OmniGraffle for Mac 6.1

November 13, 2014

Requires Mac OS 10.10 Yosemite

OmniGraffle 6.1 is a major update that brings a new User Interface, the ability to detach inspectors into their own floating panels, new fill effects, new stroke and shadow types, and support for the Visio 2013 format. OmniGraffle 6.1 requires Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite to run.

  • User Interface — OmniGraffle has undergone an interface update in order to make it look more at home on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
  • User Interface — The Canvases and Contents sidebar is now able to be made more narrow than before, and page numbers no longer interfere with the canvas name.
  • User Interface — Inspectors can now be set in a floating tabbed interface, or pulled out into individual palettes for granular customization.
  • Inspectors — New Fill filters and effects have been added, with the ability to blur, pixelate, and magnify content behind an object.
  • Inspectors — The ability to stroke just the inside or outside of a shape has been added.
  • Inspectors — A new Inner Shadow type is now available.
  • Stencil Library — Stencil search results should now include results from our online Library, Stenciltown. Submit your own stencils at!
  • Visio — Support for Visio 2013 file formats has been added.

OmniGraffle for iPad 2.0.1

October 7, 2014

Requires iOS 8

OmniGraffle 2.0.1 for iPad is a minor update that fixes an OmniPresence syncing bug and addresses other bugs discovered in the initial 2.0 release.

  • Stencil Window — Stencil search results from Stenciltown now display their file size.
  • Drawing Tools — The Line and Text tools now have more reasonable default fonts attributed to them.
  • OmniPresence — Fix for an issue with users unable to add OmniPresence accounts.
  • Import — Fixed a bug when importing OmniOutliner files with a number format topic column.
  • Rendering — Fixed a number of issues when zooming and panning the canvas.
  • Rendering — Fixed a rendering issue when rotating shapes that had orthogonal lines connected to them.
  • Inspectors — Addressed some cosmetic issues in the Fill Inspector.
  • Images — Fixed some bugs regarding image placement on the canvas.
  • Stencil Window — Fixed some display problems in the Stencils Popover when showing the Konigi Wireframe stencil.
  • Drawing Tools — Fixed a bug where multiple style chits could wind up in a selected state when using the Drawing Tools Popover.
  • Drawing Tools — Fixed a bug where text style chits could not be added as a favorite.

OmniGraffle for iPad 2.0

September 17, 2014

Requires iOS 8

Welcome to OmniGraffle 2 for iPad! Some highlights of the new features include:

  • Pro Upgrade — Several Professional features such as Visio support, shape combinations, tables, and more are now available as an In-App Purchase (available for free to customers who upgrade from v1).
  • Stencil Searching — You can now search for user-submitted stencils at our own repository, Stenciltown.
  • User Interface — Interface changes have been made to bring OmniGraffle up to date with iOS 8. A new Canvases sidebar has been added, as well as the ability to hide interface controls completely.
  • Shape Combinations — Combine two or more objects on the canvas to create a custom shape. Included with the Pro In-App Purchase.
  • Visio Support — Import and export support for Visio file formats. Included with the Pro In-App Purchase.
  • OmniOutliner Support — Import and export support for OmniOutliner files.
  • Inspectors — New fill, stroke, and shadow styles have been added.
  • AirDrop — Easily AirDrop files between iOS 8 and Mac OS X 10.10 apps.
  • Drawing Tools — Manipulate vertex points on shapes with the Freehand Tool, and convert them to B├ęzier points.
  • Templates — When you create a new document you will be presented with a list of your templates to start from. Easily turn an existing document into a template or create one from scratch.
  • Folders — Have a lot of diagrams on your iPad? Organize them with folders. For those syncing with OmniPresence, the same folders will be visible on the Mac.

OmniGraffle for Mac 6.0.5

April 2, 2014

Requires Mac OS 10.8 Mountain Lion

OmniGraffle 6.0.5 fixes a number of bugs as well as adding support for stencil searching from our online library.

  • Stencil Library — Stencil search results should now include results from our online Library, which has been seeded with stencils from the old OmniGraffle Extras page. User-submitted stencils are coming soon; if you’ve created any stencils that you would like to contribute, please contact us!
  • Page Setup scale — By popular request, the scale in Page Setup once again applies to canvases as well as to print (just as it did in releases prior to version 6.0.4).
  • Stability — Fixed an autosave-related crash.
  • Sidebar — Fixed a crash when right-clicking a locked layer.
  • Visio — Fixed a crash importing certain Visio XML documents.
  • Stencils — The “Show in Finder” button should now work appropriately for downloaded stencils as a result of a search.
  • Text — Text lists should now propagate while creating them.
  • Stencil Library — Fixed an issue downloading invalid file types from our online Library.

OmniGraffle for Mac 6.0.4

February 3, 2014

Requires Mac OS X v10.8+

Bug Fixes

  • Page Setup scale now only applies to print operations, and should not affect canvas size values.
  • The Auto-covert Scaled Objects setting now applies to the destination canvas, not the originating one.
  • Multi-touch gesture sensitivity has been dialed back a little.
  • It’s now possible to set the default font for Line Labels.
  • Imported Visio stencils are automatically saved as file packages to improve performance.
  • Fixed a crash when importing certain Visio documents.
  • Fixed a bug where notes and data from Visio stencils went missing.
  • Page Setup scale should now be correctly taken into account when printing content that gets pushed off of a page.
  • Objects on Shared Layers should no longer be selectable via Command-A in Standard mode.
  • Fixed an important performance bug involving documents that have placed EPS image data; those images are now converted to PDF on a save operation.
  • Adding a corner radius to a straight line type with midpoints no longer adds a ridiculous number of redundant and extraneous midpoints.
  • Fixed a bug where user data variables would paste improperly in other applications.
  • Fixed a bug preventing the use of the Magnet Tool on objects in Shared Layers.
  • Fixed a bug where Action and Note badges, etc. were only displaying the Graphite versions.
  • Fixed a bug where margin fields could be erroneously included during Photoshop export.
  • Fixed a crash on launch having to do with a certain combination of installed stencils.
  • Fixed a possible crash creating new documents when very large and performance-intensive stencils are installed.
  • Fixed a bug where a new blank document could be generated on launch depending on one’s System Preferences.
  • Fixed a possible crash when closing a document or quitting the application.
  • Fixed a bug where it was possible to drag items to a locked layer.
  • Fixed a bug where non-printing layers were not displaying the correct status icon.
  • Fixed a crash when dragging objects between canvases.
  • Fixed a bug where line endings would not display properly on launching the app by opening a file.
  • Fixed a bug where the line arrow highlight can sometimes draw incorrectly.
  • Fixed a bug scaling line labels.
  • Fixed a bug where groups were dragged into canvases with large unit scale settings and came in at the wrong size.
  • Fixed a bug where corner radius wasn’t being taken into account when dragging objects to canvases with different unit scale settings.
  • Fixed a bug where canvas size adjustment could break using the arrow keys when Page Setup scale was involved.
  • Shadow fuzziness should no longer allow negative values when using the arrow keys.
  • Fixed a bug where choosing a double stroke would increase the stroke width improperly.
  • Fixed a bug where adding bezier points to shapes would put said point in the wrong location.
  • Fixed a bug where empty shapes could not get their font information fully styled.
  • Fixed a selection highlight bug when editing text.
  • Fixed a bug where line labels following a line’s path would not change its color.
  • Fixed a bug where keyboard commands to make text bold would not work properly when actively editing text.
  • Fixed a crash opening some visio binary files with shapes with notes.
  • Fixed a crash duplicating a canvas with certain orthogonal line combinations.
  • Fixed a crash changing the font size of text that contains an embedded pdf.
  • Fixed a crash uncombining shapes in a group or table.
  • Fixed a hang/crash applying a diagram style to a very large shape tree.
  • Fixed a crash duplicating shapes on a shared layer when all other non-shared layers are locked.
  • Fixed a crash combining shapes in a group or table (by not allowing it).
  • Fixed a crash when copying certain objects that had actions attached to them.
  • Fixed a crash when closing documents while there was an active text insertion point.
  • Some work done avoiding infinite loops and crashes therein.