|1. While holding down the Alt key, click and drag on an FB data, event or plug output.||2. Drag the target over the data, event or socket input.|
|3. Release the
mouse button and the connection is made. The connection is
automatically selected as indicated by the red color, and its
corresponding declaration is highlighted in the XML and src
This works for data and event connections in a function block diagram (FBD), as well as transitions in an Execution Control Chart (ECC).
Invalid connections are automatically rejected:
"Auto-routing" is performed when an input is to the left of the associated output:
|Dragging Connections||Deleting Connections|
|A connection can
be selected in the worksheet, and its corresponding declaration
highlighted in the XML and src text areas, by a mouse
click on the center (vertical) segment of a three-segment line, on one
of the three center sections of a five-segment line, or on the
transition condition of an EC transition. The selected segment can
then be dragged, and its XML declaration will be updated at the
conclusion of the drag (mouse-up).
connection can be deleted via the pop-up menu obtained by
right-clicking on an appropriate segment.