It's easy to create a new document in Lucidchart. You can start from scratch or select a template from our collection. Click through the sections to learn more!


From the Documents list

  1. Select the Documents tab after logging in.

  2. Click the 'Create' button and select 'New Document'.

  3. Select a template from the Create New Document window. The category you select from determines which shape libraries appear in your toolbox, and you can always add more in the editor.

  4. Click the 'Start Drawing' button to open the editor.

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From inside the editor

  1. Select the File menu when you're in a document. 

  2. Select a template from the Create New Document window. The category you select from determines which shape libraries appear in your toolbox, and you can always add more in the editor.

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From Google Drive

  1. Select the Create menu in your Google Drive account.

  2. If you've already synced your Lucidchart app with Google Drive (see: Google Drive integration tutorial), then you can simply select Lucidchart from the Create menu.

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