Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Hi, I am a novice at using Mentor Graphics. I have some questions about Layout as follow: 1. Can anyone tell me how I can edit silkscreen designator of components in Layout. When I place a component in pcb, I cannot... I have a step file need to import in to the Xpedition layout file. Anyone help me how to import the step file into the Xpedition layout. In the following script file There are 3 lines that are giving me issues. I can successfully map to a menu item but I need 3 buttons on my mouse to map to other keys on the keyboard. The mouse buttons 1,2,3 ar... Mornin All, Okay so I am a PADS user and an relatively new Expedition user and I have an issue with how expedition handles positive planes. In PADS I can define my planes so that I remove unused pads on internals an... Hi All, Is there any option to stretch plane shape in VX.1.1 tool like EE7.9.5 (Smart utilities option) . But in EE7.9.5 tool has one more option like stretch. Kindly suggest we have plane sha... I am using DDR4 in my design with different Byte lanes. I want to know how to set constraints for DDR signals in Xpedition Vx. 1. How to create pin pair 2. How to assign different pin pairs of same net in dif... Q1: Is there a way to save the settings for highlighted traces and recall it as preset? There is currently no way to do this. Your best alternative is to use the ‘Color by Net’ functionality which ca... Hi all, The stackup editor in xpedition xpcb layout designer is not the same as in hyperlinks stackup editor. When I open the layout design to do post layout simulation, Hyperlinks does not open the same stack... PCB Forums bring Mentor customers together to learn new ways to maximize productivity and tool usage. Register to attend one of the 40+ PCB Forums worldwide Find a PCB Forum near you Good morning, Is there a method for automatically routing evenly spaced traces is in Expedition besides using multi-plow? I have a board with varying widths across which i would like each set of traces t... Anybody had any success of carrying out horseshoe shaped interconnects (not by exporting from AutoCad or any other CAD)? Maybe using macros or some special meandering options?