ConnectorFormat.EndConnected Property (Publisher)

Returns an MsoTriState constant indicating whether the end of the specified connector is connected to a shape. Read-only.


expression. EndConnected

expression A variable that represents an ConnectorFormat object.

Return value



Use the BeginConnected property to determine if the beginning of a connector is connected to a shape.

The EndConnected property value can be one of the MsoTriState constants declared in the Microsoft Office type library and shown in the following table.

Constant Description
msoFalse The end of the specified connector is not connected to a shape.
msoTriStateMixed Return value only; indicates a combination of msoTrue and msoFalse in the specified shape range.
msoTrue The end of the specified connector is connected to a shape.


If the third shape on the first page in the active publication is a connector whose end is connected to a shape, this example stores the connection site number, stores a reference to the connected shape, and then disconnects the end of the connector from the shape.

Dim intSite As Integer 
Dim shpConnected As Shape 
With ActiveDocument.Pages(1).Shapes(3) 
 ' Test whether shape is a connector. 
 If .Connector Then 
 With .ConnectorFormat 
 ' Test whether connector is connected to another shape. 
 If .End Connected Then 
 ' Store connection site number. 
 intSite = .EndConnectionSite 
 ' Set reference to connected shape. 
 Set shpConnected = .EndConnectedShape 
 ' Disconnect connector and shape. 
 End If 
 End With 
 End If 
End With