Color Code External Requirements

External requirements can be color coded to provide quick visual cues indicating the status of a requirement.

How to:

To enable color coded external requirements follow the steps below

Step

Action

1

Select the Tools | Options menu option

The Options dialog displays

2

From the hierarchical tree select Objects, and select the Show status colors on diagrams checkbox to enable the status of external requirements to be represented by color coding

Topics:

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Usage

The color code requirements use the following default conventions:

  • Yellow for Proposed
  • Blue for Approved
  • Green for Validated
  • Orange for Mandatory
  • Black for Implemented

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You can change these colors, and add or remove status types, using the Status Types dialog

Status Types Dialog