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Set Default Appearance

If you want to define a simple default appearance for a stereotyped element or connector, you can select the Stereotype element that defines it and just set any or all of the:

  • Background/fill color
  • Border color
  • Border line width
  • Font type, style (bold, italic) and size, or
  • Font color

To set these, you use the Default Appearance dialog.

Access Click on Stereotype element: F4


  • When you save the Profile defining the stereotyped elements and connectors, select the 'Color and Appearance' checkbox on the 'Save UML Profile' dialog

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