Please note : This help page is not for the latest version of Enterprise Architect. The latest help can be found here.

Project Resources

Resources are the people who work on a project. They can be assigned roles and allocated tasks, which enables tracking of effort and estimation of time to complete.

Resources are added, modified and deleted using the Project Management window.

Access     Element | Project Management (Ctrl+Shift+7)

Use to


See also

Allocate a resource to an element.


Resource Allocation

Record additional project management information for an element.

Effort Management

Risk Management



Obtain a report of resource allocation details.


Resource Report

Configure Project Management data and populate the drop-down lists used on the Project Management dialog tabs.



Effort Types

Metric Types

Risk Types



In the Corporate, Business and Software Engineering, System Engineering and Ultimate editions of Enterprise Architect, if security is enabled you must have Manage Project Settings permission to update and manage project resources, effort, metrics and risks

Learn more