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Import Component Types

Using the 'Import Component Types' dialog you can configure what elements you would like to be created for files of any extension found while importing a source code directory.

Access Project | Settings | Project Options | Source Code Engineering: Component Types

Define Import Component Types



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Type in the extension name for a component type.


Click on the drop-down arrow and select the component type.


Type in any stereotype name that further identifies a component of this type.

Component List

Lists the currently-defined component types.


Click on this button to saves the component definition and add it to the component list.


Click on this button to clear the dialog fields so that you can define a new component type.


Click on this button to delete the selected component type from the component list.


  • You can transport these import component types between models, using the Export Reference Data and Import Reference Data facilities

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