ER to HTML Plug-in

Export ER Models to HTML files with one click.

  • Version: 0.9.5 (Updated Jan.20, 2015)
  • For use in: Astah Professional (6.7 or later) - Download
  • Created By: shi-n

This Plug-in enables you to export a list of ER Entities in a project into HTML files with one click. Astah Professional already has a feature to export model information to HTML, but it does not include ER models. This Plug-in makes it available.

How to Install

  1. Download the file from here.
  2. Unzip the file, you will find 3 files (EREntityToHTML-x.x.x.jar, index.css and entity.css) inside.
  3. Run Astah and go to [Help] – [Plugin List] menu and click [Install] button.
  4. Select the EREntityToHTML-x.x.x.jar file and restart Astah.
  5. Now you should find a new menu [Px3Tool] – [EREntityToHTML] under [Tool] menu – this means the plug-in has been installed successfully!
    image 2

How to Export

  1. Open the file that contains the ER Models you want to export to HTML.
  2. Go to [Tool] – [Px3Tool] – [EREntityToHTML].
  3. A pop-up will appear when the HTML export completes.
    image 2
  4. Save both index.css and entity.css files to the folder where index.html was saved to apply style sheets.
    image 2

ER Model Export Example

image 2

Exporting the ER Model above (this diagram can be found in sample.asta) results in the lists below. All the Entity lists are on the left and the Customer Entity is on the right.

image 2

This Plug-in works with Astah Professional