• 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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  • 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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  • Show page number in hierarchical port or automatically link to page

    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...
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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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  • Create flat design from hierrachical

    Is there a specified procedure to change a hierarchical design to flat?   Thanks
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  • Is it needed to create a part in central library for each component in databook?

    I´m adding components to databook and it seems that Mentor needs a part to be created in the Central Library for each component added to the databook. Nonetheless, I´ve tested adding a component to databo...
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  • Can nets be in 2 net classes and with priorities? Thanks in advance. - Jan

    Can nets be in 2 net classes and with priorities? Thanks in advance. - Jan
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  • Linking PADS Layout PCB to PADS Designer Project

    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...
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  • "Part 'xxx' with symbol 'yyy' has different pin names assigned to a gate" part pin mapping error

    Hi,   I am migrating a component of PADS Logic + Layout a PADS Designer (an lmc) and I am having the following problem (it is a component with multiple symbols): 1.- I have migrated the part, the symbols and th...
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  • Problems opening Part Editor. Partition "read-only"

    Hi,   I´m having problems when opening part editor. I have the following message: It is funny because I am that user. to check if there was a problem of concurrency or duplicated server licence running...
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  • PADSVX.2.4 Logic to PADSVX.2.4 Designer library & Databook  migration

    I´ll try to explain myself. We´re using PADS Standard Plus Vx.2.4. Recently we created a complete library from PADS Logic and I would like to know the process to migrate correctly this library (multple *...
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