• Deleting my part history in Xpedition

    Hi,   I am working on a big project. I am facing an issue with my part contents.    I need to delete my part history which was created by FPGA I/O Optimizer. I had created two test components in...
    joniengr081
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  • Xpedition FPGA I/O Optimizer - not working

    Hi,    I have a problem with Xpedition FPGA I/O Optimizer in VX 2.4. I have added a FPGA in Xpedition Central Library through FPGA Wizard. The FPGA is added in the Xpedition designer schematic but I am not ...
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  • Changing the library location in new project

    Hi,    I am wondering how to set the new central library location for all new projects in Xpedition VX 2.4. I have moved the central library location from default to another. Every time in new pro...
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  • Positioning floating windows

    I work on a 4k laptop and when it's docked I use 3 screens; one center 4k display and 2 side full-HD display. This works for almost all situations even if it looks funny when I cross borders (i.e. resolution). But o...
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  • Splitting DVI signals into blocks - how best?

    Each DVI bus DVIxx_BTB2CB has four wire pairs, each of which is to be routed to one of the four blocks. Actually we have a workaround with the bus between the busses, which seems redundant... -> how best to route ...
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  • How to open symbol editor in VX2.4 Library Manager

    Hi,    I am not able to open a symbol in symbol editor. Normally I double click the symbol in the symbol directory in the Library Manager but this time it does not open. I restarted my computer. This look l...
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  • Thermal Map of PCB

    Hi,  I am wondering if it is possible to run thermal check on the PCB in Xpedition VX 2.4 after part placement.  
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  • I/O Designer in Xpedition PCB

    Hi,    I am new in Xpedition. Is it possible to swap LVDS pairs for FPGA in I/O designer ? Are there some videos that help to start working with the I/O designer ? 
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  • Pin name and/or Pin function

    Hi,    This is a very basic question. I am sorry to put it in the forum. I need to have the symbol in the following style but S08 and S06 look different. Do I need to select pin name or pin function while g...
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  • DXDatabook ODBC error

    HI, I am new and I don't know if this is the right place to ask this question. I have a user who has an ODBC connection that he uses in DxDesigner. He gets a message from DxDatabook that an ODBC error occurred--invali...
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  • Part Package with Mounting Hole

    Hi,  I need to package a part having 12 pins in symbol and it has two extra pad for mounting holes in the cell which means in total cell has 14 pad cell. How to package it in the part editor.  
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  • graphical override of Central Library defined property

    i am working with a  CL under librarian responsibility distributed across the company. Local users want to change graphical setting of CL property (e.g. Ref Designator or pin number colors) according to their per...
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  • FPGA Part Wizard Symbol Edit

    Hi,    I have packaged FPGA by using FPGA Part Wizard in Xpedition Library Manager. I am wondering how to edit FPGA symbols like, remove over lapping of pin names and net names etc and also pins lock t...
    joniengr081
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  • Size and Length of Pin - Symbol Edit

    Hi,    IN FPGA symbol, how to edit the size of the pin to increase length ? which property to add ?    
    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...
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  • Changing All Reference Designator through script

    Hi,    In my project there are more then 200 passive components. I need to assign Reference Designator in sequence according to channel. Is it possible to change the reference designator through scrip ...
    joniengr081
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  • Finding Mentor compatible Symbol and Footprint

    Hi,    I am looking for mentor compatible Symbol and Footprint of ADS5404. Is there any database provided by Mentor to search and download the Package ?  
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  • Finding Mentor Footprint of Components

    Hi,    I am wondering how to find mentor compatible footprint or cell for the following two components ?  1- SDRAM - MT41K256M16 2- Flash - S25FL127S
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  • PartQuest Integration Utility Xpedition - How it work 

    Hi,    I have downloaded and installed PartQuest Integration Utility but no idea which file to open in C:\MentorGraphics\PartQuestTools   Is there any Video or guide which describe how to fi...
    joniengr081
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  • VX2.6 VM-Settings does not accept a relativ Path (against up to VX2.5)

    Against to the VX2.5, does VX2.6 not accept a relative Path in the Designer, at the Variant Manager Settings... The "EE_LIB" in the example is a Systemvariable from Windows.  This error occurs (but only in 2....
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