Import Source Code

How to

To import source code (reverse engineer) follow the steps below:

Step

Action

See also

1

In the Project Browser, select (or add) a diagram into which to import the Classes.

 

 

2

Right-click on the diagram background to open the context menu and either:

Select the language to import from the Import from source file(s) submenu
Click on the Import Language drop-down arrow in the Code Generation toolbar and select the Import | Import xxx files menu option, where xxx represents the language to import

 

 

3

From the file browser that appears, select one or more source code files to import.

 

Notes on Source Code Import

4

Click on the Open button to start the import process.

 

 

As the import proceeds, Enterprise Architect provides progress information. When all files are imported, Enterprise Architect makes a second pass to resolve associations and inheritance relationships between the imported Classes.

Learning Center topics

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