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    Dia

    Dia is a GTK+ based diagram creation program for Linux, Unix, Mac OS X and Windows released under the GPL license. Dia is roughly inspired by the commercial Windows...

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  • PlantUML icon

    PlantUML

    PlantUML is an open-source tool that uses simple textual descriptions to draw UML diagrams. The generator can be run anywhere within JVM and integrated with various...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... Chrome OS

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    StarUML

    StarUML is a program to develop fast, flexible, extensible, featureful, and freely-available UML/MDA platform running on Win32 platform. The goal of the StarUML project...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    UMLet

    UMLet is an open-source UML tool with a simple user interface: draw UML diagrams fast, export diagrams to eps, pdf, jpg, svg, and clipboard, share diagrams using...

    Open Source Windows

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    Enterprise Architect

    Enterprise Architect is a collaborative modeling, design and management platform based on UML and related standards. Agile, intuitive and extensible with fully...

    Commercial Windows

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    Umbrello

    Umbrello UML Modeller is a Unified Modelling Language diagram programme for KDE. UML allows you to create diagrams of software and other systems in a standard format.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Visual Paradigm

    Visual Paradigm for UML (VP-UML) is a UML design tool and UML CASE tool designed to aid software development. VP-UML supports key modeling standards such as Unified...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Software Ideas Modeler

    Lightweight, powerful, easy to use, UML tool Software Ideas Modeler is a lightweight and powerful CASE tool. It supports UML 2.2 diagrams and a lot of other ones....

    Free Personal Windows

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    Modelio

    Modelio is an open source modeling tool supporting natively UML, BPMN and model exchange with XMI. It allows to draw all UML2 diagrams and specific diagrams for business...

    Open Source Windows Linux Eclipse

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    Papyrus UML

    Graphical modelling open source UML2 tool based on Eclipse environment. Papyrus is aiming at providing an integrated and user-consumable environment for editing...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    astah Community Edition

    Astah Community is an add-on tool for your UML that is ready to use the instant you download it, allowing your UML to be quickly and easily enhanced, and refining your...

    Free Windows Linux

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  • ProcessOn icon

    ProcessOn

    Free html-5 based on-line diagrams design, an ideal tool for visual communication .

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Chrome OS

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    WhiteStarUML

    WhiteStarUML is a fork of StarUML with an intent to revive its Delphi code base by updating code to recent Delphi editions, reducing dependence on third party components...

    Open Source Windows

  • NClass icon

    NClass

    NClass is a free tool to easily create UML class diagrams with full C# and Java language support. The user interface is designed to be simple and user-friendly for easy...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    Violet UML Editor

    Violet is a UML editor with these benefits: Very easy to learn and use. Draws nice-looking diagrams. Completely free. Cross-platform. Violet is intended for developers...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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ArgoUML Comments

Incomplete-- But still very good and I use it exclusively

Positive Comment by BradChesney79
about ArgoUML Sep 2012

This software does a lot Activity Diagrams (Flowcharts), Class Diagrams, other stuff I don't do like Case Diagrams. Lots of stuff.

It is Java, so it goes anywhere, it doesn't cost anything. On my Kubuntu Linux machine it is the most responsive tool I have used-- no lag in the typing or anything I ask the mouse cursor to do.

The one thing I noticed, which is why I marked in incomplete, is that there is no cutting and pasting. That crucial feature is marked on the development web site as something people want and various implementation options are discussed, but in the current final product it is not a feature available. I do fine without it.

I like this much more than Dia. And I haven't had to shell out hundreds of dollars for Visio (or use a crummy Microsoft Operating System).

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