IClass Interface

 

A description or partial description of objects that can respond to messages and events, hold values, and change state.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualStudio.Uml.Classes
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualStudio.Uml.Interfaces (in Microsoft.VisualStudio.Uml.Interfaces.dll)

public interface IClass : IBehavioredClassifier, IClassifier, 
	IType, IPackageableElement, INamedElement, IElement, IParameterableElement, 
	INamespace, IRedefinableElement, ITemplateableElement, IEncapsulatedClassifier, 
	IStructuredClassifier

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyApplicableStereotypes

The set of stereotypes that could be applied to this element. (Inherited from IElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyAppliedStereotypes

Each IStereotypeInstance denotes that a stereotype has been applied to this element.(Inherited from IElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyClientDependencies

Gets the Dependency relationships for which this element is the Client. (Inherited from INamedElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDescription

The description of this element. (Inherited from IElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyFeatures

Gets the Attributes, Operations and Receptions that are associated with every member of this class. A subset of Namespace::Member. (Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyGeneralizations

Gets the Generalization relationships through which this Classifier inherits Features. (Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyGenerals

Gets the Classifiers from which this Classifier inherits Members. (Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyInheritedMembers

Gets the subset of Members that are inherited. (Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyInterfaceRealizations

Gets the Interfaces realized by this behavior. (Inherited from IBehavioredClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsAbstract

True if this is a partial description intended to be extended or overridden in specializing classes. (Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsActiveClass

True if each instance of this class is associated with a thread of control.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsLeaf

True if this element should not be specialized. That is, it should not be the target of a Generalization relationship. (Inherited from IRedefinableElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIsTemplate

True if this class is a template that can be bound to parameters. (Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyMembers

Gets the elements that are part of this Namespace. (Inherited from INamespace.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

The name of this element within the Namespace that contains it. In this Namespace, there should be no other element that has this Name. (Inherited from INamedElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyNamespace

Gets the Namespace in which this element is defined. May be null. (Inherited from INamedElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyNestedClassifiers

Gets the list of classes that are defined inside this class.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedAttributes

Gets the list of attributes (properties) that are defined in this class.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedBehaviors

Gets the Behaviors defined within the scope of this classifier. (Inherited from IBehavioredClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedComments

Gets Comments contained in this element (not comments linked to it). (Inherited from IElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedConnectors

Gets the connectors owned by the classifier, for example the Assembly and Delegate connectors in a Component. (Inherited from IStructuredClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedElements

Gets Elements owned by this element. Every element has one owner, except the root IModel.(Inherited from IElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedMembers

Gets the elements that are defined within this Namespace. (Inherited from INamespace.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedOperations

Gets the list of operations that are defined in this class.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedPorts

Gets the Ports through which instances of this type interact with other instances. (Inherited from IEncapsulatedClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwnedRedefinableTemplateSignature

(Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwner

Gets the Element that owns this element. Every element except the root IModel has one owner.(Inherited from IElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwningPackage

Gets the package that contains this element. (Inherited from IPackageableElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOwningTemplateParameter

If not null, this element is defined as a parameter in a template. (Inherited from IParameterableElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPackage

Gets the package to which the type belongs. (Inherited from IType.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPackageImports

Gets the packages that are imported by this namespace. (Inherited from INamespace.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyParts

Gets the Properties of which this classifier is composed. (Inherited from IStructuredClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyQualifiedName

Gets the name of this element, prefixed with the Qualified Name of the Namespace that contains it. Empty if the Name is empty or if the Qualified Name of the Namespace is empty. (Inherited from INamedElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertySuperClasses

Gets the Classes from which this class inherits features.

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTemplateBindings

Gets the Bindings in which this element is used. (Inherited from ITemplateableElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTemplateParameter

If not null, this element is defined as a parameter in a template. (Inherited from IParameterableElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyTypedElements

Gets the Typed elements that are constrained to contain values of this type. (Inherited from IType.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyUseCases

Gets the Use Cases for which this Classifier is the Subject. (Inherited from IClassifier.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyVisibility

Defines where the element can be referenced. Public = visible anywhere; private = visible only in the owning Namespace; protected = visible to elements that have a generalization relationship to the owning Namespace; package = visible only in the Package owning the Namespace, if there is one. Default = public. (Inherited from INamedElement.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyVisibleAppliedStereotypes

(Inherited from IElement.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodAddReference(String, String, Boolean)

Links a string to an element, usually where the string is a reference such as a URI, modelbus reference, or work item ID. Use the name to indicate the type of reference. Returns an IReference object that represents the link.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodApplyStereotype(IStereotype)

Applies the stereotype to element. Creates an IStereotypeInstance that represents the extension of the model element by the stereotype.(Defined by ProfileStereotypeExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateAttribute()

Create a new IProperty object in the Class(Defined by ClassExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateConnector(IConnectableElement, IConnectableElement, IProperty, IProperty)

Connect the source element to a target element, such as a Part or Port. If the source or target is a Port located on a Part, specify both.(Defined by ConnectableElementExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateGeneralization(IClassifier)

Create a new generalization of this classifier. An IGeneralization relationship is created between this and another given classifier.(Defined by ClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateInteraction()

Create a new IInteraction object in the BehavioredClassifier(Defined by BehavioredClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateNestedActivity()

Create an activity that describes the behavior of this element.(Defined by BehavioredClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateOperation()

Create a new IOperation object in the Class(Defined by ClassExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreatePackageImport(IPackage)

Import a package into a namespace. Creates an IPackageImport link to the package.(Defined by NamespaceExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreatePart()

Overloaded. Create a new Part, with an unspecified type.(Defined by StructuredClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreatePart(IComponent)

Overloaded. Create a new Part, with a given type, or with a new type. Specify a null type to create a new Component as the type of the Part.(Defined by StructuredClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateTemplateBinding(IClassifier)

Bind the given classifier to given template classifier. If required, add parameter substitutions using CreateSubstitution.(Defined by TemplateBindingExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateTemplateParameter(IParameterableElement)

Overloaded. Creates a template parameter that references given parameteredElement.(Defined by TemplateBindingExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateTemplateParameter(TemplateParameterKind, String)

Overloaded. Creates a template parameter with the given name.(Defined by TemplateBindingExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodCreateTemplateSignature()

Creates a template signature on the given classifier.(Defined by TemplateBindingExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodDelete()

Deletes this element and any relationships, owned elements, and shapes.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodDeleteAllReference(String)

Remove all the references of a given tag.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodFindTemplateParameter(String)

Find a template parameter by name.(Defined by TemplateBindingExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetDependencyClients()

Return a collection of elements that are dependent on this.(Defined by NamedElementExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetDependencySuppliers()

Return a collection of elements on which this is dependent.(Defined by NamedElementExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetId()

Gets a GUID that identifies this element.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetImportedPackages()

The imported packages of the namespace(Defined by PackageExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetModelStore()

Overloaded. Gets the IModelStore that contains this element.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetOutgoingAssociationEnds()

The opposite ends of the associations that are linked to this classifier. From the association ends, you can get the linked classifier and its type.(Defined by ClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetRealizedInterfaces()

Returns a collection of the IInterfaces implemented by the given classifier.(Defined by BehavioredClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReferences(String)

Get the IReferences of a given tag that are associated with this element.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetRelatedElements<T>()

Gets elements related to this element by relationships of the specified type.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetRelatedLinks<T>()

Gets relationships of a specified type from or to this element.(Defined by UmlExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetSpecifics()

Returns all the classifiers that specialize this classifier.(Defined by ClassifierExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSetOwner(IPackage)

Overloaded. Change the owner.(Defined by SetOwnerExtensions.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodShapes(IDiagram)

Overloaded. All the shapes that display the model element on any open diagram, or on a specified open diagram.(Defined by PresentationHelpers.)

System_CAPS_noteNote

The methods defined on this type are extension methods. To use the methods, you must add a project reference to the .NET assembly Microsoft.VisualStudio.ArchitectureTools.Extensibility.dll, and you must include the directive using Microsoft.VisualStudio.ArchitectureTools.Extensibility.Uml; in your code.

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