Note shape

In Agilian, notes can be created and attached to a shape via an anchor connector. The main advantage of using notes is annotating a specific model element on the diagram with normal text or HTML text, or to define OCL.

Creating a note through resource centric

  1. Move the mouse over a shape and select a note resource icon.
    Move the mouse over a shape
    Move the mouse over a shape
  2. Drag it to your desired place on the diagram pane.
    Drag the resource icon
    Drag the resource icon
  3. Release the mouse. The shape is connected with the newly created note.
    Note is created
    Note is created

Editing note content

  1. Double click the note to start editing its content. Note that the toolbar above the note can be used to format its content.
    Start editing
    Start editing
  2. Drag the bottom right corner of note to resize it.

    Resize the note

    Resize the note
  3. Click on the diagram background to confirm editing the note.

Related Resources

The following resources may help you learn more about the topic discussed in this page.

 
Chapter 7. Annotations and freehand shapes Table of Contents 2. Callout Shape
 

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