Creating a Driver Diagram

Create a Driver Diagram and adding a colour code

Interested in a more in-depth tutorial, check out the 'Build a Driver Diagram' webinar here.

Driver diagrams can be found under the 'Driver Diagram' menu option, within your project. See Image below.

Creating A Driver Diagram

Creating your Aim

The driver diagram's aim will already be displayed as it is taken automatically from your project's 'General' page. This means that if you want to edit the aim, you will need to go back to the 'General' tab and change the 'Aim' box.

Adding drivers

Step 1. Click the Edit button

Step 2. The Aim is automatically pulled through from the initial set-up page you completed.

Step 3. To add a Primary Driver click on the plus icon that appears on the Aim box, a new driver box will appear.

Step 4. Type the name of the driver into the text field.

Step 5. If relevant, colour code the driver by clicking on the 'choose a colour' link. You can find more about colour coding and labelling drivers here.

Colour coding driver diagram

Step 6. To add additional drivers and Change Ideas, repeat steps 3 to 5.

Step 7. To create additional links between drivers and between drivers and change ideas, click on the pin icon on the left side of the driver you want to add an extra link to, then click on the corresponding pin on the driver you wish to link it to.

Step 8. Once you have finished creating your diagram, click on the 'Save' button in the top right corner.

Manual re-ordering and linking Drivers

Programme Manual re-ordering and editing pins

Interested in a more in-depth tutorial, check out the 'Build a Driver Diagram' webinar here.