Slickplan

How to lock/unlock a diagram?

Slickplan offers a valuable feature that allows all account users to control the editing access to their diagrams by locking them. This prevents accidental edits to your flowcharts. In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the process of locking and unlocking diagrams using two convenient methods.

Locking diagrams from the navigation bar:

From the dashboard, open the diagram you wish to lock.
On the navigation bar, expand the dropdown menu next to the diagram’s name.

locking diagrams from project navbar

Within the dropdown menu, you’ll find the Lock option. Click on it.

Locking diagrams directly from the dashboard:

Select the project you’d like to lock and hover your cursor over it. Click on the padlock icon.

locking projects from dashboard

Unlocking diagrams:

To view a list of locked projects in your dashboard, apply the locked filter to the Status dropdown menu.

Locked projects filter in dashboard

Unlocking diagrams from the navigation bar:

Open the diagram you want to unlock. Expand the dropdown menu on the navigation bar and click the Unlock option.

unlock diagram navigation bar

Unlocking diagrams directly from the dashboard:

Select the project you’d like to lock and hover your cursor over it. Click on the padlock icon.

unlocking filtered diagrams dashboard