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Tools -> Assign Reference Designators

Question asked by nadovicc on Jan 23, 2014
Latest reply on Jan 27, 2014 by robert_davies

I have a hierarchical schematic, structure as follows








I want to automatically assign reference designators to U?, C?, etc REFDES properties.

I click Tools -> PCB Interface -> Assign Reference Designators.


I get the error


  Error 5709:

  Could not open schematic Interfaces


Note that "Interfaces" is the name of my root level schematic. If I look at the Interfaces.err file it says


  viewbase: Error 222: Error - Could not find WIR file INTERFACES.1.


I get a similar error if I choose instead Create Netlist for Layout. The CFG file is the standard Pads94.cfg


I see no errors when running Tools -> DxDesignerDiagnostics


What does this mean? How do I fix it?