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  • Countersunk/Chamfer mounting holes

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    last modified by grant2019
  • What solutions are available for end of line test automation needs, for testing A2B components such as microphones, amplifiers, accels etc.?

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  • What third party audio testing clients are supported with the Analyzer System?

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  • xPedition Central Library -> PADS Professional

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  • Import step file in Xpedition

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  • Generic CES Import

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  • lpp:: means

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    last modified by saisrinivas.pamula
  • PROBLEM - CROSS PROBING between VX.2.5 Layout Browser and VX.2.5 Designer

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  • How to get polygon coordinate (SVRF)

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    last modified by chris_st
  • Is it possible to move a drawing using scripting?

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  • Why Display Control become slow after scripts run

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    last modified by ziyu.wang
  • PADS Pro License nuisance fix?

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  • How much DRC warnings have your average design?

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