Latest Tutorials

Show or Hide Element Parts

The displayed element parts can be customized. You can show or hide various parts without changing the underlying model.

Insert Elements on Single Click

You can add several elements to your diagram very easily on single click.

Container Layout - Flow Layout

Flow layout arranges the nested elements into rows from left to right, the rows are placed from top to bottom.

Latest Resources

ATM Workflow (Flowchart)

ATM usage in a flowchart.

ATM (Data Flow Diagrams)

ATM processes in data flow diagrams. A comparison of two notations: Gane & Sarson and Yourdon & Coad.

Decorator Design Pattern (UML Diagrams)

The decorator pattern is a design pattern that allows behavior to be added to an object, dynamically, without affecting the behavior of other objects from the same class.

Help for Software Ideas Modeler

First Steps

Installation

Software Ideas Modeler needs for its run installed .NET Framework 4.5.1.

Uninstallation

Removing Software Ideas Modeler from your computer is very easy.

How to Apply Your License Key

The following steps show you how to apply your license you get to e-mail after your purchase.

First Steps with Software Ideas Modeler

You installed Software Ideas Modeler and you want to start to work with it. This article guides you through the first steps after running the application.

Diagrams

Class Diagram (UML)

Class Diagram is a static structure diagram which describes the structure of a system by showing its classes with their attributes and operations, and the relationships among objects.

Use Case Diagram (UML)

Use case diagram consists of use cases, actors and relationships among them. It presents a user interaction with the system and defines the specifications of use cases.

Sequence Diagram (UML)

Sequence diagram models communication among objects in sequential order. It shows object, classes and actors involved in the scenario and exact order of messages. It consists of vertical lines which belong to lifelines and horizontal lines of messages.

Activity Diagram (UML)

Activity diagram is a behavior diagram, which shows a scenario using a flow of actions. It models a sequence of actions, decisions based on conditions, concurrent branches and various cycles.