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Port (property)
For automation interface information about the Port property (Is Port through the automation interface), see the automation interface topic for an Attribute or Role in the Related Topics.
This property specifies that an Attribute or Role models a Port rather than a Part. For more information about ports, see Overview of ports
On a Composite Structure Diagram, a port (Port check box selected) is shown as follow:
On a Composite Structure Diagram, a part (Port check box cleared) is shown as follow:
By default:
For an Attribute, the Port check box is cleared.
For a Role, the Port check box is cleared, except when the Role is created through the Port button on the Composite Structure Diagram.
This property is set on the Options tab of an Attribute's or Role's Property Pages:
The following section provides information about the items and diagrams for which Port is a property. For more information about an item or diagram, click it.
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