Relation Graph Properties
Displays the graphing properties of the Relation Window. The graphing properties apply when the Relation Window is in a graph mode, not the outline mode.
Click this to select a background color for the graph window.
Selects the layout mode for the graph. You can choose either top to bottom, or left to right.
Type a percentage that represents the scale factor of the inter-node graph spacing. A large percentage value will make the nodes spread out more.
Node options control the appearance of node elements in the graph.
Selects the shape of nodes.
Selects the font used inside of each node.
Border, Text, Back Color
Selects the colors used for the node borders, text, and background fill.
Enable this to put a drop shadow on each node.
Connection Line Options
Connection Line options control the way the lines that connect nodes appear.
Selects the style of lines that connect nodes.
• Direct Lines are drawn straight between nodes.
• Orthogonal Lines are drawn with right angle bends.
• Splined Lines are drawn as curves.
Selects the color used for connection lines.
Enable this to make connection lines thicker.
Enable this to put arrowheads on the connection lines. If the Spacing percentage is small, the arrowheads are omitted due to the lack of inter-node space.
Unique backward line color
Enable this to have reverse flowing lines drawn in a separate color. Use the Backward Line Color button to select the color.
Backward Line Color
Selects the color used for reverse flowing lines.