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4.2.2 Specifying Filters

Your XMI files may contain design elements representing APIs of standard libraries or 3rd party components. In most cases, you do not want to calculate design metrics for such elements. With filters, you can instruct SDMetrics to ignore such design elements. Qualified Element Names Specifying Filters Filter Dialog