5.3.8 The Appearance Tab

Use this tab to set the available colors for the objects that appear on an EER diagram canvas. You can also add colors if you wish.

Figure 5.10 The Appearance Preferences

The Appearance preferences

Changes made here affect the list of colors that appears on the toolbar when adding objects to an EER diagram canvas. For information about using this list, see Section 7.1.2.1, “Tool-Specific Toolbar Items”.

You can also use this tab to set the font face, size, and style for the following items:

Note

On Windows, the default font for the editor supports only latin-1 characters. If you need to use characters not supported by the latin-1 character set, you must change the font here.