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Diagram Copy/Paste Menu

The diagram 'Copy/Paste' context menu provides a range of options for copying or moving diagrams between Packages or between models, within the Project Browser.

Access Project Browser | Right-click element | Copy/Paste

Options

Option

Action

See also

Cut

Select this option to remove the selected diagram from its current location, to be pasted under another Package or element. The selected diagram remains where it is until the Paste operation is invoked.

To paste the diagram, use the:

  • 'Copy/Paste | Paste Diagram' option on the Package context menu, or
  • 'Copy/Paste | Paste' option on the element context menu

Shortcut: Ctrl+X

Copy/Paste Submenu Element Copy/Paste Submenu

Paste

Not used.

Copy Diagram

Select this option to copy the diagram for pasting into another location.

Copy a Diagram

Copy Documentation Bookmark

When using the Legacy Report Generator, if you want to create a complex document that consists of sections of one or more document reports, rather than one complete report, you can create a master document in Microsoft WordTM and within it create links to the report sections using their bookmarks.

Select this menu option to copy a bookmark on the diagram to the clipboard, to be pasted into a search or other reference to the bookmark.

Document Bookmarks

Copy Node Path to Clipboard

Select this option to copy the diagram's node path (hierarchy structure) to the Enterprise Architect clipboard, as a reference.

Copy Node GUID to Clipboard

Select this option to copy the diagram's GUID to the Enterprise Architect clipboard, as a reference.