Astah User's Guide

CompositeStructure Diagram


class-diagram


Create Diagram

  • Go to [Diagram] - [CompositeStructure Diagram]
  • Create from Pop-up menu in the Structure Tree


Hide Diargam Frame

Click the Composite Structure diagram in the Structure Tree, then check off [Frame Visibility] on the [Base] tab of Class diagram in the Property View.
frame

TIPS: Hide diagram frame by default
You can hide diagram frame by default in the System Properties.


Show all model elements

To show all the related model elements on the diagram, click [Show All Hidden Relationship] on the pop-up menu that opens when you right-click on a diagram.
visibility



CompositeStructure Diagram Tool Palatte

This is the tool palatte of Class Diagram, for all the common tools, check out here.

CompositeStructure Diagram Tool bar

ButtonItem
SelectSelect
PackageStructuredClass
ClassClass
PartPart
External PartExternal Part
ConnectorConnector
PortPort
InterfaceInterface
ButtonItem
Provided InterfaceProvided Interface
Required InterfaceRequired Interface
AssociationAssociation
GeneralizationGeneralization
DependencyDependency
RealizationRealization
UsageUse Dependency
NestNest


StructuredClass

There are three ways to create a StructuredClass.

  1. Double-click on a Structured Class Diagram.
  2. Select [StructuredClass] on the Tool palatte and click on a diagram.
  3. Drag a Class from the Structure Tree to diagram and select [StructuredClass].