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All Windows Panel

You can use the 'All Windows' panel to access a range of Quick Access windows to select and open a window or a workspace. The panel also helps you to define any number of workspace layouts and working sets, saving sets and arrangements of windows that are specific to a role that ultimately increases your productivity as a modeler. The 'Perspective' drop-down helps you to select and set the global Perspective for your model.

Available Facilities

Facility

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Design

Click on this icon to display the Design Quick Access window, which provides access to the windows for locating, creating and working on objects on the model, including within diagrams. Click on the name of the required window to immediately open it.

Browser - Context The Navigator Toolbar Model Views Inspector - Details Browser - Resources The Model Library The System Output Window The Window Selectors

Properties

Click on this icon to display the Properties Quick Access window, which lists the windows for editing the properties, features, structural elements and internal structures of an element. Click on the name of the required window or tab to immediately open it. This window can be displayed from both the 'Start > All Windows' panel and the 'Design > Element' panel.

Gap Analysis Matrix The Relationships Window The Traceability Window The Window Selectors

Collaborate

Click on this icon to display the Collaborate Quick Access window, which provides access to the Collaboration facilities such as Discussions, Reviews, Journal entries, personal conversations and information concerning the overall model.

Tagged Values The Notes Window Properties Dialog Responsibilities The Construct View The Window Selectors

Execute

Click on this icon to display the Execute Quick Access window, which provides access to the Simulation, Source Code, Visual Analysis and Process Execution windows and tabs.

Construct

Click on this icon to display the Construct Quick Access window, which gives access to tools for managing resources, changes, testing and project metrics.

Publish

Click on this icon to display the Publish Quick Access window, which provides access to facilities for generating static and dynamic reports, exchanging models in part or entire, and keeping the model data accurate and up to date.

Workspace

Click on this icon to display the Workspace window, from which you can select from lists of system-defined and user-defined ('User Layouts') workspaces. Each workspace opens a number of related windows that together support a particular task or area of work in Enterprise Architect.

Model Security Workspace Layouts User and Model Default Diagrams The Start Page Customizing Ribbon Sets Windows Portal The Context Menu

Perspective

Click on this icon to display a list of options to select and set the global Perspective for your model.

The list is headed by the option to set 'All' Perspectives, followed by options for Perspectives defined for the model, Perspectives you have defined for your personal use, and Perspectives (in the 'Specialized' group) provided by MDG Technologies.

In the next block of options are the names of the standard, system-defined Perspective groups, which expand to list the Perspective Sets.

The last item in the list is the Settings option, which you select to display the 'Perspective Sets' dialog. You use this dialog to define the Personal and Model-based Perspective Sets, and to set up the Security Group-linked Perspectives.

Perspectives for Security Groups Customizing Perspectives