Model Validation in UPDM
Enterprise Architect supports model validation of UPDM models, validating and reporting errors against more than 160 different rules.
Configure Model Validation
Before being able to validate a model, you first have to select the rules to validate against. Select 'Design >Package > Manage > Validate > Configure Validation Rules' and deselect the checkbox against all validation rules except for the UPDM set.
Perform Model Validation
Open a diagram or select either a Package or a number of elements in the Browser window, then select the 'Design > Package > Manage > Validate > Validate Current Package' ribbon option (or press ). Validation results are displayed in the System Output window, which is opened if it isn't already displayed. To go to the element that caused a validation error, double-click on the error message in the System Output window.