PropertyType Class

A PropertyType object represents a defined property that can be applied to UML elements as a Tagged Value. PropertyTypes can be accessed using the Repository PropertyTypes collection.

Each PropertyType corresponds to one of the predefined Tagged Values for the model.

Associated table in .EAP file      t_propertytypes

PropertyType Attributes

Attribute

Type

Notes

Description

String

Read/Write

A short description of the property.

 

Detail

String

Read/Write

Configuration information for the property.

 

ObjectType

ObjectType

Read only

Distinguishes objects referenced through a Dispatch interface.

 

Tag

String

Read/Write

The name of the property (Tag Name).

 

PropertyType Methods:

Method

Type

Notes

GetLastError ()

String

Returns a string value describing the most recent error that occurred in relation to this object.

 

Update ()

Boolean

Updates the current PropertyType object after modification or appending a new item.

If false is returned, check the GetLastError function for more information.