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Apply Stereotypes

Enterprise Architect enables you to apply one or more stereotypes to any UML construct, including:

  • Elements (such as Classes and Objects)
  • Relationships (such as Dependencies and Associations)
  • Association Ends
  • Attributes and Operations
  • Operation Parameters.

To apply a stereotype to any UML construct, using the Properties dialog, select any one of the following steps:

  1. In the Stereotype field, type the stereotype(s) to apply as a comma-separated list.
  2. Click on the drop-down arrow and select the required stereotype from the list.
  3. Click on the [ ... ] button to use the Stereotype Selector dialog.

StereotypeSelecter

To apply a stereotype to an element using the Properties window, select any of the following steps:

  1. In the Stereotype field, type the stereotype(s) to apply as a comma-separated list.
  2. Click on the drop-down arrow and select the required stereotype from the list.
     
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  3. Select the browse other stereotypes... option in the drop-down list to use the Stereotype Selector dialog.