Tree import settings
Editing a chart
You can manually join the ends of straight lines to any other chart element. Note that "joining" a line end to an element does not mean that the line end has to be in contact with the other element.
Select the line you want to join. Then hold down the CTRL key and drag with the left mouse button over the handle on the line end, dropping it over element you want to join to. The mouse cursor will change to and the handle will become green when you are doing this. As you drag the cursor over other chart elements they will get a dotted outline to indicate which one will be joined to when you release the mouse button. After the line end has been joined, the handle over the line end will become a circle instead of a square to indicate that it is joined to something else.
When you select and move an element which has a line joined to it, the joined end will move with the element while the other end will remain in place, stretching the line. If you also select the line then the whole line will just move with the element.
A special case is where a line end is joined to another line end. Here you can stretch both lines at once by selecting the line which has the other line joined to it (the handle will be square not round) and dragging the handle.
When you select just the element which has a line joined to it, the joined line is shown with round, grey handles like this:
When you select a line which is joined to another chart element, the joined line is shown with round handles like this:
When you select both a joined line and its chart element, the handles are shown as in a normal multiple selection like this:
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