• How iterate through all sheets in Designer using VB.net?

    I'm looking for an example of how to iterate through all the sheets in Designer using VB.NET.  I know how to do this via VBscript.  Any examples out there that anyone is willing to share?
    created by avjohn
  • Error case mismatch using Part quest.

    I get this error when using Part Quest, when trying to import a DIN 96 pin connector. Part# 1195-1200-ND ERROR : case mismatch for dbc entry: 'Description' got: 'DESCRIPTION' ignoring Then is gives me this:   ...
    created by gzuk
  • FABLINK: How To Change Layers Quantity And Board Stack-up In A Template?

    Hello dears Mentor Guru, please give me some advice. I have tried to change layers quantity in the Fablink from 4 to 2 without any success. Stack-up also not possible to change. Where to find or how to create templa...
    last modified by pinus
  • Is it worth the effort looking at PADS Professional?

    Hi allIn my company we currently use PADS Standard+ (Logic/Layout).However we have the last years seen a drastic decrease in attention from Mentor in this flow, and are not satisfied with this. So we have started...
    last modified by kbak
  • 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...
    last modified by joniengr081
  • System Level PDN Impedance

    We have VRM spice model , PCB Model(S-parameter extracted from Distributed decoupling analysis, and package model(S-parameter format.) I dont know could we execute this in hyperlynx or not?Does hyperlynx support this...
    last modified by shravan.sk
  • How to change the format of the netlist

    I want to change the connection definition format of the .asc file output using the PCB interface.   Although the NET format is recommended in the PADS Layout ASCII Format Specification, the CONN format is actua...
  • Pads layout can't get full license

    Hi Every one,   I'm an IT support of company, I have 5 computers use pads layout but just one of them can't get full license. Can someone share me some ideas, please?   Thanks, Khang
    last modified by okoshi3000
  • PADs Layout: apply setting for all files

    Hello everyone, Have a nice day all, Today, I got an issue with Pads layout. I want to setup a shortcut key for all file by accessing Tools>Customise>Keyboard and mouse, then choose and function and set a keyb...
    last modified by okoshi3000
  • Annotate Pin Numbers to a symbol file from CSV file

    For large pincount symbols, we want to annotate Pin Numbers to existing and placed pins. The Integrated Symbol Editor allows to import Pin Info, but the import will always create new and unplaced pins.    S...
    last modified by peter_festesen
  • C-comp and output risetime

    We have discovered that with Hyperlynx 8.0 the output rising edge is dependent on the value of c_comp. From what I understand this is wrong. We are modeling an Altera Arria IIGX part (LVDS) and if we set c_comp = 0pf...
    last modified by david.royle
  • 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 ?  
    last modified by joniengr081
  • 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
    last modified by joniengr081
  • 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...
    last modified by joniengr081
  • Reference Designators in Step file created by Xpedition VX2.2

    Hello all, some Mentor guy, could tell me why in step files generated by Xpedition VX2.2 there is not indication of component reference designator? It seems to me that there is no way to have them? As Xpedition use...
    last modified by bbpcbdesign
  • Generate Design Status outside of Xpedition?

    Is there a way to generate a new design status file without Xpedition running?
    last modified by spoolin1
  • Replicate component group

    Hello   How to transfer already placed component from one project to another one? on top FPGA and on bottom C&R, how to copy it from one project to another one? Schematic is the same (copied).   Xpedit...
    last modified by mkarlovsek
  • Automation Template for VX.2.x is available

    I've updated my Automation Template for use with VX.2.x.  I'm currently on VX.2.1 Update 6.  You can download the file from here.   All the startups are working ok.  I've verified that DxDesigner,...
    last modified by Patrick.Cashman
  • How to add my script in to my Expedition menu

    I have some Scripts downloaded from  mentor user forums. I want  to add these scripts  in to  my expedition menu bar, and also i want to creat separate menu in Expedition user  window. i am ...
    last modified by karthik.rangaraj
  • IPC-D-356 File format

    Hello. Could anyone guide me how to export IPC-D-356A format from Xpedition Layout VX.2.5 or how to import IPC-D-356B into Incam software? Thanks.
    last modified by khang