Create Connector in Project Browser

You can create a connector from one element to another directly in the Project Browser.

How to

To connect elements from the Project Browser

Step

Action

See also

1

In the Project Browser, either:

Right-click on the element to create a connector for, and select the Add | Create Link context menu option, or
Select the element, press ( Insert ) and select the Create Link context menu option

 

The Create Link dialog displays.

 

 

2

In the Direction field, click on the drop-down arrow and select the direction of the new connector (Outgoing means this element is the source).

 

 

3

In the Link Type field, click on the drop-down arrow and select the type of connector.

 

 

4

In the Choose target(s) list, click on the name of the target.

(If necessary, in the Select Target Type field click on the drop-down arrow and select a feature to list only elements having that feature).

 

 

5

Click on the OK button to create the connector.

 

 

Notes

You can also reproduce an existing connector between two elements when you paste those elements from the Project Browser into a diagram as instances; an option enables you to copy just the elements, or the relationship as well

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