Object State

Set the Object state for a Class instance

Step

Action

1

Right-click on the required Object and select the 'Advanced | Set Object State' option.

The 'Set Instance State' dialog displays.

2

In the 'State' field, either type the required State (such as 'Awaiting Approval') or select a State from the drop-down list.

The drop-down list for the 'State' field is populated with:

  • Any States owned by the object's classifier
  • Any States owned by any superclasses of the object's classifier
  • Any States owned by State Machines owned by the object's classifier
  • Any States owned by State Machines owned by any superclasses of the object's classifier

3

Click on the OK button to apply the State.

The object now shows the run-time state in square brackets below the object name.