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A Quickstart Tutorial


Welcome to Enterprise Architect!

This quick-start tutorial is designed to help you get up to speed with Enterprise Architect.

As you read through this tutorial, it is recommended that you have Enterprise Architect open so that you can try out the tasks described. By the end you should be able to begin modeling your own business/software projects with Enterprise Architect.

The tutorial guides you through a number of important basic tasks:



Creating a new Project

Creating a New Project

Adding Views to your Model


Adding Packages to your Model


Adding Diagrams

Adding Diagrams

Adding elements to your model packages


Creating links between model elements


Refining the model

Refining the Model

Throughout the descriptions there are hyperlinks to more detailed information on a range of topics.