UI Control Elements
A UI Control element represents a user interface control element (such as an edit box). It is used for capturing the components of a screen layout and requirements in a Custom or User Interface diagram.
There are a number of UI Control elements available in the 'User Interface' page of the Toolbox. These include:
- Text Box
- Checkbox (left hand side)
- Radio button
- Radio button (left hand side)
- Vertical Line
- Horizontal Line
The icons can be combined on a 'Screen' icon to represent the appearance of a user interface screen, as shown:
You can also extend the available icons by selecting other stereotypes in the 'UI Control Element Properties' dialog. The full set of available stereotypes is shown here; type or select the text in the 'Stereotype' field to create the corresponding icon.
(where UI Control is the name of the user interface element type)