Deployment Diagram
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Create Deployment Diagram

To create a Deployment Diagram:
  1. 1.
    Select first an element where a new Deployment Diagram to be contained as a child.
  2. 2.
    Select Model | Add Diagram | Deployment Diagram in Menu Bar or select Add Diagram | Deployment Diagram in Context Menu.
See also
UML Deployment Diagram - For more information about UML Deployment Diagram.


To create a Node:
  1. 1.
    Select Node in Toolbox.
  2. 2.
    Drag on the diagram as the size of Node.
To create a Node (model element only) by Menu:
  1. 1.
    Select an Element where a new Node to be contained.
  2. 2.
    Select Model | Add | Node in Menu Bar or Add | Node in Context Menu.
You can use QuickEdit for Node by double-click or press Enter on a selected Node.
  • Name Expression : Edit name expression.
    Syntax of Name Expression
    expression ::= [ '<<' stereotype `>>` ] [ visibility ] name
    stereotype ::= (identifier)
    visibility ::= '+' | '#' | '-' | '~'
    name ::= (identifier)
  • Visibility : Change visibility property.
  • Add Note : Add a linked note.
  • Add Constraint : Add a constraint.
  • Add Attribute (Ctrl+Enter) : Add an attribute.
  • Add Operation (Ctrl+Shift+Enter) : Add an operation.
  • Add Reception : Add a reception.
  • Add Communicating Node : Add a communicating node.
  • Add Deployed Component : Add a deployed component.
  • Add Deployed Artifact : Add a deployed artifact.
To suppress Attributes, see Suppress Attributes.
To suppress Operations, see Suppress Operations.
To show or hide Operation Signatures, see Show Operation Signature.


To create an Deployment:
  1. 1.
    Select Deployment in Toolbox.
  2. 2.
    Drag from an element (to be deployed) and drop on a Node.
You can use QuickEdit for Relationship (See Relationship).

Communication Path

To create an Communication Path:
  1. 1.
    Select Communication Path in Toolbox.
  2. 2.
    Drag from a Node and drop on another Node.
You can use QuickEdit for Association (See Association).
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