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na_0004: Simulink model appearance settings

Sub ID Recommendations

  • NA-MAAB — No recommendations

  • JMAAB — a

MATLAB Versions

All

Rule

Sub ID a

Simulink® model appearance settings shall conform with the project settings.

Custom Parameter

Display option

Example — View Options

On the Simulink toolstrip, these parameters are available in the Modeling tab, under Environment.

ParameterSetting
Model Browser Deselect Model Browser.
Status BarSelect Status Bar.
Toolbar Select Toolstrip.
ZoomSelect Zoom (Normal View 100%).
Example — Block Display Options

On the Simulink toolstrip, these parameters are available in the Debug tab, under Information Overlays.

ParameterSetting
Execution Context Deselect Execution Context.
Library LinksSelect Hide All Links.
Linearization IndicatorsSelect Linearization Indicators.
Ref. Model I/O MismatchDeselect Ref. Model I/O Mismatch.
Ref. Model VersionDeselect Ref. Model Version.
Sample Time ColorsDeselect Color.
Execution OrderDeselect Execution Order.
Example — Block Color Options

On the Simulink toolstrip, these parameters are available in the Format tab.

ParameterSetting
Background colorSelect white option from the Background list.
Foreground colorSelect black option from the Foreground list.
Drop shadowDeselect Shadow.
Example — Signal Display Options

On the Simulink toolstrip, these parameters are available in the Debug tab, under Information Overlays.

ParameterSetting
Base Data TypesDeselect Base Data Types.
Alias Data TypesDeselect Alias Data Types.
Signal DimensionsDeselect Signal Dimensions.
Storage ClassDeselect Storage Class.
Log & TestpointSelect. Log & Testpoint.
ViewersSelect Viewers.
Nonscalar SignalsSelect Nonscalar Signals.

Rationale

Sub ID a:

  • Standard model appearance improves readability.

Verification

Model Advisor check: Check for Simulink diagrams using nonstandard display attributes (Simulink Check)

Last Changed

R2020a

See Also

Introduced in R2020a