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I did it a few years ago with 9.#. I believe the process was something like this:
Open 'Sch A' and copy the circuit that you want to copy in Logic to a new page and save it as a new design (Sch B).
Use ECO's 'Compare designs' to generate a list of new new reference designators (you'll want that for later - List A).
Use the reuse in Layout to copy your circuit.
Use ECO's 'compare designs' against the original schematic (Sch A) and you'll get a list of the new reference designators in Layout (List B).
You'll need to manually match the ref des from List A and List B to generate an ECO file.
Use the ECO file you just generated to back annotate the refdes to Logic (Sch B).
Usually that's simpler than redrawing the schematic page!
Hi John -
Thanks, that makes sense. I will try it out! I was hoping to avoid manually renumbering parts in Layout doing this, because it is the type of busy work that can bog one down and contribute to one's carpal tunnel . Maybe I can figure a way to organize both schematic and layout such that an automatic renumbering would sync the layout ref designators to the schematic.
I believe as long as there are no gaps in your ref des numbers then both Logic and Layout will come up with the same numbers for the new components. I doubt they will be assigned in the same order but at least that should be a simpler matching game.