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Adding Your Own Custom Browsers

Andy Lapping Video

Did you know that you can define your own custom browsers in Rhapsody using nothing more than three properties and a context pattern ? This one for example ...

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Adding Your Own Custom Browsers

 Update: Something I didn't mention in the video is that context patterns can use java plugin code - anywhere they are used including defining custom browsers - this extends that capability incredibly and also makes those routines re-usable; we can use the same plugin method in a table, in a query and in a custom browser definition.

Here's an example:


And here's how the property references the plugin method:

Here's another example overcoming Rhapsody's limitation of not displaying default values for tags on stereotypes in its browser: