PrF UG classes create class

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Creating a New Class

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Classes Tab
Class Browser
Class Buttons
Class Hierarchy Window
Class Icons
Class Menu
Class Search Bar
Superclasses Pane
Class Editor
Template Slots Pane
Template Slot Buttons
References Window
Creating a New Class
Creating Multiple Subclasses
Deleting a Class
Displaying the Class Editor
Editing a Class
Editing Template Slots
Finding a Class
Hiding a Class
Replacing a Superclass
Adding a Superclass
Jumping to A Superclass
Removing a Superclass
Viewing Class Relations
Classes & Instances Tab
Viewing References
Glossary, Editing Help

To create a new class:

  1. In the Class Browser, highlight the class that you want to be the superclass of the new class.

    Class Browser, "Author" class highlighted
  2. Click the Create Class (classes_class.create) button in the class buttons area at the right of the Class Browser. Alternatively, you can click the right mouse button and select Create Class from the class menu.

    Class menu, "Create Class" selected
  3. The new class will be added under the highlighted class. It will have a default name, such as newspaper_Class_1.

    addition of newspaper_Class_1 class
  4. Use the Class Editor to name the class, choose its role, create constraints, and create and edit slots. See Editing a Class for more information.

The Class Constraints paneThe Class Documentation paneThe Class Name fieldNote iconsThe Class Role menuThe Template Slots pane
Class Editor