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by Moris
11 Aug 2020, 12:50
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: copy paste pcb-layout respecting grid
Replies: 2
Views: 1027

Re: copy paste pcb-layout respecting grid

PCB editor 4.0.0.5 example: all from source.dip (on grid) is copied and pasted to drain.dip where it gets off grid. Use case: Copy multiple designs in one panel pcb . Problem: This will make everybody looking at the design and the resulting gerber and drill files asking - why is a part of the panel ...
by Moris
06 Jul 2020, 12:19
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: rotate component marking shortcut works only if left mouse key pressed down
Replies: 1
Views: 245

rotate component marking shortcut works only if left mouse key pressed down

pcb editor v4.0.0.3

press F10 for editing component markings
select component marking
press R
rotation of marking by 90° expected but nothing happens
press left mouse button on marking again
Now R works

Small detail issue.
by Moris
10 Jun 2020, 15:48
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: pcb editor does not save occasionally
Replies: 2
Views: 703

Re: pcb editor does not save occasionally

Alex, those are local files.
It happened with the same design. But the three cases occured at different stages of development/design.
What are your terms (non disclosure) when you get customer design files?
by Moris
10 Jun 2020, 15:41
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: component markings jump around
Replies: 2
Views: 713

Re: component markings jump around

Allright, thanks Alex.
by Moris
08 Jun 2020, 02:59
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: route in mirror error
Replies: 3
Views: 875

Re: route in mirror error

In pcb mirror mode start a route. Now the route will just shows up when you move the cursor over a pad - weird.
by Moris
08 Jun 2020, 01:58
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: pcb editor does not save occasionally
Replies: 2
Views: 703

pcb editor does not save occasionally

Pressing file save button in pcb editor rarely silently fails. This means changes in the pcb-design are not stored on file system but you might think they are. On program exit confirm "save changes" with yes. Then pcb editor remains open but does not store either and does not work properly anymore. ...
by Moris
04 Jun 2020, 06:32
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: configurable colors for copper pours
Replies: 14
Views: 13280

Re: configurable colors for copper pours

corr. The more layers with pours, the more semi-transparent pours hide other objects in transparent view mode.
by Moris
04 Jun 2020, 06:18
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: configurable colors for copper pours
Replies: 14
Views: 13280

Re: configurable colors for copper pours

Objects, "clear all copper pours" and "update all copper pours" might help.
I'm not sure colors/transparency would be a big improvement.
The more layers with pours, the more transparent pours hide other objects in transparent view mode.
by Moris
04 Jun 2020, 03:53
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: component markings jump around
Replies: 2
Views: 713

component markings jump around

See picture 1.
Now move RefDes down. This let's jump the value field to the upper side of the component, see picture 2.
by Moris
03 Jun 2020, 14:40
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: Text color black issue
Replies: 1
Views: 677

Text color black issue

When text color set to black it shows black on paper but is invisible on black windows background.
Already reported for beta release