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Convert UML Model tool

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This function helps user apply a selected UML profile on a model automatically.


  • Apply a UML profile on existing model.
  • Clone the existing model and apply a UML profile on the newly generated model.
  • Convert attribute data type based on
  • a data type mapping file
  • user’s input on the interface


  • The selected UML Profile must be a standard UML Profile created by using Enterprise Architecture.
  • The selected data type mapping file must conform to the Solid Ground data type mapping schema.
  • If you select “Change current model” option the existing stereotype will be replaced by the new one.


1. Select “Convert UML Model” item from the Solid Ground Add-In function list.

2. Specify a UML profile which you want to convert to.

3. Select one of the following two options:

  1. Change current model. This option applies the new UML profile on the selected model package.
  2. Create a new model. This option clones the selected the model, and applies the UML profile on the new generated model.


4. Choose whether to convert attribute data types or not.

  • A selection list appears if you select this option.
  • You can either create an ad hoc data type mapping table by adding mapping detail in the table, or select an existing data mapping file.

5. Click on the “Execute” button to run the conversion.


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