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Part 2.  User Interface Reference

Table of Contents

8. Introduction
8.1. Overview of the Window
8.2. General Mouse Behavior in ArgoUML
8.2.1. Mouse Button Terminology
8.2.2. Button 1 Click
8.2.3. Button 1 Double Click
8.2.4. Button 1 Motion
8.2.5. Shift and Ctrl modifiers with Button 1
8.2.6. Alt with Button 1: Panning
8.2.7. Ctrl with Button 1: Constrained Drag
8.2.8. Button 2 Actions
8.2.9. Button 2 Double Click
8.2.10. Button 2 Motion
8.3. General Information About Panes
8.3.1. Re-sizing Panes
8.4. The status bar
9. The Toolbar
9.1. File operations
9.2. Edit operations
9.3. View operations
9.4. Create operations
10. The Menu bar
10.1. Introduction
10.2. Mouse Behavior in the Menu Bar
10.3. The File Menu
10.3.1. New
10.3.2. Open Project...
10.3.3. Save Project
10.3.4. Save Project As...
10.3.5. Revert to Saved
10.3.6. Import XMI...
10.3.7. Export XMI...
10.3.8. Import Sources...
10.3.9. Page Setup...
10.3.10. Print...
10.3.11. Export Graphics...
10.3.12. Export All Graphics...
10.3.13. Notation
10.3.14. Project Properties
10.3.15. Most Recent Used Files
10.3.16. Exit
10.4. The Edit Menu
10.4.1. Select
10.4.2. Remove From Diagram
10.4.3. Delete From Model
10.4.4. Configure Perspectives...
10.4.5. Settings...
10.5. The View Menu
10.5.1. Goto Diagram...
10.5.2. Find...
10.5.3. Zoom
10.5.4. Adjust Grid
10.5.5. Adjust Snap
10.5.6. Page Breaks
10.5.7. Toolbars
10.5.8. XML Dump
10.6. The Create Menu
10.6.1. New Use Case Diagram
10.6.2. New Class Diagram
10.6.3. New Sequence Diagram
10.6.4. New Collaboration Diagram
10.6.5. New Statechart Diagram
10.6.6. New Activity Diagram
10.6.7. New Deployment Diagram
10.7. The Arrange Menu
10.7.1. Align
10.7.2. Distribute
10.7.3. Reorder
10.7.4. Size To Fit Contents
10.7.5. Layout
10.8. The Generation Menu
10.8.1. Generate Selected Classes ...
10.8.2. Generate All Classes...
10.8.3. Generate Code for Project... (To be Written)
10.8.4. Settings for Generate for Project... (To be Written)
10.9. The Critique Menu
10.9.1. Toggle Auto-Critique
10.9.2. Design Issues...
10.9.3. Design Goals...
10.9.4. Browse Critics...
10.10. The Tools Menu
10.11. The Help Menu
10.11.1. System Information
10.11.2. About ArgoUML
11. The Explorer
11.1. Introduction
11.2. Mouse Behavior in the Explorer
11.2.1. Button 1 Click
11.2.2. Button 1 Double Click
11.2.3. Button 1 Motion
11.2.4. Button 2 Actions
11.2.5. Button 2 Double Click
11.3. Keyboard Behavior in the Explorer
11.4. Perspective Selection
11.5. Configuring Perspectives
11.5.1. The Configure Perspectives dialog
11.6. Context Sensitive Menu
11.6.1. Create Diagram
11.6.2. Create ModelElement
11.6.3. Copy Diagram to Clipboard as Image
11.6.4. Add to Diagram
11.6.5. Delete From Model
11.6.6. Set Source Path... (To be written)
11.6.7. Add Package
11.6.8. New Stereotype
11.6.9. Add All Classes in Namespace
12. The Editing Pane
12.1. Introduction
12.2. Mouse Behavior in the Editing Pane
12.2.1. Button 1 Click
12.2.2. Button 1 Double Click
12.2.3. Button 1 Motion
12.2.4. Shift and Ctrl modifiers with Button 1
12.2.5. Button 2 Actions
12.2.6. Button 2 Double Click
12.2.7. Button 2 Motion
12.2.8. Middle Button motion
12.3. Keyboard Behavior in the Editing Pane
12.3.1. Nudging a model element
12.3.2. Moving across the model elements
12.4. The tool bar
12.4.1. Layout Tools
12.4.2. Annotation Tools
12.4.3. Drawing Tools
12.4.4. Use Case Diagram Specific Tools
12.4.5. Class Diagram Specific Tools
12.4.6. Sequence Diagram Specific Tools
12.4.7. Collaboration Diagram Specific Tools
12.4.8. Statechart Diagram Specific Tools
12.4.9. Activity Diagram Specific Tools
12.4.10. Deployment Diagram Specific Tools
12.5. The Broom
12.6. Selection Action Buttons
12.7. Clarifiers
12.8. The Drawing Grid
12.9. The Diagram Tab
12.10. Pop-Up Menus
12.10.1. Critiques
12.10.2. Ordering
12.10.3. Add
12.10.4. Show
12.10.5. Modifiers
12.10.6. Multiplicity
12.10.7. Aggregation
12.10.8. Navigability
12.11. Notation
12.11.1. Notation Languages
12.11.2. Notation Editing on the diagram
12.11.3. UML Notation Parsing
13. The Details Pane
13.1. Introduction
13.2. To Do Item Tab
13.2.1. Wizards
13.2.2. The Help Button
13.3. Properties Tab
13.4. Documentation Tab
13.5. Presentation Tab
13.6. Source Tab
13.7. Constraints Tab
13.7.1. The Constraint Editor
13.8. Stereotype Tab
13.9. Tagged Values Tab
13.10. Checklist Tab
14. The To-Do Pane
14.1. Introduction
14.2. Mouse Behavior in the To-Do Pane
14.2.1. Button 1 Click
14.2.2. Button 1 Double Click
14.2.3. Button 2 Actions
14.2.4. Button 2 Double Click
14.3. Presentation Selection
14.4. Item Count
15. The Critics
15.1. Introduction
15.1.1. Terminology
15.1.2. Design Issues
15.2. Uncategorized
15.3. Class Selection
15.3.1. Wrap DataType
15.3.2. Reduce Classes in namespace <namespace>
15.3.3. Clean Up Diagram
15.4. Naming
15.4.1. Resolve Association Name Conflict
15.4.2. Revise Attribute Names to Avoid Conflict
15.4.3. Change Names or Signatures in a model element
15.4.4. Duplicate End (Role) Names for an Association
15.4.5. Role name conflicts with member
15.4.6. Choose a Name (Classes and Interfaces)
15.4.7. Name conflict in a namespace
15.4.8. Choose a Unique Name for a model element (Classes and Interfaces)
15.4.9. Choose a Name (Attributes)
15.4.10. Choose a Name (Operations)
15.4.11. Choose a Name (States)
15.4.12. Choose a Unique Name for a (State related) model element
15.4.13. Revise Name to Avoid Confusion
15.4.14. Choose a Legal Name
15.4.15. Change a model element to a Non-Reserved Word
15.4.16. Choose a Better Operation Name
15.4.17. Choose a Better Attribute Name
15.4.18. Capitalize Class Name
15.4.19. Revise Package Name
15.5. Storage
15.5.1. Revise Attribute Names to Avoid Conflict
15.5.2. Add Instance Variables to a Class
15.5.3. Add a Constructor to a Class
15.5.4. Reduce Attributes on a Class
15.6. Planned Extensions
15.6.1. Operations in Interfaces must be public
15.6.2. Interfaces may only have operations
15.6.3. Remove Reference to Specific Subclass
15.7. State Machines
15.7.1. Reduce Transitions on <state>
15.7.2. Reduce States in machine <machine>
15.7.3. Add Transitions to <state>
15.7.4. Add Incoming Transitions to <model element>
15.7.5. Add Outgoing Transitions from <model element>
15.7.6. Remove Extra Initial States
15.7.7. Place an Initial State
15.7.8. Add Trigger or Guard to Transition
15.7.9. Change Join Transitions
15.7.10. Change Fork Transitions
15.7.11. Add Choice/Junction Transitions
15.7.12. Add Guard to Transition
15.7.13. Clean Up Diagram
15.7.14. Make Edge More Visible
15.7.15. Composite Association End with Multiplicity >1
15.8. Design Patterns
15.8.1. Consider using Singleton Pattern for <class>
15.8.2. Singleton Stereotype Violated in <class>
15.8.3. Nodes normally have no enclosers
15.8.4. NodeInstances normally have no enclosers
15.8.5. Components normally are inside nodes
15.8.6. ComponentInstances normally are inside nodes
15.8.7. Classes normally are inside components
15.8.8. Interfaces normally are inside components
15.8.9. Objects normally are inside components
15.8.10. LinkEnds have not the same locations
15.8.11. Set classifier (Deployment Diagram)
15.8.12. Missing return-actions
15.8.13. Missing call(send)-action
15.8.14. No Stimuli on these links
15.8.15. Set Classifier (Sequence Diagram)
15.8.16. Wrong position of these stimuli
15.9. Relationships
15.9.1. Circular Association
15.9.2. Make <association> Navigable
15.9.3. Remove Navigation from Interface via <association>
15.9.4. Add Associations to <model element>
15.9.5. Remove Reference to Specific Subclass
15.9.6. Reduce Associations on <model element>
15.9.7. Make Edge More Visible
15.10. Instantiation
15.11. Modularity
15.11.1. Classifier not in Namespace of its Association
15.11.2. Add Elements to Package <package>
15.12. Expected Usage
15.12.1. Clean Up Diagram
15.13. Methods
15.13.1. Change Names or Signatures in <model element>
15.13.2. Class Must be Abstract
15.13.3. Add Operations to <class>
15.13.4. Reduce Operations on <model element>
15.14. Code Generation
15.14.1. Change Multiple Inheritance to interfaces
15.15. Stereotypes
15.16. Inheritance
15.16.1. Revise Attribute Names to Avoid Conflict
15.16.2. Remove <class>'s Circular Inheritance
15.16.3. Class Must be Abstract
15.16.4. Remove final keyword or remove subclasses
15.16.5. Illegal Generalization
15.16.6. Remove Unneeded Realizes from <class>
15.16.7. Define Concrete (Sub)Class
15.16.8. Define Class to Implement <interface>
15.16.9. Change Multiple Inheritance to interfaces
15.16.10. Make Edge More Visible
15.17. Containment
15.17.1. Remove Circular Composition
15.17.2. Duplicate Parameter Name
15.17.3. Two Aggregate Ends (Roles) in Binary Association
15.17.4. Aggregate End (Role) in 3-way (or More) Association
15.17.5. Wrap DataType