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Topic: connect multiple objects with a line

Hi,
I want to draw a network topology and have a object (core switch) and want to draw a line to multiple opjects (computers)
I want that the line is straight (horizontal) and have vertical lines to the computers. What is the best way to do this?

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Re: connect multiple objects with a line

One possibility is to draw a rectangle ( in the toolbar ) and add link points.
In properties you can edit the link properties, copy the lines below and paste these link points.
( here i use a "," as decimal separator, perhaps you have to replace it in to a "." depending on regional settings )

0,5000  0,5000
0,0000  0,5000
1,0000  0,5000
0,5000  0,0000
0,5000  1,0000
0,1  0
0,2  0
0,3  0
0,4  0
0,5  0
0,6  0
0,7  0
0,8  0
0,9  0
0,1  1
0,2  1
0,3  1
0,4  1
0,5  1
0,6  1
0,7  1
0,8  1
0,9  1

You can use any number you like, this example adds 9 link point to the top and bottom of the rectangle.
Make the rectangle wide and low.
Then add the connector lines between the bar and computers.
But if you don't want to move anything you don't have to use the link points.
In the template palettes there is als a Cisco Network Topology Icons palette.