Create New Extensions

The Create New Extensions dialog box allows you to select an extension (default or your custom one) that you can modify with the help of AnyLogic Professional.

To manage the available extensions, use the Extensions Manager.

To edit an extension, choose Extensions > Edit from the main menu

To open the Create New Extension dialog box

  1. Choose Extensions > Create New... from the main menu.
    The Create New Extension dialog box will open containing:

To create a new extension
  1. Choose Extensions > Create New... from the main menu.
    The Create New Extension dialog box will open
  2. Select the required object type:
  3. Click OK to close the dialog box and launch AnyLogic.
    The selected objects will be available in the Projects palette of Anylogic.

To export the created extension
  1. Right-click the extension's library icon in the Projects view and choose Export Library... from the pop-up menu. 

  2. In the Export Library dialog box specify the library file name (including the full path to it). You may browse for the folder where you want to store your file using the Browse button.

  3. Click Finish. You will see the message dialog box informing you that the library was successfully exported.

If you export the new extension to the Extensions folder (C:\Users\USERNAME\.anyLogistix\Extensions), it will be automatically added to the Extensions manager. ALX will instantly notify you about the new extension with a pop-up message.

If you export the new extension to any other location, you will have to manually add it to the list of available extensions.