Creating Asset Diagrams

Last modified on January 30th, 2017.


This section contains outlined instructions for how to create a new 'Asset Diagram'.

Via Project Dashboard

Below is an outline of the steps necessary for creating a new 'Asset Diagram' on a new Asset entity via 'Dashboard':

  1. From any view of Innoslate, open the 'MENU' dropdown located on the top navigation bar and click the 'Dashboard' menu item. This will navigate you to your project's 'Dashboard' in Innoslate.

    Dashboard Menu Item

    Note: If you have the 'Dashboard' button "pinned" to the top navigation bar, use that button instead for one-click access to your project's 'Dashboard'.

  2. Once in your project's 'Dashboard', locate the 'Getting Started' panel, as shown below, and select 'Physical Modeling' as your area of interest from the 'What is your primary area of interest?' dropdown. A set of links to help you get started with physical modeling will fade in from the right.

    Select Physical Modeling Link

  3. Click on the 'Create New Asset Diagram (Physical)' link in the "Physical Modeling" column as shown below.

    Create New Asset Diagram Link

  4. This opens the 'Enter a Name' dialog, where you must name the root Asset entity of your new 'Asset Diagram'. Type in a 'Name' and click the 'Continue' button.

    Enter A Name Dialog

  5. This will navigate you to a new 'Asset Diagram', where you can begin adding and removing diagram constructs. Click the 'Save' button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project's database.

 

Via Entity View

Below is an outline of the steps necessary for creating a new 'Asset Diagram' on a new Asset entity via 'Entity View':

  1. From any view of Innoslate, open the 'MENU' dropdown located on the top navigation bar and click the 'Database' menu item. This will navigate you to the 'Database View' in Innoslate.

    Database View Menu Item

    Note: If you have the 'Database' button "pinned" to the top navigation bar, use that button instead for one-click access to 'Database View'.

  2. Once in 'Database View', open the 'New Entity' dropdown and click the 'Asset' menu item.  This will navigate you to the 'Entity View' in Innoslate where you can begin to enter information into your new Asset entity.

    Create New Asset

  3. Once in 'Entity View', enter at least a 'Name' for your new Asset entity.

    My First Asset Diagram Example

  4. Open the 'Open' dropdown located on the toolbar of 'Entity View' and click the 'Asset Diagram' menu item within the "LML Diagrams" section.

    Create New Asset Diagram

  5. This will navigate you to a new 'Asset Diagram', where you can begin adding and removing diagram constructs. Click the 'Save' button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project's database.

Creating Asset Diagrams

Last modified on January 30th, 2017. 


This section contains outlined instructions for how to create a new ‘Asset Diagram’.

Via Project Dashboard

Below is an outline of the steps necessary for creating a new ‘Asset Diagram’ on a new Asset entity via ‘Dashboard’:

  1. From any view of Innoslate, open the ‘MENU’ dropdown located on the top navigation bar and click the ‘Dashboard’ menu item. This will navigate you to your project’s ‘Dashboard’ in Innoslate.

    Dashboard Menu Item

    Note: If you have the ‘Dashboard’ button “pinned” to the top navigation bar, use that button instead for one-click access to your project’s ‘Dashboard’.

  2. Once in your project’s ‘Dashboard’, locate the ‘Getting Started’ panel, as shown below, and select ‘Physical Modeling’ as your area of interest from the ‘What is your primary area of interest?’ dropdown. A set of links to help you get started with physical modeling will fade in from the right.

    Select Physical Modeling Link

  3. Click on the ‘Create New Asset Diagram (Physical)’ link in the “Physical Modeling” column as shown below.

    Create New Asset Diagram Link

  4. This opens the ‘Enter a Name’ dialog, where you must name the root Asset entity of your new ‘Asset Diagram’. Type in a ‘Name’ and click the ‘Continue’ button.

    Enter A Name Dialog

  5. This will navigate you to a new ‘Asset Diagram’, where you can begin adding and removing diagram constructs. Click the ‘Save’ button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project’s database.

 

Via Entity View

Below is an outline of the steps necessary for creating a new ‘Asset Diagram’ on a new Asset entity via ‘Entity View’:

  1. From any view of Innoslate, open the ‘MENU’ dropdown located on the top navigation bar and click the ‘Database’ menu item. This will navigate you to the ‘Database View’ in Innoslate.

    Database View Menu Item

    Note: If you have the ‘Database’ button “pinned” to the top navigation bar, use that button instead for one-click access to ‘Database View’.

  2. Once in ‘Database View’, open the ‘New Entity’ dropdown and click the ‘Asset’ menu item.  This will navigate you to the ‘Entity View’ in Innoslate where you can begin to enter information into your new Asset entity.

    Create New Asset

  3. Once in ‘Entity View’, enter at least a ‘Name’ for your new Asset entity.

    My First Asset Diagram Example

  4. Open the ‘Open’ dropdown located on the toolbar of ‘Entity View’ and click the ‘Asset Diagram’ menu item within the “LML Diagrams” section.

    Create New Asset Diagram

  5. This will navigate you to a new ‘Asset Diagram’, where you can begin adding and removing diagram constructs. Click the ‘Save’ button located on the toolbar to persist your changes to your project’s database.