• Placement Challenges: Training is a Two Way Street

    Hello Mentor Xpedition Users,   Just a short post to let you know my latest blog is now available.   When you have the time, grab a cup of coffee and have a read!   www.mentor.com/pcb/blog/post/place...
    last modified by Vern_Wnek
  • How to add property "verified " to Part Properties

    I would like to see the "verified" property in layout. we can double click and see the part properties in layout. but verified is not available there. So could anyone please tell me how to add "verified " property in ...
    last modified by jeffy.james
  • Trace width 7.9.3 Expedition

    Hi,   I'm using 7.9.3 Expedition version.   My Query is:How to change Tracewidth (on line) in Layout while in Routing.   Thanks&Regarfds, Kiran More
    last modified by kmore
  • Script execution in Expedition 7.9.5EE

    What is the most direct, simplest way to execute a script in Expedition?   Thanks, Marvin Law.
    last modified by marvin.law
  • Testpoint Percentage Report

    I see within Expedition that one can generata a Testpoint Summary Report which lists all testpoints placed with their locations and a list of the nets needing testpoints added, but NOWHERE in this report does is give ...
    created by marvin.law
  • Cannot run DMS Desktop on IE 8; Unable to launch.

    Hello,   So, a problem has emerged where DMS Desktop will not run on IE8 or IE10 due to it not supporting Java 7, yet it is necessary for some activities.   I have installed Java 6, and I have attempted t...
    created by spmorone
  • Why my "Auto Route" function cannot complete?

    Dear All,   Hello!   I am designing a board for my chip using ExpeditionPCB. I have drawn the schematic by DxDesigner, and then I place all the cells in ExpeditionPCB and let it auto-route all the parts. &...
    last modified by marinetroops
  • It annoyed me for years that testpoint can't be transfered to Boardsim

    Many years, I always tried to let Mentor deal with this issue. In 2010, I request it again and I found this issue not be solved yet. Mentor said it's of scope to my request: Traces with ICT testpoints get broken in B...
    last modified by yu.yanfeng
  • Xpedition Ranking

    Xpededition Layout   Ranking  #1   It's Top-notch Place and route technology and have best of collarborative technology. If you turn to Xpedition from  anthor tool whic h also be one of ...
    last modified by yu.yanfeng
  • You are invited - Xpedition World Tour 2014

    You’re invited!   Every year the PCB Forum brings Mentor customers and product experts together, delivering know-how and tips & tricks for higher productivity and more efficient tool usage. This year&...
    created by joe_krolla
  • Expedition PCB. Silkscreen refdes move after locked component

    Hello, Flow EE7.9.4 I move the silksreen refdes and I 90° rotate it I locked the component The refdes of 180° rotated !   Anyone knows this issue ?   Regards   Bruno
    last modified by b.henry
  • Expedition EE 7.9.2

    Hi. I need to download the Expedition EE 7.9.2. Could any give me a link to download?
    last modified by valent_87
  • export generic AIS(insertion file) to excel file with all the columns seperated

    can some one help with that when i open it in excel iget only one big column
    last modified by moshef
  • 3D viwer in EE7.9.4. up3

    Hello all, I don't know where is the problembut I'm not able to import any 3d model during "3D cell import" process. I list my 3d model but no one is loaded.. strange.     Martin
    last modified by MaBUa
  • Query on CES of Expedition Enterprise

    I have a doubt in Clearacne rules and schemes of CES in Expedition, Why do we need "Minimum" scheme when it just copies the values of "Master" Scheme? Even It does not allow to assign different clearancee rule for Min...
    last modified by asabbineni
  • problem with cell editor

    hi,   I just installed Expedition 7.9.3 on my windows 7 machine . Once i installed, i invoked library manager and trying to create a new cell but the cell editor is not invoking. I even tried to edit the cell wh...
    last modified by ranjithrathode
  • Where to post job openings for Senior PCB Designers

    Hello, can anyone suggest a web site that I can post a job opening for Senior PCB Designer? I'm looking for a web site that is visted by many PCB designers.   Thanks, joe
    last modified by joseph.lindula
  • general  clearance rule for all non plated holes of design ?

    Hi all,   Is there a general clearance rule for all non plated holes in a design ? Some pcb manufacture want to have at lease 3-4 mm non-copper area around non plated holes in all layers, and changed from manu...
    last modified by mbruehl
  • Logo (drawing cell)

    Hello folks,   i want to create the compagny logo as Drawing Cell using the Cell Editor. I want the logo to apper on the copper layer and not as text on the silkscreen layer. could someone please help me with th...
    last modified by Alpha
  • Best Graphics Card for Expedition?

    What are you guys all using for a graphics card in your desktop workstations for Expedition PCB design? Some of our designs are 400mm x 400mm with 32 layers and the designers say that performance suffers after assigni...
    last modified by agreen1