excalidraw: Virtual whiteboard for sketching hand-drawn like diagrams

Originally posted on Github

Excalidraw is a whiteboard tool that lets you easily sketch diagrams with a hand-drawn feel.

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Try it now

Go to https://excalidraw.com to start sketching.

Read our blog and follow the guides to learn more about Excalidraw and how to use it effectively.

Run the code

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Local Installation

These instructions will get you a copy of the project up and running on your local machine for development and testing purposes.

Clone the repo

git clone https://github.com/excalidraw/excalidraw.git


npm installInstall the dependencies
npm startRun the project
npm run fixReformat all files with Prettier
npm testRun tests
npm run test:updateUpdate test snapshots
npm run test:codeTest for formatting with Prettier


Pull requests are welcome. For major changes, please open an issue first to discuss what you would like to change.


To translate Excalidraw into other languages, please visit our Crowdin page. To add a new language, open an issue so we can get things set up on our end first.

Excalidraw is built using these awesome tools

And the main source of inspiration for starting the project is the awesome Zwibbler app.



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Source: Github