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

Diagram Toolbar


The Diagram toolbar provides quick access to the following functions (in order):

  • Align selected elements to the left  [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[!]
  • Align selected elements to the right  [Ctrl]+[Alt]+["]
  • Align selected elements to the top  [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[#]
  • Align selected elements to the bottom  [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[$]
  • Bring selected element to top of Z order
  • Move selected element to bottom of Z order
  • Go to previous diagram  [Alt]+[!]
  • Go to next diagram  [Alt]+["]
  • Go to default diagram
  • Zoom In
  • Zoom Out
  • Zoom to fit diagram
  • Zoom to fit page
  • Zoom to 100%
  • Auto-layout diagram (not for Behavioral diagrams) in the Digraph layout
  • Show diagram properties  [F5]
  • Paste appearance as copied into the Painter from an element's Appearance context menu
  • Delete selected element(s)  [Ctrl]+[D]

Any actions that result in a change in diagram content and appearance (including Zoom) can be saved as changes to the diagram.

You can move this toolbar to any dockable position and it retains that position in subsequent sessions. You can hide or show the toolbar by clicking on the View | Toolbars | Diagram menu option.