Features Tab

The Features tab of the diagram Properties dialog enables you to define how features (attributes and operations) are displayed on the diagram.



Use to

Show Qualifiers and Visibility Indicators

Show or hide the qualifiers and visibility indicators on the diagram.

Qualifiers include such things as the 'derived' symbol (/) and the public key symbol (PK).

Visibility indicators include such things as +, -, # and ~, which indicate the scope of access of the item (such as an attribute, operation or role).

Show Stereotypes

Show the stereotypes on all features.

Show Property String

Show the advanced property string for all element features, for example, {readOnly}.

Show Operation Return Type

Display the return data type of operations.

Suppress Brackets for Operations Without Parameters

Suppress brackets on operations that have no parameters; that is, Opn; rather than Opn();.

Visible Class Members

Hide Class members according to their scope and methods that specify properties. See the Visible Class Members topic.

Show Attribute Detail

Select whether to show both the attribute name and type or the attribute name only.

Show Parameter Detail

Control the display of method parameters. See the Visible Class Members topic.