Astah User's Guide

Astah Detailed Support List



Models you can aligh size

DiagramModel Elements
ClassDiagramClass, AssociationClass, Boundary, Control, Entity, InstanceSpecification
UseCaseDiagramActor, UseCase, Boundary, Control, Entity
Statemachine DiagramState, Submachine State
Activity DiagramAction, Call Behavior Action, Flow Final Node, SendSignalAction, TimeEventAction, Object, ProcessBox, Connector
Component DiagramComponent, Part, Classifier, Artifact
Deployment DiagramComponent, InstanceSpecification
CompositeStructure DiagramClass, Part
FlowchartAll the FlowSymbols
Data Flow DiagramExternal Entity, ProcessBox, DataStore
ER DiagramEntity
Requirement DiagramRequirement, TestCase


Models you can set font color.

DiagramModel Elements
ClassDiagramClass, Attribute, Operation, Package, Subsystem, AssociationClass, Association, Generalization, Realization, Dependency, Use Dependency, Interface, Boundary, Control, Entity, InstanceSpecification, スロット, Link
UseCaseDiagramActor, UseCase, Extend, Include, Boundary, Control, Entity
Statemachine DiagramState, Transition Event, Guard, Action, Submachine State, StubState In Submachine State
Activity DiagramAction, Call Behavior Action, Flow Final Node, SendSignalAction, EventSignalAction, Control Flow, Object Flow, Object Node, ProcessBox, Connector
Sequence DiagramLifeline, all the Messages, CombinedFragment, Interaction Use, State Invariant
Component DiagramComponent, Part, External Part, Port, Classifier, Artifact
Deployment DiagramNode, Node Instance, Component, Component Instance
CompositeStructure DiagramStructuredClass, Class, Part
FlowchartFlwos, Transition condition
Data Flow DiagramExternal Entity, ProcessBox, DataStore, DataFlow
ER DiagramEntity, Attribute
Requirement DiagramRequirement, TestCase


Models that Suggest Feature works for

Icons that appear in suggest feature.

Model ElementsSuggested Icons
ClassAttribute, Operation, drop-down list(Association, Dependency, Use Dependency, Realization, Template Binding, Generalization, Nest)
AssociationAssociation End name, Multiplicity
EREntityPrimary Key, Attribute, drop-down list(Identifying Relationship , Non-Identifying Relationship, Many-to-many Relationship, Subtype)
UseCasedrop-down list(include, extends, Association, Generalization, Dependency)
State/Submachine StateTransition
Action/Call Behavior ActionTransition
Lifeline (Sequence Diagram)Synchronous Message, Asynchronous Message
Lifeline (Communication Diagram)Link
LinkMessage
FlowsymbolsTransition
External Entity, ProcessBox, DataStore, AnchorDataFlow
Requirementdrop-down list(Nest, Derive, Copy, Satisfy, Verify, Refine, Trace)
TestCasedrop-down list(Nest, Satisfy, Verify, Refine)
Package, Model, Subsystemdrop-down list(Nest, Dependency, Generalization)
NoteNoteAnchor
InstanceSpecificationLink
(Mind Map) TopicTopic


Models you can add Mini Icon to

DiagramModel Elements
CommonModel, Subsystem, Package, Note, Text
ClassDiagramClass, AssociationClass, Interface, Entity, BusinessEntity, Boundary, Control, BusinessWorker, InstanceSpecification
UseCaseDiagramActor, UseCase
Statemachine DiagramState, Submachine State
Activity DiagramAction, Call Behavior Action, Flow Final Node, SendSignalAction, EventSignalAction, Object Node, ProcessBox, (Activity Diagram)Connector, ActivityParameter Node
Sequence DiagramLifeline, Message
Communication DiagramLifeline, Message
Component DiagramComponent, (Component Diagram)Part, Artifact
Deployment DiagramNode, Node Instance, Component, Component Instance, InstanceSpecification
CompositeStructure DiagramStructuredClass, Class, Part
FlowchartFlwos
Data Flow DiagramExternal Entity, ProcessBox, DataStore
ER DiagramEntity
Requirement DiagramRequirement, TestCase


Models that you can create from copied text

DiagramConverted Model
ClassDiagramClass, Interface, Package, Subsystem, InstanceSpecification, Note
UseCaseDiagramUseCase, Actor, Package, Subsystem, Note
Statemachine DiagramState, Note
Activity DiagramAction, Note
Sequence DiagramLifeline, Note
Communication DiagramLifeline, Note
Component DiagramComponent, Classifier, Artifact, Note
Deployment DiagramNode, Component, InstanceSpecification, Note
CompositeStructure DiagramStructuredClass, Class, Interface, Note
FlowchartFlowsymbol, Note
Data Flow DiagramProcessBox, DataStore, External Entity, Anchor, Note
ER DiagramEREntity, Note
Requirement DiagramRequirement, TestCase, Note
Mind MapTopic


Models that you can switch to curved line / Right-angle line

DiagramModel
CommonAssociation, Generalization, Realization, Dependency, Link, Provided Interface, Required Interface
UseCaseDiagramExtend, Include, Transition
Activity DiagramControl Flow/Object Flow
Data Flow DiagramDataFlow, NoteAnchor
ER DiagramIdentifying-relationship, Non-identifying-relationship, Many-to-many relationship, Subtype


Models that you can set alias for

DiagramModel Elements
CommonNote, Text
ClassDiagramClass, Attribute, Operation, Parameter, Association
UseCaseDiagramUseCase, Extend, Include
Activity DiagramBase Class of ObjectNode
Sequence DiagramBase Class of Lifeline
Communication DiagramBase Class of Lifeline
Component DiagramType of Part, Component, Type of Component Instance
Deployment DiagramType of Node, Node Instance
CompositeStructure DiagramPart Type
Data Flow DiagramExternal Entity, DataStore
ER DiagramEREntity, Attribute, Relationship, Subtype...etc.