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OrgLineConnector Link change the route and bending direction

Hi,

Currently we are evaluating syncfusion for winform flow diagram now
I am trying to connect two rectangles in a diagram builder with a OrgLineConnector link.
I need to connect right side of first node with left side of second node.
The connector is bended first down then right then down again and as you can see in the attached screenshot it does not look good.
I need it to got straight to the right first then down then right again to meet the second rectangle.
Can you please let me know how I can change that default behaviour?
Thanks & Regards,
Sumit

Attachment: orglineScreenShot_ed57621a.zip

5 Replies

RT Ramya Thirugnanam Syncfusion Team March 5, 2019 10:06 AM UTC

Hi Sumit,  
 
We have support to achieve the requirements with Line routing feature of the diagram. Please enable Line Routing with distance as 10 to achieve your requirement. We have provided the code example, screenshot and help documentation link. Please refer to them as below.   
  
Code example for routing:  
  
//enabling for model  
this.diagram1.Model.LineRoutingEnabled = true;  
  
//enabling for link object  
link.LineRoutingEnabled = true;  
  
this.diagram1.Model.LineRouter.DistanceToObstacles = 20;  
this.diagram1.Model.LineRouter.RoutingMode = RoutingMode.Automatic;  
 
 
 
 
 
  
Regards,  
Ramya T  



UN Unknown Syncfusion Team March 6, 2019 05:46 AM UTC

Hi Ramya,


Thanks for update

I have already set LineRoutingEnabled property true to line and diagram model but issue occurred when i  moving nodes.


Thanks & Regards,
Sumit


RT Ramya Thirugnanam Syncfusion Team March 6, 2019 08:57 AM UTC

Hi Sumit, 
 
Thanks for your update. 
 
We have created the sample and video to represent the issue. Could  you please validate the sample and video whether these represents your issue? if not, please provide us the sample or video to represent the issue. this will help us to serve you better. 
 
Sample link:
Routing
 
 
Video link:
Routingissue
 
 
Regards, 
Ramya T 



UN Unknown Syncfusion Team March 6, 2019 09:19 AM UTC

Hi Ramya,

Thanks for update

I have attached screen shot of issue occurred in your provided sample solution.

Thanks & Regards,
Sumit

Attachment: TestScreenShot_95bc2c12.zip


RT Ramya Thirugnanam Syncfusion Team March 7, 2019 04:46 AM UTC

Hi Sumit, 
 
Please set HeadingHead and HeadingTail directions for the connector. So that, the connector connected to first and second node properly. Please find below code example for how to set connector directions. 
 
OrgLineConnector connector = new OrgLineConnector(new System.Drawing.PointF(10, 200),         new System.Drawing.PointF(300, 250)); 
         // Here cp1 and cp2 are connection point 
            cp.TryConnect(connector.HeadEndPoint); 
            cp1.TryConnect(connector.TailEndPoint); 
            connector.HeadingHead = CompassHeading.East; 
            connector.HeadingTail = CompassHeading.West; 
            diagram1.Model.AppendChild(connector); 
 
 
Regards, 
Ramya T 


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