Visual Paradigm User's Guide

Last Modified: Sep 18, 2017

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Table of Contents

Part I. Getting started

1. Introduction to Visual Paradigm

2. Installing Visual Paradigm

3. Activating/De-activating Visual Paradigm

4. Uninstalling Visual Paradigm

5. User interface

6. 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

14. Requirement diagram

15. Textual analysis

16. CRC card diagram

Part III. Project glossary

1. Working with glossary

2. Grid diagram

Part IV. BPMN toolset

1. Business Process Diagram

2. Conversation Diagram

Part V. Project management

1. Maturity Analysis

2. Implementation Plan Diagram

3. PERT Chart

4. Documentation Cabinet

Part VI. Modeling toolset

1. Editing diagrams

2. Project management properties

3. Style and formatting

4. General modeling techniques

5. Advanced modeling techniques

6. Annotations and freehand shapes

7. Resource Referencing

8. Using shape editor

9. Customizing user interface

10. Organizing works with model

11. Using stereotypes

Part VII. ArchiMate tools

1. ArchiMate diagram

2. ArchiMate Viewpoints

3. Example Viewpoints

Part VIII. Team collaboration

1. Getting started

2. Basic features

3. Advanced features

4. PostMania

Part IX. Code engineering

1. Instant Reverse

2. Instant Generation

3. Java Round-Trip

4. C++ Round-trip

5. Reverse ORM POJO Classes

6. Generating Object-Relational Mapping Code

7. State Machine Diagram Code Generation

8. Generating REST API

Part X. Database design and engineering

1. Introduction

2. Designer Guides

3. Database Management Guides

4. Programming Guides

Part XI. Advanced modeling toolset

1. Maintaining project reference

2. Model element nicknaming

3. Visual Diff

4. Using design pattern

5. Model transitor

6. Customizing elements with profile

7. Mind mapping diagram

8. Brainstorm

9. Color Legend

Part XII. Document production

1. Publishing project to Web Site

2. Doc. Composer - Introduction

3. Doc. Composer - Build from Scratch

4. Doc. Composer - Fill-in Doc

5. Doc. Composer - Writing Element Templates

Part XIII. Business modeling

1. Data Flow Diagram

2. Event-driven Process Chain Diagram

3. Process Map Diagram

4. Organization Chart

5. RACI Chart

6. Business Concept Diagram

Part XIV. Business rule

1. Business rule management

2. Fact Model

3. Decision table

Part XV. Agile development

2. User Story

4. Sprint

Part XVI. Wireframe

1. Wireframe

2. Storyboard

Part XVII. Impact analysis

1. Introduction of impact analysis

2. Analysis Diagram

3. Matrix Diagram

4. Chart Diagram

Part XVIII. CMMN toolset

1. CMMN Diagram

Part XIX. SoaML modeling

1. Service interface diagram

2. Service participant diagram

3. Service contract diagram

4. Services architecture diagram

5. Service categorization diagram

Part XX. Design animation

1. Animation

Part XXI. IDE Integration

1. Eclipse Integration

2. Visual Studio Integration

3. NetBeans Integration

4. IntelliJ IDEA Integration

Part XXII. 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 XXIII. Process simulation

1. Process Simulation

Part XXIV. Enterprise Architecture

1. Zachman Framework

2. Business Motivation Model diagram

Part XXV. Appendix A - Application Options

1. General

2. Diagramming

3. View

4. Instant Reverse

5. ORM

6. State Code Engine

7. User Path

8. File Types

9. Spell Checking

10. Keys

11. Import/Export

Part XXVI. 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 XXVII. Appendix C

1. Product Update

2. Connection Rules

3. Multi- Languages support