Create a Simple View

On Dragon1, you can filter models making use of views.

Creating a View

To create a view:

  • Go to the Visual Designer
  • Make sure you have created a model, for example, existing out of processes and applications.
  • Select a folder
  • Click on 'Insert View' in the Menu Bar
  • Enter a name for the View
  • Click on OK
  • Select the view in the folder
  • Click on Edit Data in the Inspector bar at the right
  • Enter the attributes as is shown in the screenshot
  • Click OK

Now you see the view being generated.

If the data in the repository changes, you view will also change.

For views there are many different settings and options. Read them all on this page Working with Views

Example Screenshots

dragon1 data for model in repository

Screenshot showing the data for the model in the repository.

dragon1 model in repository

Screenshot showing the model.

dragon1 shape linked to class process

Screenshot showing a model, where a shape has been linked to the Class Process. This shape has become a Process.

dragon1 view looking for class name to filter on

Screenshot showing the view that looks for the Class name to filter things on.

dragon1 view filtering out non-applications

Screenshot showing how to set up a view to filter out all non-Applications.

dragon1 view view filters out everything that is not referenced as business application

Screenshot showing the view that filters out everything that is not referenced as Business Application.