Default Tools Toolbar


The Default Tools toolbar provides quick access to the following functions (in order):

  • New project  [Ctrl]+[N]
  • Open a project [Ctrl]+[O] - click on the folder icon to display the Open Project dialog, which enables you to open files or connect to a server, or click on the drop-down arrow to display a list of recently-opened projects and select one of those
  • Save current diagram  [Ctrl]+[S]
  • Cut selected element(s) from diagram [Ctrl]+[X] (the element is not removed from the source diagram until it is pasted from the clipboard into another diagram)
  • Copy to Enterprise Architect clipboard  [Ctrl]+[Space]
  • Paste from Enterprise Architect clipboard as instance  [Shift]+[Insert]
  • Undo last action  [Ctrl]+[Z]
  • Redo last undone action  [Ctrl]+[Y]
  • Print Preview (for generated documents and diagrams)
  • Page setup
  • Print  [Ctrl]+[O]
  • Show Element List for currently-selected package or diagram  [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[R]
  • Open Model Search [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[A]
  • Select the layout of docked windows, toolbars and the Toolbox (<default> is Enterprise Architect, other options display for any MDG Technologies you have enabled)
  • Help  [F1].

You can move this toolbar to any dockable position and it retains that position in subsequent sessions. You can hide or show the toolbar by clicking on the View | Toolbars | Default Tools menu option.