Delete Connectors

How to

To delete a connector

Step

Action

See also

1

Right-click on the connector and select the Delete Connector context menu option.

The Remove Connector dialog displays; this dialog provides the options to hide the connector so that it remains functional, or remove the connector completely.

 

 

2

Click on the appropriate radio button and click on the OK button.

If you select the Hide option, it has the same effect as hiding the connector on the Links tab of the source element Properties dialog, or using the Visibility | Hide Connector context menu option.

It also hides the connector on the Relationships window.

 

Hiding the Connector

Relationships

Notes

The dialog does not display if:
You have previously selected the Don't ask again checkbox or
On the Links page of the Options dialog (Tools | Options | Links) the Prompt on connector deletes checkbox is not selected
 
Selecting the Don't ask again checkbox also deselects the Prompt on connector deletes checkbox
Selecting the Prompt on connector deletes checkbox restores the dialog if you have used the Don't ask again checkbox
If you hide the dialog, the Delete Connector context menu option defaults to the setting you last used on the dialog; make sure that you have selected the right option to default to