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Generate the Document

When you have created one or more Model Document elements and, if necessary, a Report Package element, and you have set the document order and established any section numbering you want to apply, you can generate printable documentation from these elements.

Access Project Browser | Report Package or Model Document element: F8        or

Diagram | Report Package or Model Document element: F8

Generate virtual documentation



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On the 'Generate Documentation' dialog, set the generating options for your document as required.

Generate Documentation


Click on the Generate button to create the documentation.

The Report Generator works through the defined content of the Report Package element and/or the Model Document elements and pulls in the information from either the listed Packages or the executed searches, formatted according to the templates identified in the RTFTemplate Tagged Value for each Model Document element.


If you have not selected the 'View Document on Completion' checkbox, click on the View button to view the documentation.

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  • Alt+F1 | Enterprise Architect | Reporting | Virtual Documents | Generate RTF