• pad pro vx.2.6 <central-lib>.dbc keeps getting reset

    Dear Sir/Madam, Each time the <central_lib> is opened the <central_lib>.dbc file is reset. All the property values, value visible and use global symbol data from central library is cleared. Is there anywa...
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  • Pad pro vx.2.6 update export pdf contains no text

    Hi, When I use File -> Export PDF the PDF contains lines and no text and icdb logs the following error. I am using Pads pro vx.2.6 update 1 and windows 10.   Regards Grant
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  • Cell editor; How to define 2 pins eletrically connected inside connector?

    Hey all,   I'm drawing a cell shape for the Amphenol 10131931-106ULF, which is a simple SMD mounted right angled pin receptacle. It has every pin connected to 2 SMD pins, so there are 12 physical pins on the c...
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  • Pads Pro Layout Vx2.3: exporting local cell

    Hi. I'm working on Pads Professional Layout Vx2.3. I need to export local cells and padstacks from a desing to a Central Library.  How can I do it? In Vx2.3 Layout, Library Services menu can not export local c...
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  • xPedition Central Library -> PADS Professional

    Hello all, my question is: Does exist easy way to convert/open Xpedition CEntral Library in PADS profesional?? Many thanks Martin
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  • pads professional 3d model central library

    Hi, I have read through all the pads professional vx.2.6 users guide and still do not understand the process for assigning step files to cells/parts. I would like the 3D models to be linked to cell in the centra...
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  • pads pro vx.2.6 cell type from "smd" to "mixed"

    Dear Sir/Madam, In pads professional vx.2.6 cell editor how do you change the cell mount type from "smd" to "mixed"? Regards Grant
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  • Xpedition/xDx -> PADS Professional

    Hello all, my question is: Does exist easy way to convert/open Xpedition projects in PADS profesional?? PADS Profi include several features which an Xpedition users have to buy as an option e.g. generating PDF with...
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  • Is there a Viewer available for PADS Pro Designer and PADS Professional Layout files?

    Is there a Viewer available for PADS Pro Designer and PADS Professional Layout files?
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  • Translate layout From PADS Plus to PADS Pro

    how do we translate layout From PADS Plus to PADS Pro
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  • Adding Company Logo (Drawing Cells) To The Board

    I had a document that explained how to do this, but I've misplaced it. I've created a DXF Logo that I'd like to import onto my Board Silkscreen. If I simply try to use DXF Import it doesn't work. I recall something ab...
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  • Centroid data for pick n place?

    Can anyone tell me how to generate an output for this from Pads Pro? I figured there would be an option in the BOM outputs for part centers, but I'm not having any luck.   Thanks,   ~Randi
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  • Pads Professional Library Question

    I've finally got the hang of working with the Libraries for the most part, but I'm hung up on how to get rid of my duplicates. When I created this test Library, I somehow incorporated this Board1 into the mix and woul...
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  • Creating a drawing Cell which has all segments locked together

    I created a drawing cell company LOGO and have it in my central Library. I would like to move it around the same way I would a part (as a cohesive unit). I can only do this when first placing if from the library. Once...
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  • How to include top or bottom info and XY-coördinates from PCB in schematic partlist (PADS Professional)

    In PADS Standard we used a automation script in PADS layout to extract information on the top or bottom location of the parts, as well as their XY-coördinates, to an Excel file.   We recently moved from PAD...
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  • Gerber X2 export format

    It seems to me that Gerber X2 adds useful enhancements to Gerber, without the overheads of OBD++. Additionally my favourite board manufacturer, Eurocircuits, supports Gerber X2. Can we have it as an option in Pads Pro?
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  • Can anyone point me in a direction as how to panelize a board?

    As usual, I can find nothing in the Pads Professional documentation. The words Panelization/Fabrication/Step-and-repeat yield no clues as to how I'm supposed to go about this step. Any ideas? Thanks, ~Randi
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  • Problem with number of pins

    Hello,   I have problem with design. I have imported sch file, then pcb file. In pcb and sch there are different number of pins of one part. In log file I have error: ERROR:  Cell "TO-263-7" of Part "LM267...
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  • Via Fill and Flatness Fab Notes

    Does anyone have any standard verbage for via fill and flatness for the fab notes? Thanks, Dave
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  • Hot Keys and part lock?

    I'm trying to make the switch from PADS standard to PADS Pro and I'm finding the program to be exasperating. It's taking me a very long time between actual projects which are being worked on in PADS standard, and gett...
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