Cause and Effect Diagrams

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Cause and Effect Diagrams (also known as Ishikawa or Fishbone diagrams) are the management tools widely used in business organizations. Cause and Effect Diagrams helps to consider all possible causes of the problem and to carry out the careful analysis of a situation. It is one of the seven basic tools of quality control and is widely used for definition the components needed for desired outcomes. This diagram was named Fishbone diagram because it is similar from the side on a fish skeleton with the fish head at the right and the bones at the left.

Cause and Effect Diagrams are designed to identify the potential factors that cause an overall effect. The causes are grouped into the categories, each cause is a source of variation.

ConceptDraw PRO powerful diagramming and vector drawing software provides the Fishbone Diagrams solution from the Management area of ConceptDraw Solution Park that allows to design the Cause and Effect Diagrams quick, easy and effective.

Example 1. Cause and Effect Diagrams in ConceptDraw PRO

Fishbone Diagrams Solution contains the wide set of ready-to-use predesigned vector stencils, templates and samples that will help you create the professional looking Cause and Effect Diagrams in a few minutes.

Export Fishbone Diagram to PDF, PPT, Visio

Example 2. Export Fishbone Diagram to PDF, PPT, Visio

ConceptDraw PRO software offers also wide export opportunities for you. After finishing design your diagram, you can easy export it to one of graphical formats, or to PDF, PPT, Visio format for further useful exchanging with your colleagues or other interested people.

Cause and Effect Diagram - Variation of Resin Output

Example 3. Cause and Effect Diagram - Variation of Resin Output

This sample was created in ConceptDraw PRO software using the tools of the Fishbone Diagrams Solution. An experienced user spent 10 minutes creating this Cause and Effect Diagram in ConceptDraw PRO.

Use the Fishbone Diagrams Solution for ConceptDraw PRO Solution Park for effective cause and effect analysis and easy Cause and Effect Diagrams creating.

All source documents are vector graphic documents. They are available for reviewing, modifying, or converting to a variety of formats (PDF file, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio, and many other graphic formats) from the ConceptDraw STORE. The Fishbone Diagrams Solution is available for all ConceptDraw PRO v9.5 or later users.

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  • Cause and Effect Diagram Software
  • Management Diagrams Software
  • Marketing Charts Software
  • Business Diagramming Tool
  • Professional Technical Diagramming Tool
  • For Mac® & Windows®
  • ConceptDraw PRO native Mac app
  • Easier to use than Microsoft Visio® and more powerful
  • With free support and thousands of templates
  • Brainstorming
  • Project planning
  • Meeting Management
  • Creating Presentations
  • Creating Reports
  • Communicating with Teams

Use Solution:

  • Design Fishbone Diagrams
  • Illustration causes and effects
  • Fishbone problem solving
  • Fishbone Diagram templates, samples and examples
  • Design elements for Fishbone Diagrams creating
  • Import/Export Microsoft Visio™
  • Export to graphics files and PDF
  • Export to PPT™
  • Make Presentation

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Compatibility: Apple® OS X 10.10 or later
Microsoft® Windows® 7/8.1/10

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