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Quick Reports Through Custom Documentation in Enterprise Architect 16

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Custom Documentation

  • Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect has a powerful feature to generate a quick report through the ‘Custom Document’ feature.
  • Beneficial among businesses and firms not only because of the ease of generating reports but also because they are usually quite accurate and uniform.
  • Helps the business to stay competitive by making the right data available to the right people at the right time.

What’s new in Custom Documentation in Sparx Enterprise Architect 16?

  • New custom document templates and sample document contents are available through Model Wizard and can be accessed from Document Publishing perspective.
  • This new documents templates allow you to produce high level design, functional and business requirement document.
  • Creating a Custom Document is fairly simple, and you can generate a document with a few clicks by simply dragging and dropping a model content from the Project Browser.
  • It Dynamically updates the entire document or a particular section, ensuring that it reflects the latest changes in the Model. So that, you can save time and avoid regenerating a document then copy-paste the changes in the existing word documents.
  • Warnings are now displayed when data is lost when updating a dynamic part.
  • Ad hoc reporting features allow users to customize to insert their own words, images, logo and other contents to their own requirements.
  • Improved content list, which now includes the element and template for each dynamic part.
  • During document generation, a progress indicator will bring better feedback.
  • Numerous improvements and usability improvements have been made.

Custom Template Figure 1: Custom Templates

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  • Comment Link Bongo Landzela Thursday, 06 July 2023 08:42 posted by Bongo Landzela

    Hi there

    Assume the model itself has elements such as "difficulty" (low, medium or high) included already and now I need to make such elements visible in the dynamic custom document - how do I go about this?

    Is it possible to include tags as well in the custom document? When I drag a model from the browser into the dynamic custom document, I need to be able to include any tag and element as I desire.


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