Copy Obstructs in Expedition

Version 2

    Author (required): Al Layson

     

    Platform/Format: VBScript

     

    Use case description (required)

    This Script copies Obstructs to a specified user layer (need not be previously defined). Common usage is to debug Self Imposed Limitations On Placement and Routing by copying obstructs to a user layer, allowing you to toggle them on and off to quickly identify their locations on highly congested boards.

     

     

    CopyObstructs.jpg

     

     

    Location of the zip file: http://communities.mentor.com/docs/DOC-2099

     

    Disclaimer

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