Create a ROOM structure diagram

  1. On the File menu, point to New, point to Software, and then click ROOM.
  2. Drag the Actor class shape from ROOM onto the drawing page.
  3. Name the shape by selecting it, and then typing.
  4. Drag an Actor reference shape or a Modified actor ref. shape onto the drawing page, and place it inside the Actor class shape.

 Note   To change the Modified actor ref. object type at any time, right-click the shape, and then click Select Actor Reference Type.

  1. Drag a port shape onto the drawing page, and then connect it to an actor shape.

 Note   To change the port type later, right-click the shape, and then click Select Reference Port or Select Relay Port.

  1. Drag a Binding shape onto the drawing page, and then connect it to port shapes to represent a communication path between ports.
  2. If your ROOM diagram includes ROOM layers, add additional layer or export connector shapes to connect the different layers.
 
 
Applies to:
Visio 2003