XMI Import

Add [XMI Import] menu in Astah to import model information of Class diagrams via XMI (version 2.1).


Compatible with
Astah Professional 6.7 or later
Latest Version
2.2.2 (Jan. 14, 2015)
No technical support is provided.

How to Install

  1. Download the Plug-in file.
  2. After the download is complete, drag the downloaded .jar file to an open instance of Astah. A pop-up will appear asking you to confirm installation, choose [Yes]. Restart Astah.
  3. If you see the [XMI] under [Tools], that means your installation is complete!
    Import XMI Menu


How to Use

  1. Create or open a project file, go to [Tools] – [XMI] – [Import XMI].
  2. Select xmi file from the file chooser and click [Import].
    Import XMI Menu
  3. “Import Completed” message appears if the load of XMI completes.


  • XMI version 2.1 is supported.
  • This loads model information only. Diagram and presentation information won’t be imported.
  • Notations may appear differently when you import XMI that was exported by other tools.
  • Association end’s visibility setting, TemplateBinding and Template Parameter won’t be imported.
  • Attribute visibility isn’t supported in Astah version 6.6.4.
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