Terminal Block (Oblong) Shows the beginning and the end of the process.
Process Block Shows actions in the process. An operation is performed whenever some change in an item/service occurs.
Decision Point Shows a point in the process where a decision is made that leads to different processing steps.
Document Shows a document introduced into the process or created by the process. The flowchart should show the disposition of all documents.
On-Page Connector Continues the flow on A the same page. On-page connectors are defined with an alpha character starting with A.
Direction of Flow Denotes the direction and order of the process steps.
Hyperlink Symbol This symbol indicates a hyperlink to another file, document, website, etc.
Annotation The height of the text box Used to add additional and its associated line notes to the flowchart increases or decreases as you add text. To change the and reference the notes width of the comment, drag to a symbol on the the side handle. flowchart.
Unit Separator Use to separate units or individuals performing tasks.