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Is there any way to update elements programmatically even when they are locked?
This is needed when a language gets migrated (Stereotype, tag name changes...).

As an alternative, how could we
- Save the locks to a file
- Release all locks
- Reload the locks from the file


32
Is there any option to define the lookup package for each tagged value type of type RefGUID or RefGUIDList?
The syntax for defining tagged value type is: Type=RefGUID; Values=Activity;Sterotypes=MyStereotype

We are looking for something like an extra tagged value type specification like "Catalogue={some refGUID of a package}"
Type=RefGUID; Values=Activity;Sterotypes=MyStereotype; Catalogue={some refGUID of a package}

PROBLEM when using multiple Tagged Value Types of type RefGUID or RefGUIDList :
When the value of a RefGUID or RefGUIDList tagged value is not set, The lookup always starts from the last accessed package location for all tags.
This makes the option of using RefGUID and RefGUIDList unacceptable for our end users.


33
Using the connector API (http://www.sparxsystems.com/enterprise_architect_user_guide/13.0/automation/connector2_2.html)

- how can we figure out that the client or supplier is another connector?

- if the client or supplier is a connector, how can we get a reference to that connector? Would the Client/SupplierID then be the ID of a connector?

34
Does/Will EA run on Windows 10 mobile (is it/will it be compatible with the Universal Windows Platform)?


35
Let's say we have several Application Components that realize (they are connected to) some Business Function.

A key requirements for Enterprise Architecture is the ability to show the application component names directly on business function shapes.

Do we have a generic solution to show names of connected items directly on shapes?
I can't find anyway to do this on Shapescript.
Do we need some add-in?
Do we have any shared code available to do this?

NB: This capability should be built in Sparx

36
Does anybody know in which table(s) the model searches are stored?

37
We have some trouble publishing as HTML using a scheduler on Windows Server.
Our schedulers can export to Excel, create a Project Transfer et... but not an HTML report.
Does anybody have similar problems and knows how to fix this?
Thank you,
Alain

Here are the symptoms:

We wrote a c# program that does a runHTMLReport.

When the programme is launched via a bat file in command line it works fine.

When the same bat file is used by the windows tasks scheduler: the process is launched, we see the EA process starting in the tasks manager, but it ends quickly without generating anything. This is happening either when launched as a local admin user or the service user.

We modified the program to run as Timer class, replacing the windows scheduler tasks inside the program. It works fine launched as me. The problem is it stops if we logoff. Using the runas command to run it as the service user doesn’t work. We get back a message “Attempting to start EAGenerateDocumentation.bat as user …” but nothing happens.

We modified again the program to use TopShelf to turn it as a service. In command line it runs fine, but installed as service, it doesn’t do anything.

38
Does anybody know how to add intellisense for Excel objects in VBscript?
Any type library that needs to be integrated?
Cheers,
Alain

39
Automation Interface, Add-Ins and Tools / _tagGroupStates in MDG
« on: May 24, 2016, 06:42:16 pm »
I have grouped tags in 2 MDGs as described here:
http://sparxsystems.com/enterprise_architect_user_guide/12.1/building_models/define_tag_groupings.html

The grouping works fine but the resulting behaviour of the _tagGroupStates is random. When we click on any element, the groups open or closed do not comply with the specification of the _tagGroupStates in our MDGs.

Is there any workaround?

Thanks

Alain

40
For a specific element or Connector stereotype that is defined in some MDG...

How can we iterate through the list of defined tagged value groups, names and value types
without having an instance of this type of element of connector?

41
When including scripts in an MDG, how can I define the script group (diagram, project browser...) that each script belongs to?

This is to work around the following problem:
When an MDG is activated by an end user, the scripts contained in the MDG are all part of the Normal group.
I would expect that all deployed scripts would keep their original script group i.e. the script group defined in the MDG Technology model.

42
Is there a way to create, by script, a dictionary object that contains the Security groups that the current user belongs to?

Cheers,

Alain

43
In our repository, Auto Naming and Auto Counter are activated for the following classifiers:
- Requirements
- Use Cases
As a result, Auto Naming and Auto Counter also apply to any stereotype of these classifiers.
For example, a "UC" prefix is applied to new element that are stereotyped use cases though the stereotype is not meant to represent a use case.

Is there any way to get Auto Naming and Auto Counter settings that are specific to each stereotype?

44
How can we show a different value than element and package names in the Project browser.

Objective: Based on some parameter, we would like to show a tagged value or the alias instead of the element or project name.

Cheers,
Alain

45
What is the most effective way to delete all baselines from the repository in one go.

Is all baseline information stored ONLY in the t_document table (where t_document.ElementID = t_package.ea_guid) ?

Thanks

Alain

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