Using the fast search service

Introducing the fast search tool

The Modelio fast search tool quickly finds elements in a model, based simply on their name.

The fast search looks for namespaces (packages, classes, datatypes, ) based on the following criteria:

Running a fast search

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Launching a fast search

If you click on the 4arrow on the right of the fast search field, a list of the searches you have already carried out is displayed. You can browse this list using the up/down keys on your keyboard or using your mouse. To select an element to search for from this list, just click on it to make it appear in the field and then press “Enter”.

The fast search results window

After running a fast search, the fast search results window appears.

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The fast search results window

The window above shows the results of the fast search run in our example.

Selecting an element in the “Model” view

You can select an element in the “Model” view simply by double-clicking on it in the search results window.

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Selecting an element from the fast search results window in the “Model” view