Starting from CAST AIP 8.3.23, CAST Architecture Checker will no longer be installed as part of the CAST AIP setup, whether installing CAST AIP from scratch or on a server where a previous release of CAST AIP exists. CAST Architecture Checker has evolved into a standalone component where all feature requests and bug fixes are now managed. This standalone component can be downloaded from CAST Extend (

Up-to-date documentation can be found here: CAST Architecture Checker.

Using drag and drop from Type and Properties window

When creating Layers and Sets, you can drag items from the Types and Properties window directly into your Layer or Set. This is particularly useful when you need to create a Set that includes all objects of a specific Technology.

In the following example, we want to create a Set that includes all Cobol object types:

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