Icon Modifiers

Icons of some model elements may have modifiers - small icons drawn over them. Each modifier indicates some essential information about this particular element.

Modifiers can appear in the Projects view, in the Properties view, or in the graphical editor.

The table below lists the most important icon modifiers:

Modifier 

Meaning

Example

Possible elements

Description

 

Error

Any model element

This element raises an error.

 

Warning

Any model element

This element invokes a warning.

 

3D

Presentation shapes that support 3D

This shape is shown in 3D animation.

 

Locked

Presentation shapes

This shape is locked and will not react to mouse clicks in the graphical editor until it is unlocked.

 

Constant


Variables, dynamic variables

The variable is declared as a constant.

  

Array

Parameters, stocks, flows, dynamic variables

The variable/parameter is of array type and may have several dimensions.