Animating Replicated Objects
It is the common situation when you have a replicated object representing a set of objects and you want each object to be depicted on the presentation with an individual shape. In this case, instead of drawing a number
of shapes individually one by one, use
To animate a replicated object
- Open the diagram of the agent type that embeds your replicated object.
- Draw a shape that will depict an individual instance of your replicated object.
- Go to the
section of the shape's
- Define the number of shapes to be created. Suppose your replicated object is named
object. In this case you should type
- You may set specific visual properties for the shapes. Assume, for instance, that the replicated object has a parameter
and you want each shape to have X-coordinate as defined by the parameter of the corresponding object instance. In this case, type
dynamic property field.
here is the name of the replicated object and
is the keyword used to make correspondence between shapes and elements of the replicated object.