Tools

The Tools menu provides access to various tools including those related to code engineering, model management, spell checking, customization of features and setting operational options.

Action

Usage

Shortcut

See also

Open Source File

Open any type of external source file (code, XML, DDL) for editing

Ctrl + Alt + O

The Source Code Viewer

Source Code Engineering

Display the Source Code Engineering submenu

 

Source Code Engineering

Database Engineering

Display the Database Engineering submenu

 

Database Engineering

Web Services

Display the Web Services submenu

 

Web Services

XML Schema

Display the XML Schema submenu

 

XML Schema

Model Transformation (MDA)

Display the Model Transformation submenu

 

Model Transformation

Spelling Tools

Configure and run the spelling checker

 

Configure and Run

Data Management

Manage your project's data

 

Data Management Submenu

MDG Technology Import

Import an MDG Technology file to APPDATA

(Not available in the Desktop edition)

 

Import a file

Generate MDG Technology File

Display the MDG Technology Wizard

(Not available in the Desktop edition)

 

MDG Technology Wizard

Wordpad

Open Wordpad

 

 

Windows Explorer

Open Windows Explorer (different options might be listed, to open other applications)

 

 

Customize

Customize the operation of Enterprise Architect

 

The Customize Dialog

Options

Customize your general settings through the Options dialog

Ctrl + F9

Options dialog