Data Modeler: maintaining entity types

This section contains information on displaying/printing, creating, changing and deleting entity types and their subobjects:

Definition of an entity type

Entity type: definition

You cannot create subobjects of an entity type (attributes or relationships) until you have created the entity type definition.

Entity type subobjects:

Entity type: attributes

Entity type: generalizations

Entity type: specializations/specialization categories

Entity type: Dictionary assignment

Entity type: comment

Entity type: example

Entity type: aliases

Data, hypertext, variants of entity type definition:

Entity type: hypertext

Entity type: variants

Switching to a different entity type, use of an entity type in models (inverse hierarchy):

Entity type: switching to a different entity type

Entity type: use in data models (inverse hierarchy)

Inverse hierarchy: changing the display