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Discussion => Suggestions and Requests => Topic started by: SilverSage on June 12, 2015, 02:44:34 am

Title: Auto populate child diagram of composite activity
Post by: SilverSage on June 12, 2015, 02:44:34 am
I've worked with other tools, albeit using different methodologies, that will auto-populate within a decomposed process (akin to a composite activity) its child diagram with the elements connected to its parent process.  Are there any plans to implement this functionality w/in EA?  It sure would help with diagram development.

Thanks.
Title: Re: Auto populate child diagram of composite activ
Post by: qwerty on June 12, 2015, 05:05:59 am
Our old-timer Paolo once wrote an add-in that supported exactly this. I guess he laid this aside the past years where he has not been active but maybe he'll read this post and react.

q.
Title: Re: Auto populate child diagram of composite activ
Post by: Paolo F Cantoni on June 12, 2015, 03:14:21 pm
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Our old-timer Paolo once wrote an add-in that supported exactly this. I guess he laid this aside the past years where he has not been active but maybe he'll read this post and react.

q.
If you search for "Neighborhood diagram", posted by me (all posts - since they're several years old) you'll see some discussion on Neighborhood diagrams.  If it meets your need, PM me and we can discuss a trial licence.

It works on all versions from 9-12.

Paolo
Title: Re: Auto populate child diagram of composite activ
Post by: SilverSage on June 13, 2015, 01:44:45 am
Thanks, Paolo.  I'll read through the threads I found to see what's what and get back to you with some questions; I almost always have questions.

Michael Preiss