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Screenshot of Kivio 1.4.2
Developer(s) The Kivio Team
Stable release
1.6.3 / June 7, 2007; 10 years ago (2007-06-07)
Operating system Cross-platform
Type Diagramming software
License GNU General Public License

In computing, Kivio is a free diagramming software that is part of KOffice, an office suite for KDE.

Description[change | change source]

Kivio is a flowcharting and diagramming program for the KOffice office suite, and has a user interface that looks like Microsoft Visio.


  • Scriptable stencils using Python.
  • Support for Dia stencils.
  • Plugin framework for adding more functions.

Other Websites[change | change source]

  • Kivio, KOffice info page.
  • Kivio: Powerful Flowchart Program for KDE, theKompany info page. theKompany sells extra stencils for Kivio, as well as a commercial cross-platform closed-source version (which also runs on Windows).
  • xfig2sml The xfig2sml project allows Dia stencils to be imported into Kivio. To get lots of extra stencils for Kivio, just download xfig-stencils.sml (actually, it's xfig-stencils-0.1.tar.bz2) from the "Files" tab on, then import this tarball directly into Kivio using "File/Import Stencil Set".