VP-UML User's Guide
User's Guide

Last Modified: Mar 11, 2014

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Table of Contents

Part I. Getting started

1. Introduction to Visual Paradigm for UML

2. Installing VP-UML

3. Uninstalling VP-UML

4. User interface

5. Working with projects

Part II. UML modeling

1. Use case diagram

2. Class diagram

3. Sequence diagram

4. Communication diagram

5. State machine diagram

6. Activity diagram

7. Component diagram

8. Deployment diagram

9. Package diagram

10. Object diagram

11. Composite structure diagram

12. Timing diagram

13. Interaction overview diagram

Part III. Enterprise Architecture

1. Zachman Framework

2. Business Motivation Model diagram

3. ArchiMate diagram

Part IV. Requirements gathering

1. UeXceler

2. Actor List

3. Requirement List

4. Use Case List

5. Use Case Notes

6. Use Case Flow of Events

7. Wireframe

8. Use Case Note List

9. Scenario List

10. Requirement diagram

11. Textual analysis

12. CRC card diagram

Part V. Glossary management

1. Working with glossary

2. Grid diagram

Part VI. SoaML modeling

1. Service interface diagram

2. Service participant diagram

3. Service contract diagram

4. Services architecture diagram

5. Service categorization diagram

Part VII. Database design

1. Database Modeling

2. Synchronization between ERD and Class Diagram

Part VIII. Business modeling

1. Business Process Diagram

2. Conversation Diagram

3. Data Flow Diagram

4. Event-driven Process Chain Diagram

5. Process Map Diagram

6. Organization Chart

7. RACI Chart

8. Business Rule

9. Fact Diagram

10. WS-BPEL

11. jPDL

12. Decision table

Part IX. Mind mapping

1. Mind mapping diagram

2. Brainstorm

Part X. Modeling toolset

1. Organizing works with model

2. Animacian

3. Maintaining project reference

4. Model Element Nicknaming

5. Visual Diff

6. Using design pattern

7. Model transitor

8. Using Stereotypes

9. Customizing elements with profile

10. Simulacian

Part XI. Diagramming toolset

1. Creating diagrams

2. Project management properties

3. Documenting model elements

4. Style and formatting

5. General modeling techniques

6. Advanced modeling techniques

7. Annotations and freehand shapes

8. Resource Referencing

9. Using shape editor

10. Customizing user interface

Part XII. Code and DB engineering

1. Instant Reverse

2. Instant Generation

3. Java Round-Trip

4. C++ Round-trip

5. Generating Database

6. Reversing Database

7. Reverse ORM POJO Classes

8. Generating Object-Relational Mapping Code

9. State Machine Diagram Code Generation

Part XIII. IDE Integration

1. Eclipse Integration

2. Visual Studio Integration

3. NetBeans Integration

4. IntelliJ IDEA Integration

Part XIV. Impact analysis

1. Introduction of impact analysis

2. Analysis Diagram

3. Matrix Diagram

4. Chart Diagram

Part XV. Report generation

1. Generating HTML/PDF/Word report

2. Customizing report

3. Publishing project to Web Site

4. Report composer

5. Report composer templates

Part XVI. Interoperability and integration

1. Export and Import XML

2. Export and import VP project

3. Export and Import Microsoft Excel

4. Export and Import XMI

5. Export and Import BPMN 2.0

6. Importing Visio drawing

7. Importing Rational Rose model

8. Importing Rational Software Architect File

9. Importing Erwin Data Modeler project file

10. Importing Telelogic Rhapsody and System Architect project file

11. Importing NetBeans 6.x UML diagrams

12. Importing BizAgi

13. Exporting diagram to various graphic formats

14. Extend functionalities with Open API

15. Command line interface

16. Printing diagrams

Part XVII. Team collaboration

1. Getting started

2. Basic features

3. Advanced features

4. PostMania

Part XVIII. Appendix A - Application Options

1. General

2. Diagramming

3. View

4. Instant Reverse

5. ORM

6. State Code Engine

7. Office Exchange

8. User Path

9. File Types

10. Spell Checking

11. Keys

12. Import/Export

Part XIX. Appendix B - Project Options

1. Diagramming

2. Instant Reverse

3. ORM

4. State Code Engine

5. Data Type

6. Code Synchronization

7. C++ Code Synchronization

8. Model Quality

Part XX. Appendix C

1. Automatic Update

2. Connection Rules

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