i am having trouble translating an Orcad schematic into DxDesigner...
you are not providing us a lot of information....
In general you can use the File > Import mechanism from within DxD to convert OrCAD Schematic to DxD schematic.
I would suggest you to take a look at the following application notes too:
They are different depending from the flow that you are using (EE or/and IND).
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