location of the diagram file you wish to open.

the open from url dialog

 

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