Idea

Ability to create flowcharts in the BPMN language in Miro


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It would be great to be able to use Miro to create flowchart in the BPMN language and optimize my company's processes. Is there any possibility of doing this?


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@mlanders

 

This is probably one of the most important features we’re missing and actually a potential reason to not use Miro but a competitor instead.

Which would be very sad as I like everything about Miro. But natively supporting BPMN is a must have in our opinion.

Is a feature like this on the roadmap by any chance?

When you look at how Lucidchart works with fully functional Process Templates I wonder why anyone would bother with Miro. I’ll stick with Powerpoint and Lucidchart.

 

Check this: youtube.com/watch?v=VVkd-jqGuq4 

I would go for lucidchart any day of the week if it was up to me. Now my company has decided on Miro but I keep arguing to revisit the decision and go for lucidchart and lucidspark instead. In my opinion they are playing a different game, a game I want to play.

unfortunately

free Lucid has object limit and not suitable for creating big (or mid) diagram

@mlanders

 

This is probably one of the most important features we’re missing and actually a potential reason to not use Miro but a competitor instead.

Which would be very sad as I like everything about Miro. But natively supporting BPMN is a must have in our opinion.

Is a feature like this on the roadmap by any chance?

When you look at how Lucidchart works with fully functional Process Templates I wonder why anyone would bother with Miro. I’ll stick with Powerpoint and Lucidchart.

 

Check this: youtube.com/watch?v=VVkd-jqGuq4 

Lucidchart has a fully functional BPMN solution, not just images.

Mural haspublished a BPMN template some weeks ago, when will Miro follow?

 

https://www.mural.co/templates/business-process-model-diagram

 

With a more or less good / compliant icon set… :-D

@mlanders 

 

This is probably one of the most important features we’re missing and actually a potential reason to not use Miro but a competitor instead.

Which would be very sad as I like everything about Miro. But natively supporting BPMN is a must have in our opinion.

Is a feature like this on the roadmap by any chance?

Mural haspublished a BPMN template some weeks ago, when will Miro follow?

 

https://www.mural.co/templates/business-process-model-diagram

 

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@Oleg Krutitskiy

 

Check earlier page in this post - there I have posted a demo of a plugin I built which gives you the BPMN icon library drag and drop from the side panel. 

https://community.miro.com/wish-list-32/ability-to-create-flowcharts-in-the-bpmn-language-in-miro-355

 


If you’d like to try it out - direct message me and I’ll give you the install link. 

cheers

max 

Hello!

 

Is any solution for BPMN present?

Without it miro is a useless stuff...

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Hey all, 

 

I love BPMN and love Miro … so I resonated strongly with this issue. 

One of the primary things I do is build Miro Plug-ins… And creating a BPMN icon pallet plugin seemed like a fun, potentially valuable, and easy win … at least on a functional prototype level anyway. Miro actually had an example plugin for draggable-icon-pallet that I was able to adapt- so this took but a few hours.  I hope it might be helpful. 

 

Screenshot:

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Demo Video: 



https://www.loom.com/share/139d557e4ca24f1d81cc9e3f5a8540ab

 

Would you like to test it out?

I can’t share the install link publicly in the forum, but If you direct message me I can send you an install link. 

 

I’m always very interested in co-creating with this community - so if you have improvement ideas for this, or other dreams for Miro plugins… please let me know - it would be awesome to collaborate.   

 

Cheers,

Max


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@Alexander Litvinenko :

And the best is: you can embed the diagram via Webtool and its shown directly:

 

Even if you update your board … @mironeers: This is exact how implementing other boards via iframe should work. 

Michael

O wow guys I found perfect solution :

1 - All BPMN shapes 

2 - Fast suggestions for connection

3 - Import other diagrams

4 - Collaborative editing

 

https://lucid.app/ 

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Does any one found a BPMN service like https://demo.bpmn.io/new  butwith collaborative editing ? While we are waiting the Miro will add this feature

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I love Camunda (where we create BPMN) and was hoping Miro might consider building such flow type functionality (it just works without being overly complicated).

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Searching for the same, I realized that there is a new template called Swimlane Diagram. The closest to BPMN yet.

also LOVE Miro. Sad to see, it is not supporting BPMN, :-(

+1 for this too.  BPMN contains industry standard notation, which is extremely useful to convey complex processes with minimum ambiguity.  Any indication if/when this might be made available as it would greatly enrich an already great solution.

My company develops software that helps clients to automate their business processes… documenting and talking about those processes using BPMN helps to reduce the ambiguity that often derails conversations about what is actually being done before we implement… and what will be done after we implement our solutions. Traditionally we would be face-to-face with a client, and discuss these workflows in an interactive conference room session. I’d very much like to use Miro to re-create the interactivity of those sessions… but I need the standard palate of BPMN symbols & objects. The workarounds presented here are a good start. I’d like to see the existing “card” object extended and used for this purpose… it could also be scraped to provide dynamic documentation of the process.

Hi. Tell me please, what is the status of this issue?

+1 on this. A template with swimlanes would be a start.

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And awesome implementation — https://demo.bpmn.io/new
But without collaborative editing and not so cool as miro :)

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Good example - 

 

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Any news about native BPMN or IDEF0/IDEF3 support?
t’s looks like good feature for modeling business process. 

I love Miro because it provide comfortable way to fast modeling and sharing info. Without BPMN templates (blocks and links) fast and comfort work does’t possible. I don’t like create BPMN blocks by grouping object, it’s hard to mainain. Basic bpmn blocks and connections is really required - see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Business_Process_Model_and_Notation for information (or more complex - https://www.omg.org/spec/BPMN/2.0/PDF)

     

Is there a way to generate flow charts programmatically? I currently Generate a flowchart description from our internal finite state machines and use graphviz to generate flowchart diagrams. But it would be awesome if I could generate miro charts and integrate them into our documentation, etc.

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Thanks, Michael!

 

I’ll love Miro more if they improve it, but this also seems like a good palliative solution to me. Thank you again!

 

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