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Export ArcGIS XML Workspace

You can export your modeled Geodatabase Workspace XML Document (containing the ArcGIS schema), which can be imported to Esri ArcCatalog. To export a Geodatabase Workspace XML Document, use the Publish Model Package facility.

Access  Click on an ArcGIS stereotyped package (your ArcGIS Workspace Package) in the Project Browser, then select either:

              Extensions | Publish | ArcGIS
        Extensions | ArcGIS | Export to ArcGIS Workspace XML

        Project | Model Publisher

        Project | Model Import/Export | Export Package to XMI File: Publish,   or
        Right-click | Import/Export | Export Package to XMI: Publish

Use to

Export your modeled Geodatabase Workspace XML Document


On the Publish Model Package dialog:



See also

Root Package

Displays the name of the selected ArcGIS Workspace package.




Type in or browse for the file path into which the XML file is to be generated.



XML Type

Select ArcGIS as the XML/XMI version to export the package to.



Format XML Output

Format the output into readable XML (this takes a few more seconds at the end of the run).



Write Log File

Write a log of the export activity (recommended).

The log file is saved to the directory into which the XML file is exported.



View XML

View the exported XML file.




Initiate XML export.




Close this dialog.




Indicates the progress of the XML export.




In the Corporate, Business and Software Engineering, System Engineering and Ultimate editions of Enterprise Architect, if security is enabled you must have Export XMI permission to export to XML
Before exporting your model to an ArcGIS schema, you must define at least one Spatial Reference element; Spatial Reference elements are referred to by other schema elements via a dynamically linked Tagged Value, named SpatialReference

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