Creating diagrams

Click on the diagram creation icon in the toolbar:

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The diagram creation command and the diagram creation wizard

Key:

1. Click on the "Create UML diagram..." icon

2. Select the kind of diagram you want to create

3. Enter a name

4. Select a context for the diagram

5. Click on "OK" to create the diagram

The diagram's context is its parent model element. The diagram will be created in its parent element which will then be represented by the diagram's background.

To create elements in your diagram, you can either use the left hand side palette, or drag&drop existing elements from the UML browser.

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Populating the diagram

Key:

1. The diagram is automatically opened

2. The diagram appears in the diagram explorer

3. To modify the graphic options, use the Symbol view


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