we buy those licenses(one china reseller recommend), but now we can not use "Inergrated project" to layout PCB,just draw schematic. Can we use other method to resolve this issue but not buy new lic... I have had a regular support agreement with Mentor for ages and have slowly kept up by updating my installs, going back to good old 2004SP2 and well before. I recently decided to jump from 2.3 to 2.6... Hello all, We face problems when exporting .idx (prostep) files from V2.4 Collaborator to Circuitworks (Solidworks) and also to another PCB simulation program. There are no "pads", "traces" and "VIAs" visible. see:... Dear, The dbc file of PADS Databook is a XML file. However, the name of each element contains the number of line (Example "CConfigAttEntry105") I suggest removing the number from the line in the name of each... After many years I have dropped my support contract. How can I get Pads V 2.3 or V 2.5 to run without going in to Demo mode. My license file is still on the computer and I have a green dongle Thanks Chris Hi all It says on the ams sim description that licenced pads users get a free 1 year licence ? What happens after that for current maintained pads user ? Do we have to pay ? Pete... Hi, I am using Pads Logic V2.2, the mouse Scroll with Ctrl key used to for zoom in and out, however suddenly it does not work. can someone help? Eva Hello, I'm using PADS Designer/Layout VX.2.5 and am having an odd problem with my library. I get a "The library is opened by another user" error whenever I try to open the library manager. This problem has per... How to set the capacity value to 1000uF in the part editor. When I set 1000 uF in the Parts Editor, it automatically converts it to 1mF. All, Anyone have Allegro? I have an STMICRO STM32H743XIH6 eval board that I would like to use as a starting point in PADS. I don't have an access the Allegro to do the translation. File attached. ... Can anybody explain to me how create and use and where store a logical-physical reusable block in PADS Pro Flow? Why couldn't even fix one of these obvious bugs for so long? I've always been a loyal user of PADS, and I have to say I'm a little disappointed. I mentioned several obvious bugs from the year before last to the pres... Unions seem to function otherwise ok in Pads Layout VX2.5, but why don’t traces move with components when I move Union. I mean traces that are between components that belong to Union. If trace is straight line, ... I got assigned several projects from a colleague using the same version as me (VX2.2) but I get the error "Could not determine how this design was created. Expedition PE cannot be invoked on this design." when I try t... I am trying to update the local "cached" Decal in a PCB Layout file with one from my library. Usually, I just select the decal in the list, click update and then it updates. Now the updater seems to "ignore" certain d... Is it possible to add the page number to where a hierarechincal connector is connected in the schematic? Or add the Jump To feature in the PDF to rapidly go to the page? It would be great to show the page numbers, s... Hi, I would like to know the best way to do the following process: 1.- We have a PADS Logic + PADS Layout project (PADSVX.2.4) 2.- We would like to create a new PADS Designer project based in PADS Logic proj... I have an Orcad Schematic from a customer. Our PADS library uses their Part Number as Part Name. I've tried editing the mapping to no luck and just keep getting generic names for the Part Type after conversion. ... In the "5 Ways to Maximize the Benefits of 3D Layout Webinar" Jim said it is NOW available for download from support net. I can't find it. Where is it located? I want to edit the databook tables I have (Excel format) directlñy from the central library but it always shows "(read only)". Does anyone know how to open the databook from Central Library so I can edit it?