Creation shortcuts in UseCase diagrams

The following lists presents the keyboard shortcuts that can be used to create elements. Two distinct modes are available:

1. Enter Creation Mode

Activate a creation tool, like clicking on the diagram palette.

  • Actor : A
  • CommunicationLink : SPACE
  • Extension link : E
  • Extension point : X
  • Generalization : G
  • Include link : I
  • Note : N
  • Operation : O
  • Related Diagram : R
  • Use case : U

2. Direct Creation

Create and unmask an element in the diagram without doing anything.

  • Actor : CTRL + N CTRL + A
  • Extension point : CTRL + N CTRL + X
  • Note : CTRL + N CTRL + N
  • Operation : CTRL + N CTRL + O
  • Use case : CTRL + N CTRL + U