Author (required): Al Layson
Use case description (required)
This script reports the Netname, Via Padstack Name, X, Y, Span, Hole Size and Owner Refdes/Cell (if applicable) of the via. If the via belongs to a Reuse Block, the refdes will be prefixed with "(RB)". The output is a "via_report.txt" file placed in the design's pcb\LogFiles container and therefore available to Expedition's FileViewer. Upon termination, the file will be opened in WordPad. If WordPad is not available you will need to modify the script to use your preferred text editor.
Location of the zip file: http://communities.mentor.com/docs/DOC-1937
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