In PADS Standard we used a automation script in PADS layout to extract information on the top or bottom location of the parts, as well as their XY-coördinates, to an Excel file.
We recently moved from PADs Standard to PADS Professional.
In PADS Professional Layout you have the option to back-annotate the cell names to the schematic (as the cell definition for top and bottom can be different).
Now I'm looking for a way to back annotate the PCB-side (top or bottom) and the XY-location back to the schematic, so that I can include this information in my partlist.
Is this standard functionality in PADS Professional?
Or does the tool provide another way to extract this data?