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Model (Root Node) Context Menu

The Root Node in the Project Browser is the Model element. You can have more than one model element.

The first level packages beneath the Model node are sometimes referred to as Views as they commonly divide a model into categories such as Use Case Model and Logical Model.

Right-click on the Root Node to display the Model context menu.

Menu Option & Function Keys

Use to


Access the facilities of each Add-In currently enabled for the project.


List the scripts enabled for execution directly from the Project Browser.

(Does not display if no Project Browser scripts exist.)

Package Control

Display the Package Control submenu.

Rename Model

Rename the current model.

New Model (root node)

Create a new model root.

New View

Create a new View (package).

Add a New Model using Wizard

Add further models using the Model Wizard.

Copy Package to Clipboard

Copy the selected package to the clipboard, to be copied into another package in the same .eap file or a different .eap file.

Paste Package from Clipboard

Paste a package from the clipboard into the selected package.

Find in Project Browser

Find a specified term in the Project Browser.

Expand Branch

Expand all items.

Collapse Branch

Collapse all items.

Import Model from XMI

Import a model from an XMI file.

Export Model to XMI

Export a model to XMI.

Rich Text Format (RTF) Report

Produce RTF documentation for the model.

HTML Report

Produce HTML documentation for the model.

Diagrams Only Report

Produce a Diagrams Only report (in RTF) for the model.

Copy Reference

Copy a reference to the root node to the Enterprise Architect clipboard. Select the appropriate sub-option to copy the:

  • selected package hierarchy structure (node path) or
  • node GUID.

Delete Project Root

Delete the Model node and all subordinate Views and packages.


Display the Help topic for the Project Browser.