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Export ArcGIS XML Workspace

You can export your modeled Geodatabase Workspace XML Document (containing the ArcGIS schema), which can be imported to ESRI ArcCatalog. To export a Geodatabase Workspace XML Document, use the Publish Model Package facility.

Access:  Click on a package in Project Browser, then:

              Add-Ins | ArcGIS | Export to ArcGIS Workspace XML

        Project | Model Publisher

        Project | Model Import/Export | Export Package to XMI File: Publish
        Right-click | Import/Export | Export Package to XMI: Publish

Use to:

  • Export your modeled Geodatabase Workspace XML Document


On the Publish Model Package dialog:



See also

Root Package

Displays the name of the selected ArcGIS Workspace package



Type in or browse for the file path into which the XML file is to be generated


XML Type

Select ArcGIS as the XML/XMI version to export the package to


Format XML Output

Format the output into readable XML (this takes a few more seconds at the end of the run)


Write Log File

Write a log of the export activity (recommended)

The log file is saved to the directory into which the XML file is exported


View XML

View the exported XML file



Initiate XML export



Close this dialog



Indicates the progress of the XML export



  • In the Corporate, Business and Software Engineering, System Engineering and Ultimate editions of Enterprise Architect, if security is enabled you must have Export XMI permission to export to XML

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