If you use the Design Archive tool at all that has capabilities to generate some reports on Placement, Line Lengths, Netlist and a design summary. Not a direct way from PADS Pro but a work around at least...
Yes you can report directly from PADS Professional Layout as well. Use File | Export | General Interfaces and use
Produces generic output for both:
- Automatic Insertion Systems (AIS)
- Automatic Test Equipment (ATE)
You can edit these generic ASCII files with a text editor to meet the specific needs of your company's individual CAM systems. The generated files are named vb_ate.txt (for ATE) and vb_ais.txt (for AIS).
Go through the help of this dialog to get more details.