Solving SQL Server Connection Problem December 4, 2014

SQL ServerUpon database modeling with Visual Paradigm, you always need to connect to the database server to perform generation of your database and reverse engineering of your ER model. However, you may encounter problem in connecting to the Microsoft SQL Server, which is a great obstruction to your modeling. In this article, we will provide ways to help you to check whether your configurations for connecting to SQL Server are correct.
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How to migrate reference projects to VPository November 12, 2014

tomcat-thumbIt is often that you have quite a number of models being reused across projects. Duplicating those models across projects would lead to a management nightmare in which you will need to update all those models on all projects when you need to make changes on it. By creating reference projects in Visual Paradigm Standard Edition, you can define those model elements as a global project, which can be reused by other projects. The reference project not only works locally on your machine, but also works in team collaboration environment where it can be shared across teammates. In this article we will teach you how to migrate your local working projects as well as your referenced projects into VPository environment. Read the rest of this entry »

How to upgrade VP Server on stock Tomcat October 24, 2014

tomcat-thumbVP Server is an integrated server providing the facilities including Teamwork operation support, Hosting of floating license as well as Centralized update server. The default VP Server package bundled with a web server where you can bring it up by simply download, unpack and run. The default package also allow user to have a seamless server upgrade, by simply upload a webapp package to server and let the server do the rest. In some situation user would prefer to run VP Server on his own Java application server, i.e. already have a Tomcat for other services in the company. With this setup the procedures for upgrade VP Server will be a bit difference. This article will teach you the procedures to update your VP Server which is being deployed to a stock Tomcat. Read the rest of this entry »

Unable to run Visual Paradigm after upgrading to Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Mac OS X user may receive the following message when trying to run Visual Paradigm after upgrading their Mac OS to the latest version 10.10 Yosemite.

Unable to run Visual Paradigm due to lack of Java

Unable to run Visual Paradigm due to lack of Java

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How to integrate Visual Paradigm with Eclipse 4.4 (Luna) July 16, 2014

Visual Paradigm Eclipse 4.4 Luna Integration
Visual Paradigm supports integrate the visual modeling environment with Eclipse, providing full software development life cycle support to you when you running with Eclipse. But with latest Eclipse 4.4 you may found that the Visual Paradigm related menus are not being show up in Eclipse even you successfully performed the integration. This problem is caused by the latest Eclipse 4.4 discontinued some of their API and extension points, which affecting the integration. This article will teach you how to integrate Visual Paradigm with Eclipse 4.4 Luna.

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Renew Product Subscription for Academic Partners May 14, 2014

Visual Paradigm Academic Partner ProgramVisual Paradigm Academic Partner Program is established for tertiary education institutions to adopt object-oriented technology. Educational institutions taking part in Academic Partner Program will be entitled to free site licenses, providing the software is solely used for teaching. A one-year license will be sent to the education institutions after the application of the program is approved. Academic partners can enjoy software upgrades with this license, which is renewable annually. To obtain license for new versions of Visual Paradigm, or to extend the academic partnership, renewal of subscriptions is required. This article introduces how to renew the subscription. Read the rest of this entry »

Identifying Build Number of Visual Paradigm May 12, 2014

build-num-thumbWhen you report an issue to Visual Paradigm, you are encouraged to provide the build number of your Visual Paradigm product installation. By knowing your build number (and other details provided), Visual Paradigm technical support team can take appropriate measure to your problem. Let’s say if the issue you reported has already been fixed in a newer build, we will suggest you to update to the latest build. Otherwise, we will fire an issue report to our team for fixing.

In this article we will show you how to identify the build number of your Visual Paradigm installation.

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How to upgrade VP-UML/Logizian/Agilian (Single Seat License) with VPository to Visual Paradigm April 24, 2014

coverOver the years, Visual Paradigm International Ltd. has delivered lifecycle visual modeling platforms in order to help our customers to build quality software applications faster, better and cheaper, including the three major product series: Visual Paradigm for UML (VP-UML), Logizian and Agilian. In version 11.1, we amalgamated them to become one single product and has renamed it into Visual Paradigm which is the same as our corporation. Thanks to the Visual Paradigm Software Maintenance, you can upgrade to Visual Paradigm without extra cost as long as your license is within the maintenance period. This article below will teach you how to upgrade your single seat VP-UML/Logizian/Agilian license with VPository to Visual Paradigm, the new product.

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How to Upgrade VP-UML/Logizian/Agilian (Floating License) with VPository to Visual Paradigm

coverOver the years, Visual Paradigm International Ltd. has delivered lifecycle visual modeling platforms in order to help our customers to build quality software applications faster, better and cheaper, including the three major product series: Visual Paradigm for UML (VP-UML), Logizian and Agilian. In version 11.1, we amalgamated them to become one single product and has renamed it into Visual Paradigm which is the same as our corporation. Thanks to the Visual Paradigm Software Maintenance, you can upgrade to Visual Paradigm without extra cost as long as your license is within the maintenance period. This article below will teach you how to upgrade your single seat VP-UML/Logizian/Agilian license with VPository to Visual Paradigm, the new product.
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How to upgrade VP-UML/Logizian/Agilian (Subscription License) with VPository to Visual Paradigm

coverOver the years, Visual Paradigm International Ltd. has delivered lifecycle visual modeling platforms in order to help our customers to build quality software applications faster, better and cheaper, including the three major product series: Visual Paradigm for UML (VP-UML), Logizian and Agilian. In version 11.1, we amalgamated them to become one single product and has renamed it into Visual Paradigm which is the same as our corporation. Thanks to the Visual Paradigm Software Maintenance, you can upgrade to Visual Paradigm without extra cost as long as your license is within the maintenance period. This article below will teach you how to upgrade your single seat VP-UML/Logizian/Agilian license with VPository to Visual Paradigm, the new product.
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