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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

Editing Source Code, for more information on intellisense and the Common Code Editor