• Script.ini file subleties

    HI,   I'm building custom toolbars for both Xpedition Layout and Designer. I've found that I can simply add my script paths into the script.ini file, so they are run on program launch.   I've noticed that ...
    last modified by nhirsch
  • Differential pairs not recognized in Constraint Manager

    Hello!   I have a board with several differential signals. When I opened the Xpedition Constraint manager I noticed that Xpedition does not recognize some of the differential signals. See below. You can see the ...
    last modified by kyndal6
  • Databook Search for keywords

    I remember something in the trainings, but I cant seem to find it. My company uses Xpedition with a databook containing all approved parts. I need to find a barrel connector, but no combination of >=, =, <=, !=,...
    last modified by latter_version
  • Chip Embedding support and copper inlay

    Hi there, is any possiblity in Xpedition to route board with embedded chips? I just cant find way around this. Ive managed to just draw area where chip should be and made some vias to "noting" DRC is not happy at all...
    last modified by m_kovarik_mjnvl
  • How to add User defined Layer in Script file to generate Gerber

    Hello All, Iam creating Script file which will generate Gerber Files. But i want to add some User Layer in Gerber files but iam not able to do this. Can you please let me know how to add user-layer into Gerber scri...
  • Looking for research study participants

    Siemens Digital Industries Software would like to hear from you!   Thank you for being a valued member of our community. We’re inviting 10 Mentor Graphics and Siemens Digital Industries Software customers ...
    created by Community_Admin
  • Netlist Comparison

    Hello All, Is there anyone have script or any other thing  for Netlist comparison.
  • How to Convert from Pads 9.5 to Xpeditionn Vx2.4

    Please share the document to convert from PADs 9.5 to Xpedition Vx2.4
    last modified by y_balasubramaniam_qbllk
  • Migration from Cadense Allegro 17.2 to X-ENTP VX.2.7

    Hi, I am very new to Xpedition platform and installed X-ENTP VX.2.7 (64-bit) in my windows 10 PC. I have an old design in Cadence Allegro capture 17.2 and now I have to migrate to Xpedition and modify the design. Plea...
    last modified by shyjukm
  • Complex via - Net name assignment for shielding

    How to assign net name for vias defined in shielding of complex via (In single shot)?
    last modified by pravm
  • Physical net name in VX2.4

    1. How I can find Physical net name in property in VX2.4 dxdesigner project? 2. How to modify it? 3. the most important question: how to filter it out when the assigned name is not same with physical net name?  ...
    last modified by eddieliu
  • GitHub Version Control

    Has anyone ever tried to set up version control for Xpedition/PADS Professional projects via Github? How do I make this setting right?
    last modified by pbo
  • Exclude a specific string by regular expression

    Hello, I'm trying to get familiar with the Regular Expression on Property Definition Editor. I saw that it is possible to exclude a list of characters through the syntax [^abcd]* This way if I write any string that c...
    last modified by piffi
  • Difference between Front-end CES and Back-end CES

    Hello, I am wondering why it is necessary to have a front end and back end CES? How can I keep the Front-End and Back-End synchron? Does the Front-End CES overwrite the Back-End CES? Should I only make changes in ...
    last modified by manuel_k
  • Install names are too long

    Does anyone pay attention at Mentor at how ridiculously long the program name is on your START menu in Windows 10? It's so full of useless crap you can't even see the version of the install.
    last modified by rholt
  • IO Designer - MGT pins compability

    Tell me please how easy it is to combine signals with different types in IO Designer, i.e. GND and MGTRX signals. I know about Types compatibility, but if GND signals are already assigned, it is not possible to add MG...
    last modified by pbo
  • Xpedition Enterprise X-ENTP VX.2.2 使用问题

    您好! 我的mentor软件是VX 2.2版本的。现在遇到的问题麻烦解答。谢谢! 1、原理图器件位号命名全字母时(如:UU),原理图packager时是OK的。但是在PCB 反向标注时,勾选了Allow Alpha-only reference  designators 无效。器件位号全部变成了T+数字(如:T1) 2、原理图器件删除后,在PCB里反向标注时,layout文件里的器件不会自动删除。此功能也失效了。 ...
    last modified by huagnxiuqin
  • Short cuts and tips while creating footprint

    hi all,   I wanted to know if any shortcut and tips exist while creating the footprint. I also wanted to know the keyin keys to make my job easy. Please post your tips and comments regarding this issue; It will ...
    last modified by ranjithrathode
  • Library automation: How modify part data

    Xpedition 2.2 (64bit) Hi, I try to modify part data using vbs script inside library manager but it doesn't work. I open library with "Xpedition Library Manager", all partitions are unreserved. Then I launch VB...
    last modified by gigus
  • Fiducial Obstructs Round 2

    There was a previos post on Fiducial Obstructs, has there been any progress on this? I believe by using the Mechanical cell placement option for placing a fiducial, the fiducial designation within the tool gets lost a...
    last modified by rene.allard