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Manage .EAP File Submenu

Use the options on this submenu to repair, compact or replicate your .EAP file.

Menu Option

Use to

Repair .EAP File

Repair an Enterprise Architect project. If a project has not been closed properly, in rare cases it might not open correctly. This option attempts to repair such projects.


All users must be logged off the project while it is being repaired.

Compact .EAP File

Compact an Enterprise Architect project. Eventually projects might benefit from compacting to conserve space.


Ensure everyone is logged off the target project, then select this option to compact the project.

Make Design Master

Make a design master project; this is the master project for creating replicas.

Create New Replica

Create a new replica from the Design Master.

Synchronize Replicas

Copy changes from one replica set member to another.

Remove Replication

Remove all replication features if you no longer require a model to be replicable.

Resolve Replication Conflicts

Resolve any conflicts caused when multiple users have changed the same element between synchronization points.