The relation connects two objects. The direction of the arrow marks the process flow.

Most relations are of regular type with the exception of outgoing flows of Exclusive Gateways.
For these you have two options to define the type of the sequence flow in the attributes panel:

  • Regular
  • Default sequence flow
  • Name
  • Description
  • Sequence flow type
  • Symbol Type

Only on regular outgoing sequence flows of exclusive gateways:

  • Decision: Output Boolean.

Editing and Styling

  • Refer to Working with the BPMN Editor for further information regarding editing of BPMN elements using the different context menus on the diagram pane.
  • Refer to Styling BPMN Elements for further information regarding styling possibilities for BPMN elements, for example how to change the background color, the font style and size etc.