Object State

How to:

To set the Object state for a Class instance, follow the steps below:

Step

Action

1

Right-click on the required Object and select the Advanced | Set Object State context menu option

The Set Instance State dialog displays

2

In the State field, either type the required State (such as Awaiting Approval) or select a State from the drop-down list

The drop-down list for the State field is populated with:

  1. Any States owned by the object's classifier
  2. Any States owned by any superclasses of the object's classifier
  3. Any States owned by State Machines owned by the object's classifier
  4. Any States owned by State Machines owned by any superclasses of the object's classifier

3

Click on the OK button to apply the State

The object now shows the run-time state in square brackets below the object name

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