Astah User's Guide

External Tool on Astah

Run external tools (programs) on Astah.

Adding External Tool

  1. Select [Tool] - [External Tool] - [Customize External Tool] in Main Menu.
    External Tool
  2. Select [Add] button on [External Tools] dialog then put the name in.
  3. Click [Browse File System] then select an external tool.
  4. Click [Variables] then set the Variables.
    External Tool
    Current Project:
    Absolute path for the current .asta file will be set. It would be empty if there is no project open.
    Current Diagram:
    ID of current Diagram will be set. This ID will be used on the Program with Astah API. It would be empty if there is no project open.
  5. Write Description if needed and click [OK] to save the configuration.

Running External Tools

Select an External Tool from the left on [External Tools] dialog then press [Run].


Deleting External Tools

Select an External Tool from the left on [External Tools] dialog then press [Delete].