FAQ - Troubleshootings


I am unable to open Astah Files


Astah project files (.asta) are upward compatible. If project files are edited by new version, they cannot be opened in older version of Astah.
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If you cannot open project files using appropriate version of Astah, please change the stack size.

Version 6.2.x or later

  1. Open [Tool]-[System Properties]-[File] and specify the appropriate stack size
  2. Click [Apply]-[OK] and restart Astah

Version 6.1.1 or before

  1. Open Astah batch file (astah-pro.bat or astah.bat) with Text Editor. You can find in Astah Installation folder
  2. Find the following line
    • "set STACK_SIZE=2m"
  3. Change "2m" to 3m" or appropriate size
  4. Save the batch file and start Astah