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

Help Menu

The Help menu provides access to the Enterprise Architect Help files, the Read Me file, the Enterprise Architect End User License Agreement and a range of features on the Sparx Systems website.

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About EA

Display information about Enterprise Architect, including your registration details.

Help Contents

Display the Enterprise Architect Help, starting at the Introduction to Enterprise Architect page.

On-Line Resources

Display a submenu of options for accessing Online Resources.

Open Example Model

Open the EAExample model provided with Enterprise Architect.

New users can explore the example model to immediately see a range of existing model structures and diagrams, several of which are constructed to help demonstrate many of Enterprise Architect's modeling features.

Learning Center

Open the Enterprise Architect Learning Center, which provides quick access to a range of context-specific task guides in a number of specific work areas, such as Getting Started, Modeling or Testing. The guides contain links to Help topics and other useful sources of information.

Shortcut: Alt+F1

Learning Center

Register and Manage License Key(s)

Configure and manage the license keys used to register Enterprise Architect and its Add-Ins.

License Management

View License Agreement

Display the Enterprise Architect End User License Agreement.

Ordering Information

Display information on how to purchase Enterprise Architect.

Order Enterprise Architect

Read Me

Display the Readme.txt file, which details the changes and enhancements in Enterprise Architect, build by build.

Keyboard Accelerator Map

Display the keyboard accelerator map.

You can customize your keyboard shortcuts, if required.

Customize Keyboard Shortcuts

EA on the Web

Open the Sparx Systems website.

Sparx Systems website

On-Line Resources



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User Forum and News

Access the Enterprise Architect user forum.


Open the form for submitting a request for a feature you would like to see in Enterprise Architect.

Request a feature

Bug Report Page

Open the form for reporting the details of a bug you have found in Enterprise Architect.

Report the details of a bug

Latest Version Details

Open the Announcements folder of the user forum, providing details of the latest Enterprise Architect build.

Details of the latest Enterprise Architect build

Automation Interface

Display the Enterprise Architect Automation Interface pages on the Sparx Systems website.

Automation Interface

Introducing UML

Access the Sparx Systems online UML tutorials.

UML tutorials

Pricing and Purchase Options

Display details on purchasing or upgrading Enterprise Architect over the internet.

Purchase or upgrade Enterprise Architect