From the View menu you can set local user preferences, including which toolbars or windows are hidden or visible.

Menu Option & Function Keys

Use to

Project Browser  [Alt]+[0]

Show or hide the Project Browser.

Model Views   [Ctrl]+[Shift]+[5]

Show or hide the Model Views window.

Team Review

Open the Team Review window.

Relationship Matrix

Open the Relationship Matrix to cross reference elements to each other by connector type.

Element List  [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[R]

Display the current diagram or package in a context-sensitive, editable table, the Element List.

Other Project Tools

Display a submenu containing options for the Resources, Tasks Pane, System, Audit View windows, and the internal Web Browser.

Diagram Toolbox  [Alt]+[5]

Show or hide the Diagram Toolbox.

Diagram Filters

Display the Diagram Filters window, for selecting the elements to show or hide on a diagram.

Pan and Zoom  [Ctrl]+[Shift]+[N]

Display the Pan & Zoom window for panning across a diagram to display sections at greater magnification.

Layout Tools

Display the Layout Tools window, for reformatting your diagram in one of a range of layouts.

Element Browser    [Alt]+[9]

Explore the components of the selected element, in the Element Browser window.

Traceability    [Ctrl]+[Shift]+[4]

Show or hide the Traceability window, for tracing the relationships of an element through the model.

Element Properties  [Alt]+[1]

Show or hide the Properties window for the selected element.

Scenarios & Requirements

Display the Scenarios, internal Constraints and Requirements for the selected element, as tabs of the main work space.

Testing  [Alt]+[3]

Show or hide the Testing window.

Other Element Tools

Display a submenu containing options for the Project Management, Maintenance, Source Code and Relationships tools.

Execution Analyser

Display the Debug Workbench options. See View Submenus.


Show or hide the Scripter window.

System Output  [Ctrl]+[Shift]+[8]

Show or hide the Output window.

Add-In Windows

Display a window, or list of windows, provided by any Add-Ins you have installed and enabled.

If no windows are provided, displays an empty, docked Add-Ins window.

Notes  [Ctrl]+[Shift]+[1]

Show or hide the Notes window.

Tagged Values

Show or hide the Tagged Values window.


Show or hide individual toolbars. See View Submenus.

Visual Style

See View Submenus.

Workspace Layouts

Displays the Workspace Layout dialog for changing the content and layout of the Enterprise Architect workspace.