Each project contains one model, which can be organized into sub-systems.
To open a project file, select File | Open…, or click the tool bar button or press Ctrl+O. See File menu for more information.
To close a project either select File | Close from the menu bar, or rigth-click the project name in the Projects window, and select Close in the pop-up menu that appears.
To save a project with a new name select File | Save As from the main menu bar. Select a directory or folder where you wish to save the project and give a name to the file, or keep the default one. The file will be saved with the extension .eco.
You can change the name of a project either by saving the project with a new name, or from the project properties window (see Project properties)
|Note||Every time you make changes within your project, the project name on the title bar is followed by an asterisk symbol (*), meaning that the project has been edited and it is unsaved.|
To edit project properties, either select File | Project Properties from the main menu, or right-click the project in the Projects window or press F2.
Name - The name of the project.
Author - The author of the project.
Description - A description of the project. By using the buttons under the text area the font style can be changed. Click the Insert Hyperlink button to add a hyperlink to a model object or an external resource.