Finite State Machines

Visio shapes stencils and templates
for Microsoft ® Visio ® 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019/2021/Microsoft 365 Visio Online Plan 1 and Plan 2,
SmartDraw, Omnigraffle Pro, Libre Office, Lucidchart Pro, ConceptDraw Pro, MyDraw

12 shapes in 1 stencils of shapes (1 metric and 1 in US units, all in Visio VSS, VSSX and VSDX formats) that can be used to create Finite State Machine diagrams. The templates provide a blank drawing canvas and define the way connections flow on drawings.
All the symbols have connection points at suitable locations.
Transitions may also be set to be curved, straight or angled from the shape's right-click menu.

All these example drawings were created using these shapes in Microsoft Visio.

These examples are taken from those shown on the Wikipedia Finite State Machine page.

Double-click each image to see it full size (in new window)

Turnstile exampleMoore exampleAcceptor example

Download and try out the sample shapes

Go to the sample shapes download page

This software works with:

  • Microsoft Visio 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016/2019/2021 (any version, Standard or Professional)
  • Microsoft 365 Visio Online Plan 1 and Plan 2.
  • ConceptDraw Pro on Mac OSX and Windows.
  • SmartDraw.
  • Lucidchart Pro.
  • MyDraw.
  • Libre Office.
  • Omnigraffle Pro on the Mac and iPad.


The current version is V1.0 dated 16th February 2022.


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Finite State Machines for Visio

  • Stencils: 1
  • Shapes: 12
  • Download size: 467.5 KB

US$ 15.00

  • Save money with multiple licenses. The 10-user license comes with free updates for 3 years.

    Finite State Machines for Visio - 3 user license

    US$ 42.00

    Finite State Machines for Visio - 5 user license

    US$ 67.50

    Finite State Machines for Visio - 10 user license

    US$ 124.50

  • Site licenses. All educational and commercial site licenses come with free updates for 3 years.

    Finite State Machines for Visio - Educational/Academic Site Pack

    US$ 150.00

    Finite State Machines for Visio - Commercial Site Pack

    US$ 300.00

Information on Educational and Commercial Site licenses.

The stencil

Finite State Machines

Finite State Machines