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MagicDraw 17.0.4 can be started neither on Mac OS X Lion nor on Mac OS X Mountain Lion. JRELoadError appears when trying to start the application. How can this be handled?

The error appears because the file cannot find the installed Java 6.

To handle the problem, please use one of the following workarounds:

  • Start MagicDraw using the mduml* file that can be found in <MagicDraw installation folder>/bin.
  • Install Java 6 in your computer and use the file to start MagicDraw 17.0.4.

This issue will be fixed in MagicDraw 17.0.5.


* If you are using MagicDraw 17.0.5 or later, the name of the property file is


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