• 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
    last modified by chrischrischris
  • 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.
    joniengr081
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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
    last modified by jleine
  • 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
    last modified by kilometrix
  • 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
    last modified by nahikian
  • 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?
    darrell_teegarden
    last modified by darrell_teegarden
  • 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
    last modified by croscht
  • 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
    last modified by cgoldenbus
  • 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
    created by joniengr081
  • 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...
    joniengr081
    created by joniengr081
  • Xpedition vx2.4 not showing in Startup Menu

    Hi,    I just have installed Xpedition vx2.4 but I don't find the Mentor Graphics Xpedition vx2.4 package in the start up menu. How to include the whole package in start up menu ? 
    joniengr081
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  • move component with binding does not enable alignment marker in VX2.2

    I am using "m" key to move parts in DxDesigner. when moving the part, alignment markers do not show up despite they are enabled. I can use alignment marker whether I select the same part and grab it and move with the...
    davide_palmisano
    last modified by davide_palmisano
  • Isn't it possible to change existing objects to a new Variant Layer?

    VX2.6 provides a new super long desired feature... to add Text, Boxes etc. to Variant Layers. So we can shown Text/drawn Tables etc. just for special Variants. so far so good.   Also new is to add User Laye...
    juergen.hinterleitner
    last modified by juergen.hinterleitner
  • VX2.6: VM in Designer shows Vars/Comps of an first opened Schematic

    Open a schematic in Designer. Then open an other schematic in a second Designer. Now when you open the Variant Manager in the second opened Designer, it will show you all the comps and variants from the first ope...
    juergen.hinterleitner
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  • Multi-Line text in xDX Designer VX.2.5

    Is there a way to add multi-line text in xDX Designer VX.2.5 similar to Design Capture?
    nicoren
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  • move component to different sheet

    Hi all  I am working on a multiple sheet design I need to update to new revision. I am rearranging and adding new componentes in new pages and deleting some unused. There are a bunch of passives (e.g. capacitors...
    davide_palmisano
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  • Unable to hide "Name" on Nets since VX.2.4

    Before I create a SR with that Bug, I ask if it's a feature, which I can anywhere deactivate!? ... And after the re-select in Schematic, the checkbox is still checked!!!      We think it's ...
    juergen.hinterleitner
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