Embedded services

Import/Export

Exporting a project

  1. Open Modelio (Workspace view active - no project open)
  2. Select a project
  3. Context menu / Export project

A zip file will be generated. It contains the whole project: model, modules, attached files)

Importing a project

This is used to import a whole Modelio project.

Input: .zip archive containing a Modelio project (previously exported from Modelio)

  1. Open Modelio
  2. Run 'File / Import project'

The project is imported in the workspace. It is visible in the Workspace view and can be immediately opened.

There are other ways of importing models:

importing a model

It is also possible to import only parts of an existing model:

  1. Open the target project
  2. Run 'File / Import model'
  3. Choose the source model
  4. select parts of the model to import
  5. Choose an import mode and click 'Import'

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Importing packages from another model

XMI Import

Models can also be imported from other tools via the XMI format.

  1. Run the 'XMI / Import' command from the project root package's context menu
  2. In the 'XMI Import' box, use the browser to choose the XMI file to import'
  3. Click on 'Import'

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The XMI Import dialog box



Jython scripts

Models can be manipulated with Jython scripts.

Create your own Jython macro with the script view:

  1. Display the script view ('Views / script')
  2. Either type in your script or import one
  3. Run your script

ScriptView

The Modelio Script view

Macros can be stored in the Macros Catalog ('File / Edit macros catalog')

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