• Is there a means to import a Eagle .brd file into Pads for editing?

    Hello Forum,   Im trying to help out a friend who has a Eagle board file.  Im running VX 1.1 and I dont see much in the way of import tools to help out with this.  It looks like the newer versions may ...
    created by rupertm
  • How to change the default font size in a border title block?

    I can change the font size of a title line in the border block, but when I update the border, the default font size is too big and overruns outside the border. How can I change the default font size?
    created by powerguy
  • Find attached components to a selected component in Flotherm

    This feature enabling in Flotherm will help in finding the attached components and also help in avoiding interference to unwanted components. In a way reducing the debug time in Flotherm. Right now this feature is mis...
  • Is there a way to generate a smart PDF from a PCB Layout.

    I would like to generate a smart PDF from Xpedition Layout. I want send a PDF file to our software team so they can search for components for trouble shooting. I don't want to install VisECAD on their machines.
    last modified by dcebulski
  • Any angle & Curved trace push&shove

    Does anyone know how to activate the push&shove feature for any angle & Curved trace?
    created by pbo
  • How to set the Design Process Wizard for xPCB layout integrated Launch Valor NPI

    I would like to control the steps and stages which are used by the design process wizard when I start Valor NPI from within xPCB Layout ( Output --> Valor --> Launch Valor-NPI). The process wizard configuration...
    created by frans.bos
  • DxDatabook or a CentLib if we want part information in an ERP?

    We are updating to the newest Mentor version at our company. At the same time we will set up a new library. We have used a central Library till now. In the future I would like to have the properties in a ERP system. I...
    last modified by christian.sohn
  • When OpenDatabase CellEditorAddin.CellEditorDlg script crashes in VX2.4

    Hi, I had updated my script to support VX2.4 for Cell editor but the script fails when opendatabase is called.i have attached the screen shot and some peace of code.Kindly have look and help me.   Thanks & ...
    created by vasanthitcs
  • Unable to generate gerber

    Hi, I am updating my script to support VX2.4 to generate Gerber but i had the issue while generating ,below are the few lines where script is stopping   oGerberEngine = CreateObject("MGCPCBEngines.Gerber") oG...
    created by vasanthitcs
  • Expedition Start Page and Recent Projects

    When I go to my Start Page and choose Recent I can only see six projects. If I add more projects some of the current ones drop off. Is it possible to expand the recent option to show ten recent projects?
    last modified by kirbstone
  • Text Issue on Export PDF Output

    I'm running into an issue where the export pdf output has the text of any notes on the schematic shifted out of place such as text interfering with each other, text out of tables, etc. Attached is an example of how a ...
    last modified by mloudon
  • EEVX 2.5 and windows 10 rev 1903

    Hello folks,   is EEVX2.5 working with Windows 10 Rev 1903? Any know problems?   In the system requirements the only requirement is "Windows 10 x64", but I have not seen any specific requirements for the d...
    last modified by milostnik
  • Assembly outline change in Variant?

    We have an assembly drawing issue, and I'm not sure if it's just the way the software works, or something we're not doing right. I'm go to try to use simplified examples to keep it short. We have two assemblies, base...
    last modified by Thomas.DeSmit
  • How to create variant views in PADs Professional Layout

    I am trying to create a variant view in PADs Professional Layout that shows the unplaced components with an "X" displayed above them. Is there a way to do it? Or the only variant views that are possible to generate ar...
    last modified by lorena.ricon
  • Quadro p2000 issue?

    I am using Calibre 2017.1_25 and having problems with the screen freezing. I think it might be a problem with my Video card. I am looking for supported cards/driver versions. These are my system stats i7-9700k 32GB...
    created by erikf
  • Can components placed on an angle appear in the .ppm file?

    When creating a .ppm file on PADS Layout VX.2.3, smt components placed on an angle, such as 45 degrees, are not listed on the ppm file. Can this situation be changed on future software updates?
    created by mramirez
  • Modelsim naming

    Hi. I would like to know what PE, DE and SE stand for in modelsim PE, modelsim DE and modelsim SE.
    last modified by marcelomacagnan
  • Automation To Symbol Editor in Library Manager

    Hi All,   I need help in achieving the  symbol editor functionality through automation(open the symbol editor in Library Manager). Kindly help how can this be achieved.     Thanks Vasanthi
  • Adding a html page under a new menu bar in library manager

    Hi,   I want to Add a new menu bar and add a html page as a new menu under the new menu bar. I want to add in library manager either sandbox opening from DMS or stand alone library manager.  Can anyone help...
  • Xpedition: Clearances are read only

    Hello Guys, I have Clearances are read only, where is the way to change them?   And where could I find the rule (clearance?) to enable EN line go between the pads:
    last modified by pinus