A Project can be compared with the working Project as follows:
- Click on [File]-[Compare Project]
- Select the target Project and click on [Open]
- The “Compare Project” dialog is displayed
[Compare Project] Window
The differences between the working Project and the compared Project are displayed in the Conflict Tree.
|Models that exist only in the working Project|
|Models that exist only in the compared Project|
|Models that exist both Projects|
Compare diagram elements between the working Project and the compared Project. Double-Click the selected diagram in the conflict tree of the Compare Project Dialog or the Flexible Merge Dialog.
Or, select the diagram in the conflict tree and click [Show Diagram Difference] button.
The Conflict list displays a list of the conflicts and details of selected elements. The prioritized Model (working or importing) for conflicts can be selected for each element.
|Reason of the Difference||Exist Only in the Working Project|
The element exists only in the working Project but not in the compared Project.
|Exist Only in the Importing Project|
The element exists only in the compared Project but not in the working Project.
The element exists in both the working Project and the compared Project, but their
namespaces are different.
The diagram exists in both the working Project and the compared Project, but
models drawn in the diagram are different.
The element exists in both the working Project and the compared Project, but either
one or both Ends of the elements (Association or Link) are different.
This reason is given when Statemachine, Activity, Sequence, and Communication
Diagrams, Flowcharts, Data Flow Diagrams, CRUDs, Mindmaps are drawn
|Same Name but Different Models|
This reason is given when a user creates the same Models with the same name in the same Namespace.
|Type||In this column, Element Types are displayed.|
|Namespace in the Working Project/Namespace in the Compared Project
||In this column, the Namespaces of Elements are displayed. The Namespace of the topmost Element is empty.|
|Name in the Working Project/Name in the Compared Project
||In this column, the Names of Elements are displayed. If the Element has no Name, the column is empty.|
Export Result of Comparison
The result of the project comparison can be exported into a text file.
- Click [Select] in the Compare Project dialog, and specify the exported file.
- Click [Export] to export the result of the project comparison.
- Diagrams: All Diagrams
- Models：Package, Model, SubSystem, Class, Interface, Control, Boundary, Entity, Actor,
UseCase, Component, Node, External Entity, Data Store, ER Model, ER Domain, ER Datatype, ER Entity, Requirement and TestCase
・-: Models that exist only in the working Project|
・+: Models that exist only in the compared Project
・*: Models exist in the both Projects.
|Model Type||Type of Diagrams and Models|
|Namespace and Name of Model||Model’s Namespace and Name|