Widget to draw a diagram on browser

Does anyone know the widget where you can draw a diagram such as drawing lines, placing text boxes and pasting pictures on Chrome browser, and can save it somehow?  Rich text editor cannot handle lines and shapes. Thanks, Jun  
3 answers

There are two marketplace modules you could look at:

Graph editor: https://marketplace.mendix.com/link/component/98525

Paintor: https://marketplace.mendix.com/link/component/110343





I believe there is no such widget readily available.

See the response to this idea (an old one but the response is probably still valid) https://forum.mendix.com/link/ideas/372

If you would decide to create a widget yourself, maybe looking at the following widget could give some inspiration on how to approach it: https://docs.mendix.com/appstore/widgets/signature

And maybe you can find a way offer your users a jump to Word or something equal to do the editing there and store the result in you Mendix app? Creating a widget with this kind of functionality can be tricky and expensive, depending on the requirements

I hope this helps.


Thank you very much for your quick reply. Understood that there seem no such widgets in platform and market place. While I am considering the workaround as you proposed involving external rich client tools like MS Office too, one of customer requirement is to show in on Mendix. I will continue to investigate other options including making new widget and talk to the customer which one they think is best (or even unacceptable).