• Change name of globals in whole schematic

    I have several globals that I need to change the name so that their net name changes in the whole schematic, everywhere these globals are connected. I´ve tried to select the "Edit Local Symbol" in the Symbol Vi...
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  • Routing copy from one PCB to another in PADS Layout (Integrated Flow)

    I would like to know if it is possible to copy a routing from one PCB to another even if their net names are different. Could you please confirm and explain how to do so? We followed these steps: Open Source PCB S...
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  • Rename nets connected to Bus PADS Designer

    I want to rename several nets that I have connected to a bus, and this bus is connected to another bus.   The main bus has multiple nets and this bus that is called EBI0_DQ[0:15]. I want to rename it EBI0_DQ_[0:...
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  • Net name change when copy track in pads layout

    If I copy a track in PADS layout and paste it in other pin of a component with different net name, does the track automatically change top the new connected pin net name?   If not, how to proceed to copy a routi...
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  • PADS Designer VX.2.5 hierarchical design netlist/port name/net name/bus  issues

    I´m checking a schematic design (PADS VX.2.5 Integrated Flow, Hierarchical)and I would like to know how to proceed to solve the following issues: 1.- I have detected several nets that are connected to ports bu...
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  • PADS Designer crashes after PADS Layout Forward annotation

    After every Forward annotation done in PADs Layout the PADS Designer application crashes.  I have to force the application to close and restart it.   This happens in both versions VX.2.4 and VX.2.5.  ...
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  • Databook problem with Tolerance field

    I don´t know why my tolerance field has suddenly broken all links between the components in a schematic and Databook when running verification.   After checking I see all components with "Zero Matches" mes...
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  • Non-common properties to be listed in BOM

    So I have a 700 component database connected using a ODBC connection where I have two .fields, PManufacturer_1 and Manufacturer_1_PN.   After importing these two fields to all the components in my schematic desi...
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  • Multiple errors updating component live verification

    After changing about 70 components PN and Manufacturer  fields in databook I have proceed to update the data in the schematic using hierarchical verification. ÇI then find several issues:   1. After do...
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  • Add Databook column in BOM

    I would like to know how to proceed to add a column existing in the Databook so that it is added in the BOM. It seems this SW only picks properties already added in the Central Library, but that seems funny as the in...
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  • PADs Databook verification error

    I´m having some strange problems when verifying my schematic design with my databook. The component is in Databook (excel file) and in centrla library, but shows a "Zero Matches" message.     Can a...
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  • Pin imports to symbol from CSV are shown as "Not Placed"

    When importing a  CSV the pin lists shows correctly all the pins with their pin number nad label, but they are not shown. How can this be solved?   Thanks
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  • Cross-probing between schematics and layout issues

    We´re having some problems when crossprobing between schematic and PCB layout.   1.- Anytime we select a component in the PCB the crossprobe works and selects the component in the schematic 2.- When tryin...
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  • Hierarchical design multiple port edition/managing

    I have one hierarchical block that has multiple ports and I would like to add, remove, edit some of them to match the required design. Is there a specified procedure to do so? One thing I see is that if I want to ch...
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  • Change all components with PN to another component of the databook

    So, let´s say we have 150 resistors in a schematic with the same Part Number of the Databook and we want to change these resistors to another Part Number of the Databook. Which is the fastest way to do this ope...
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  • Connect 2 footprint pads to 1 symbol pin

    I would like to know if this is possible and how to procedd. If not, which is the way round to solve this?   Thanks
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  • Setting the origin of a decal automatically

    I would like to know if there´s a way to automatically set the centre of a footprint in the decal editor. Let´s say I have a very complex footprint and I need to set the centre so that the P&P machine...
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  • Is it possible to import from schematic to layout having symbols without decal?

    I would like to know if we can choose an option for the program to obviate symbols from schematics without footprints so we can work in parallel with PCB component placement while integrating components to librar...
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  • Is there a way to export Central Library data to visualize and edit?

    I would like to know if there´s a way to export Central library data so that one can change for example the symbol or footprint for several parts at the same time. Something similar to exporting parts, symbols ...
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  • Disable pin automatical orientation in symbol editor

    I´ñm getting frustrated when editing a symbol. When I add for example 10 pins and wnat to place them they automatically change their orientation. I would like to disable this feature. Is it possible?
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