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Processor (dictionary item)
For automation interface information about a Processor, see Processor (automation interface).
A Processor is a feature on a Board in the System Architecture Diagram, for example, A Pentium II processor.
You can create a Processor through the context menu of a Board Type, and through the Processor tab of a Board Type's Property Pages.
Note that you cannot link a Processor directly to a Board. A Board uses the Processors that are owned by a linked Board Type.
To see how a Processor is used when defining a Board, click here .
If you select the Proprietary\Processors folder in the Dictionary pane, the Contents pane displays the following information about each Processor in the model: Memory Start, Memory End and Memory Size.
In the Modeler panes, a short-cut symbol on the Processor's icon indicates that the item is a stub.
The following sections provide information about how a Processor is used in the model. For more information about a property, item, model part or diagram, click it.
In addition to the standard properties, a Processor has these properties:
Memory Start
Memory End
Memory Size
The Clock Speed of a Processor is specified by a linked Processor Type.
Owned by
Board Type
Dependency - The Dependency is owned jointly by the Processor and the other associated item. The access permissions you have to a Dependency are determined by the access permissions of the dependent item.
Defined in these parts of the model
System Architecture Model
Shown on these diagrams
Variant Diagram
Can be linked to these dictionary items
Processor type