Embedding diagrams as a picture

The following paragraph explains how to embed diagrams as a picture. If the diagram is embedded with this link, the newest version will always be shown, so there is no need to embed it again each time the diagram is updated.

To embed a diagram as a picture (PNG file), proceed as follows:

  1. First, select the diagram you want to embed in the Explorer.
  2. Then select in the menu Share the Embed diagram entry. The Embed diagram dialog opens.
  3. In the tab Simple Image a link to the picture representation is provided. Everyone who has access to this link can view the diagram, but not edit or comment.
Copy the link for embedding a diagram as simple picture.
  1. Copy the link for embedding a diagram as simple picture.

The link created contains a PNG-picture of the diagram. You can link it from web-based systems as well.