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Stereotype Selector

The Stereotype Selector dialog enables you to apply one or more stereotypes to a UML construct, from multiple stereotype sources such as Profiles or the Custom Stereotypes list. The appearance of the stereotype is influenced by the stereotype visibility settings on the Diagram Properties dialog.

How to

To select stereotypes to apply/remove




On the element or connector Properties dialog, click on the (  ...  ) button near the Stereotype field.

The Stereotype for: <object type> dialog displays.



Click on the Profile drop-down arrow and choose the required stereotype source.



In the Stereotypes list, enable or disable the required stereotype by selecting or deselecting the checkbox against it.



Click on the OK button to apply the selection.


You can also define a new stereotype to apply to the required construct by clicking on the New... button and entering the name of the new stereotype when prompted.

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