Managing Extensions

Last updated 2 months ago
Extension Manager Dialog

Install Extension

To install an extension from Extension Registry:

  1. Show Extension Manager by selecting Tools | Extension Manager....

  2. Select Registry button.

  3. Find an extension to install by search.

  4. Press Install button of the extension.

To install an extension directly from Github repository:

  1. Show Extension Manager by selecting Tools | Extension Manager....

  2. Select Install From Url button.

  3. Enter Url of the Github project on input box

  4. press Install button.

To install an extension manually:

  1. Get an extension as a .zip file.

  2. Extract the file on the extensions path.

    • /Users/<user>/Library/Application Support/StarUML/extensions/user for Mac OS.

    • C:\Users\<user>\AppData\Roaming\StarUML\extensions\user for Windows.

    • ~/.config/StarUML/extensions/user for Linux.

  3. Check a folder in the extensions path and :file:main.js file in the folder.

  4. Restart StarUML.

Uninstall Extension

To uninstall an extension:

  1. Show Extension Manager by selecting Tools | Extension Manager....

  2. Select Installed button.

  3. Find an extension to uninstall by search.

  4. Press Remove button of the extension.

To install an extension manually:

  1. Go to the extensions path.

    • /Users/<user>/Library/Application Support/StarUML/extensions/user for Mac OS.

    • C:\Users\<user>\AppData\Roaming\StarUML\extensions\user for Windows.

    • ~/.config/StarUML/extensions/user for Linux.

  2. Remove the extension folder to uninstall.

  3. Restart StarUML.

Update Extension

To uninstall an extension:

  1. Show Extension Manager by selecting Tools | Extension Manager....

  2. Select Registry button.

  3. Update button will be shown if the extension has updates.

  4. Press Update button of the extension.

To update an extension manually:

  1. Uninstall extension of old version manually.

  2. Install extension of new version manually.

  3. Restart StarUML.