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VML Reference Material - VML

ST_ConnectType (Connection Locations Type)

This simple type specifies types of connection locations.

This simple type's contents are a restriction of the XML Schema string datatype.

The following are possible enumeration values for this type:

Enumeration Value


custom (Custom Connections)

A custom array of connection locations.

none (No)

No connection locations.

rect (Four Connections)

Standard four connection points at midpoints of top, bottom, left, and right sides.

segments (Edit Point Connections)

The edit points of the shape are used. Edit points are the black dots in a graphical editor that are used to select parts of a shape.


Referenced By


The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this simple type:

<simpleType name="ST_ConnectType">

   <restriction base="xsd:string">

   <enumeration value="none"/>

   <enumeration value="rect"/>

   <enumeration value="segments"/>

   <enumeration value="custom"/>