Flow Charting

This page lists of the various symbols in the Flow Charting group.

Symbols related to Flow Charting

Symbols in this group:

Alternate Process

Specifies that the step is an alternative to the normal process step.

Read more »

Connector

A connector is used to represent that the flow is continued elsewhere on the flowchart. Typically capital letters are used in the circle as labels.

Read more »

Data (Input\Output)

Indicates that data is to be inputted into a process or that data is to be outputted from the process.

Read more »

Decision

Indicates a decision point at which the flow can branch based on the answer to the question/condition posed in the decision box.

Read more »

Display

Indicates that the process displays information to a person.

Read more »

Document

This specifies that the process step creates a document.

Read more »

Flow Line

Represents the flow of logic/steps through the flow chart.

Read more »

Magnetic Disk

Represents data storage. Typically a file or database.

Read more »

Manual Operation

Specifies a step in the process that can not be, or is not, automated.

Read more »

Multi-Document

This specifies that the process step generates multiple documents.

Read more »

Off-Page Connector

A connector is used to represent that the flow is continued elsewhere in the flowchart on a different page. Typically capital letters are used in the circle as labels.

Read more »

Predefined Process

Refers to a series of process steps that are defined elsewhere, such as in a subroutine definition.

Read more »

Process

This represents a process, or step in the flow chart. Text is placed in the process box to explain what action is to take place.

Read more »

Sequential Access Storage

Represents storage that is read and/or written sequentially, such as magnetic tape.

Read more »

Terminator

Used for specifying the start or stop points for a process.

Read more »

Have a discussion about the Flow Charting group with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this symbols group page to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Flow Charting Symbols." Symbols.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 26 Sep. 2020. <https://www.symbols.com/group/95/Flow+Charting>.

    We need you!

    Help us build the largest human-edited symbols collection on the web!

    Graphical index

    Use our unique search feature to find a symbol based on its various graphical characteristics:


    • Symmetry:
    • Shape:
    • Colors:
    • Curveness:
    • Crossing: