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Shape Editor

The Shape Editor enables you to create Shape Scripts. It provides the facilities of the Common Code Editor, including intellisense for Shape Script attributes and functions.

You create the Shape Script on a stereotype that you type in or select on the Stereotype field on the UML Types dialog.

Access:    Settings | UML Types > Stereotypes (specify stereotype): Shape Script, Assign




See also


Select the Shape Script version



Import a Shape Script from a text file



Export a Shape Script to a text file



Exit from the Shape Editor, don't forget to save your script on the Stereotypes tab

Getting Started With Shape Scripts

Next Shape

Rotate though the multiple shape definitions



Parse your script and display the result in the Preview window


Learn More

  • Code Editors, for more information on intellisense and the Common Code Editor