Set a Time Range

How to:

To set a time range before adding Lifeline elements to your Timing diagram, follow the steps below:

Step

Action

1

Right-click on the diagram

The context menu displays

2

Select the Set Timeline Range option

The Set Timeline Range dialog displays

3

In the Start Time and End Time fields, type the numeric values for the start and end points of the timeline; for example, set the range 0 to 100

The start time must be less than the end time

4

In the Time Units field, type the unit in which the time is measured; for example, seconds or minutes

5

If it is not necessary to show the time range on the diagram, select the Suppress In Diagram checkbox

6

Click on the OK button

If you have not suppressed it, the time range displays underneath the Lifeline elements that you create on the diagram