• How to get all open schematic

    Hi,   I would like to perform some actions but only on the open schematics.   Something like:   Dim My_Dx_App As ViewDraw.Application Dim My_Documents As Variant Dim My_SchematicSheetDocs As ViewDraw.St...
    last modified by m_ba
  • Minimize a pcb application window (ActiveX exception visible false)

    Is there a way to minimize a window of a pcb layout application via the automation?   I need to create an application that generate some files from the pcb file. My app runs some vbs in the background - each vb...
    last modified by longjohn
  • script.ini viewdraw - document/project

    I have a script that needs to be executed every time the user opens project (only when it opens the projects not the software) I know expedition has special definition for this scenario - "Expedition PCB - Docum...
    last modified by alonm11
  • Pick and place in Excel

    Hi, I would like to generate the x y positions of my components in an excel. I would like to have the ref des, device, Centroid x , centroid y, rotation, mirror, SMD/thru, comment (ex: Ceramic capacitor, 1u, 0402, 1...
    last modified by jmp_brightloop
  • xPCB rearrange silcscreens Ref Des on PCB

    Hello, i am trying to develop application in c#, for rearrange silcscreens on TOP and BOTTOM of PCB.   Basically it should be similair to this: Assembly and Silkscreen Ref Des rearrange   I just need i...
    last modified by kali44
  • dx automation vbs get args

    Hey   I run a vbs by a button with "run <my script>.vbs" I want to add arguments to my vbs so i could execute the script base on the arguments it gets For example if the script will get execute by "X" bu...
    last modified by longjohn
  • Script file extention ".exe" not registered

    Hey   I am tring to run mgcscript with a vbs script from the command textbox in the Xpedition Designer (VX.2.4) My vbs works with arguments and i used ScriptHelper.Arguments I entered "run <path to mgc...
    last modified by longjohn
  • minimize dxdesigner window automation

    Hey  Is there a way to minimize a dx designer application window (not visible false) with automation?   Regards, LJ
    created by longjohn
  • How to Generate IPC-D-356 through automation

    Hi All,   I have done till General Interfaces dialog to open dialog ,but how to select the IPC-D-356 is not acheived(VX 2.4). Please help me how can i select the "IPC-D-356" from attached screen shot a...
    last modified by vasanthitcs
  • Adding TextLabel in Expedition using script

    I'm creating a script in expedition layout to add Textlable in Layout. Can anyone please let me know how to add a Textlabel in Expedition layout using VBA script Thanks in Advance Karthik
    last modified by karthikeya0709@gmail.com
  • Assembly and Silkscreen Ref Des rearrange

    Hi All,   we all know that in the end of the layout we need to rearrange Assembly and Silkscreen Ref Des according the component shape, limitations, and orientation. Is there any way to sort the Assembly Ref De...
    last modified by nadav_azulay
  • Automation\scripting pdf document for Xpedition layout.

    I would like to create some script Xpedition layout using VBA. So any please share me the Automation\scripting pdf document for Xpedition layout. Thanks in advance, Karthik
    last modified by karthikeya0709@gmail.com
  • How to add nets, net names and links from Excel information by script?

    I would like to add nets from information written in Excel by script.   The sequence of operations i think :   1. Net information creation in Excel   2. Select Symbol in Dxdesigner   3. Run scri...
    last modified by pwh
  • How to fetch the Physical Net Name in DxD within Script

    Physical Net name is different then UID, Name and Label in case of Hierarchical designs. I have tried using below:   Net.UID Net.GetConnectedNetName(seg) Net.GetConnectedLabel(seg) Activeview.GetSelectedNetNa...
    last modified by deepakagarwal
  • Automate undock via automation

    Is there a way via the automation to undock a layout to a fixed location I would rather undock the board to a fixed location under the PCB folder. This way  Ian have the PCB designer continue on his merry way w...
    created by cgoldenbus
  • Active-X error when creating a MaskEngine

    I am using Microsoft Visual Basic 2015 to write a script for Xpedition Layout.  Whenever I attempt to create a mask engine, mskeng = CreateObject("MGCPCBEngines.MaskEngine") I get the error message that it cann...
    last modified by mgeisler
  • How to add wait program (Script) till user press any key on dialog box

    Hello All,   i have written below script.   Sub NCDRILL() Scripting.AddTypeLibrary("MGCPCB.ExpeditionPCBApplication") 'Dim oGerberEngine ' Set the design file name 'oGerberEngine.DesignFileName = jobNa...
  • Customization help needed for dxdesginer

    I need to integrate Oracle Agile PLM with DxDesigner and i don't know much about the customization and stuff in DxDesigner. The idea is to create an Add-On in DxDesigner or a custom button in Tools menu upon which som...
    last modified by aadilsardar
  • How to access active PCB layer information in script file

    Hello all,   How to access active PCB layer information in script file. If anyone did this then please share me.
  • Zip Project and get log file

    Hi everyone,   I want to zip my whole project, using 7zip; Zipping works fine, but I want to get a log file from the 7zip-console-application so I can see, whether everything was OK. This is my vbs-code:  O...
    created by gw@byk