Appearance Options

Option Name Description
Graphics anti-aliasing (default true) Smoothen the graphics.
Text anti-aliasing (default true) Smoothen the text.
Description Type Default type of description
  • HTML - (default) HTML text that consists of formatting such as bold, italic, underline, table
  • Plain text - Text without formatting
Caption Placement
  • Top Left - Shape name will appear at top left of shape
  • Top Middle - Shape name will appear at top middle of shape
  • Top Right - Shape name will appear at top right of shape
  • Middle Left - Shape name will appear at middle left of shape
  • Middle - (default) Shape name will appear at middle middle of shape
  • Middle Right - Shape name will appear at middle right of shape
  • Bottom Left - Shape name will appear at bottom left of shape
  • Bottom Middle - Shape name will appear at bottom middle of shape
  • Bottom Right - Shape name will appear at bottom right of shape
Show Package Name Style
  • Within Package Body - The name of package will be shown at the top of package shape
  • Within Package Tab - The name of package will be shown inside the package tab
Diagram background  Background color of diagrams.
Enable minimum size
(default true) Determines whether shapes are restricted to a built-in minimum size.
Fractional Metrics (default true) When checked, fit size of shape will be performed correctly. When disabled, the shape may look better but size may not fit.
Show Stereotypes (default true) When checked, the name of stereotypes, if assigned, will be shown within shape bodies.
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