Welcome to yEd Q&A!
Here you can ask questions and receive answers from other members of the community and yEd developers. And you can tell us your most wanted feature requests.

Copy all Labels to Text

+1 vote
I am analyzing large amounts of data, yEd is great for helping me to find groups within this data set.  I want to have the data (the Node labels) avaliable for use.  Is there anyway to export all node labels within a selected area into excel or any other document even just as text.
asked Feb 26, 2013 in Help by anonymous

1 Answer

+1 vote
Well, you could try to copy the nodes and edges with the labels you want into a new editor tab and then save that sub-graph in TGF format. TGF is a very simple text-based format which you might be able to modify by hand so you can import the texts into another application. This apporach will only work for nodes/edges with at most one label, though.

A more complex approach would be to use XSLT to extract label text from GraphML.
answered Feb 26, 2013 by thomas.behr [yWorks] (119,690 points)
Thank you very much that worked perfectly!
Imprint | Privacy Policy