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Appearance Menu Section

The Appearance section of the connector context menu provides the following options:

Menu Option

Use to


Set the line color and line thickness of the connector.


Set connector visibility; see table below for sub-menu options.

Tidy Line Angles

Tidy the line angles of a custom connector.

Visibility Sub-Menu

Menu Option

Use to

Hide Connector

Hide the connector. To show the connector again, follow the steps in the Hide/Show Connectors topic.

Hide Connector in Other Diagrams

Hide or show the connector in other diagrams.

Hide All Labels

Hide or show all labels attached to the connector.

Set Label Visibility

Hide or show labels attached to the connector, individually.


Not all menu options are present on all connector context menus. Context menus vary slightly between connector types. The type specific menu options are not always included, for example.