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Alternative Images
« on: March 30, 2011, 01:53:40 pm »
It would be great if when using notations like ArchiMate to be able to create a diagram with alternative images using the same elements.The current behaviour of EA is to disable alternative images when there is a shape script defined for the stereotype.

The reason for this feature in case you were wondering is that I have two types of audience for my diagrams. The IT Staff who can understand ArchiMate and the business such as CIO, CFO, CEO and their persective teams who prefer graphics. Ideally I would like to create the model using Archimate and create some informal views using the same elements for the business but with graphics representing the elements instead of the formal Archimate Notation.  

I would be interested to know if anyone else would like that feature.

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Re: Alternative Images
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2011, 10:20:11 pm »
See:
Consistent appearance override for stereotypes

Consistent Diagram Item rendering proposal

If Sparx would get their rendering engine sorted, they'd be able to take on the world...

HTH,

Paolo
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