Create a Profile Package

In Enterprise Architect, you must create a Profile in a Package that has the stereotype «profile».

How to

To create a Profile Package

Step

Description

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1

Open or create a Package diagram.

 

 

2

Open the Profile page of the Toolbox (More tools | Profile).

 

Profile Group

3

Drag the Profile item onto the Class diagram.

The New Model Package dialog displays.

 

 

4

In the Package Name field, type a name for the Profile.

 

 

5

Select the Automatically add new diagram checkbox.

 

 

6

Click on the OK button.

The New Diagram dialog displays.

 

New Diagram Dialog

7

Provide the required diagram name, and select the diagram group UML Structural and diagram type Class.

 

 

8

Click on the OK button.

Enterprise Architect creates a package with the stereotype «profile> and with a child Class diagram.

 

 

9

In the Project Browser, double-click on the Profile Package on the diagram to open the child diagram.

You now use this child diagram to add stereotypes to the Profile.

 

 

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