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The Container demo demonstrates how to use embedding functionality in JointJS while allowing the user to collapse and expand parent containers.
Demo instructions
Drag child elements to observe how the parent container always fits its respective children. Collapse and expand parent containers.

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Available in the JointJS open-source library which helps developers create simple visual applications in less time.

We equip developers with all the features they need to save time and focus their energy elsewhere such as embedding, container shapes, and collapse and expand.

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