Add States to a State Lifeline

To add States to a State Lifeline, follow the steps below:

Step

Description

See Also

1

Click on the State Lifeline element

The New State button (New State Button) and Edit States button (Edit State Button) display at the bottom left of the element

 

2

Click on the New State button

The New State dialog displays

 

3

In the State field, type the name of the state

 

4

Click on the OK button

You must add at least two states; for example, On and Off

 

5

As you add states, increase the height of the element by dragging a handle-box (Handlebox ) on the edge of the element

You can also add states using the States tab of the Configure Timeline dialog; add either:

  • Discrete states to the Timeline, or
  • A continuous range of numeric states

Add a New State

Numeric Range Generator