• How to create a component pin and connected Electrical net report

    PADS has a feature where one can export a list of a components pins and connected nets. I do not see this in Xpedition. I would like a list with pin names/numbers and electrical nets. (Electrical nets because we do no...
    jleine
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  • Importing Part from PCB file

    I have imported a Part from PCB file in Library Service in Library Manager. It only import the Cell but not the Symbol. In the Part directory under Symbol there is nothing. How to import Part together with Symbol and ...
    joniengr081
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  • Composing Part from Multiple Symbols

    Hello,    I have multiple Symbols and one Cell. I need to compose a Part in Library Manager. Which document describe pin mapping, slot, and gate when creating new Part. 
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  • How to copy property positions to a different part

    Hi,   as the topic already questions: How can I copy the property positions from one part to another? As an example: I have moved the properties of a resistor in two rows, because the net spacing is small. Now ...
    croscht
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  • Global Net Names in Instance Sheets

    Hi,    Is it possible to use global net names in Instance sheets of the blocks ? 
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  • Schematic sheet editor help

    I have hierarchical design in designer VX 2.4. I have two instance of a block in the top level, when I create the pdf it shows the same name for both instance as sheet name. I would like to have in...
    joniengr081
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  • sch2pdf error [12140]

    Hi,  I get the error message when I export the schematic to PDF in VX2.4 Designer in WIndows 10. The error is attached. How to fix that ? 
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  • Symbol type without Ref Designator

    Hi,    I am wondering to put a symbol in the schematic which does not need in the PCB layout. Is there any way to have such a symbol which is just used in schematic and not need to be packaged with cel...
    joniengr081
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  • List Parts with Sheet Number

    Hi,   I'm looking to generate a BOM using parts lister with a column showing which sheet the reference designator is located on. Is this possible?   I've tried using the "SHEET" and "@PRINTORDER" property...
    chrischrischris
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  • View help for this messageError 1356: Cannot rename port . Component symbol is frozen and port to pin synchronization is enabled.

    How to resolve this issue ? I have given the port same name as the net name but still get this error.
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  • Some settings are reset after each program launch

    For example, colored nets disappear, and "Unique names on copy" option will be changed (turned back on) everytime I restart DxDesigner. How can I make these setting be constant?
    kilometrix
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  • How to handle not used buses in hierarchical design

    We have multiple instances of a block and in some cases the buses will not be connected. Is there a nice way to handle this. I see one can create a bus of grounds: https://communities.mentor.com/message/51088 but ca...
    jleine
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  • Can I change the scroll speed in Xpedition Designer?

    I use Default Pan and Zoom setting, but the scroll speed is too low, so how can I make it faster? Should I change Windows scrolling settings or maybe there is an option to set scroll speed only for Xpedition Designer?
    kilometrix
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  • Symbols highlighted whenever schematic page is opened

    I am using Xpedition Designer v2.2.  Whenever I open a page in my schematic design, all symbols as well as the border are highlighted with a thick pink box around each part.  If I select the entire page, I c...
    nahikian
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  • Add a netlist project - option missing

    I have installed VX2.6 AMS I want to create a netlist project, but the only option available to me in the project templates is the Xpedition flow.  How do I add a netlist flow project?
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  • PDF export empty, just blocks and boarders shown

    Hi, when I am exporting to PDF, each page is only printed with empty blocks and border. The nets, symbols and pictures are shown, but no text. It doesn't matter which project I am using.   I have attached a pic...
    croscht
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  • variant manager dropping query results

    Logical Variant manager in Xdesigner is not showing all resistors in our resistor table Our resistors table is 1300+ resistors. When we go to replace a resistor from variant manager it's showing a limited number of ...
    cgoldenbus
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  • Multiple Hierarchy

    Hi,    I have looked at chapter 6 of Xpedition® Designer User's Guide which present hierarchical design. I am wondering is it possible to have multiple hierarchical designs ? 
    joniengr081
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  • duplicated RefDes for mechanical parts not forwarded to PCB

    Hello I would like to include  some mechanical parts in my schematics in order to get correct BOM from schematics.Dummy and dedicated symbols were created to the purpose,which we attach proper RefDes and PartNum...
    davide_palmisano
    created by davide_palmisano
  • Looking for Symbols in Central Library - HLA_CentralLibrary

    Hi,    I am using these two components E-Series Transformer ETC1-1-13 and Oscillator QX333 in my schematic. I am wondering if there exist any symbol in the Central Library - HLA_CentralLibrary whi...
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