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Communication Diagrams in Color

It is possible to highlight particular message flows in a Communication diagram using different colors for each message set.

Highlight the colors in a Communication diagram

A Message Flow example in a Communication diagram using Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect.




Select 'Start > View > Preferences > Communication Colors'.

The 'Communication Message Coloring' page of the 'Preferences' dialog displays.


Select the 'Use Communication Message Coloring' checkbox.


Click on the drop-down arrow of each 'Message n' field, and select the required color for each message group.


Click on the Close button.

On your Communication diagram, each sequence group of messages displays in a different color, as shown.