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ArcGIS UML Profile

Enterprise Architect's UML profile for ArcGIS is part of the built-in MDG Technology for ArcGIS.

Access     Extensions | ArcGIS




See also

Profile Support

The built-in MDG Technology for ArcGIS provides:

ArcGIS Toolbox pages that map ArcGIS concepts to appropriately stereotyped UML elements
A Model Pattern that helps you to start designing geodatabases quickly and to use the required package structure in Enterprise Architect
Datatypes that are specific to the ArcGIS platform
Quick-linker capabilities that help you make valid connections between elements


New Diagram

Toolbox Shortcut

Quick Linker

ArcGIS Toolbox Pages

The ArcGIS Toolbox contains five core pages:

Domains  - for coded value and range domains
Features and Tables - for custom feature types and tables
Network Features - for geometric network and topology packages
Raster - for raster datasets
Workspace - for ArcGIS workspace and spatial reference information


ArcGIS Toolbox Pages

Diagram Toolbox

Spatial References

Enterprise Architect helps you to model Spatial Reference information for your ArcGIS schema, including the selection of predefined coordinate systems and associated values.


Setting ArcGIS Coordinate Systems

Disable MDG Technology for ArcGIS

If you prefer not to use the MDG Technology for ArcGIS in Enterprise Architect, you can disable it (and subsequently re-enable it) using the MDG Technologies dialog (Settings | MDG Technologies).


MDG Technologies