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by Tomg
23 Jul 2018, 05:07
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Vias are connecting to GND and VCC pours on 4 layer board
Replies: 10
Views: 1626

Re: Vias are connecting to GND and VCC pours on 4 layer board

Have you tried updating all copper pours after adding the vias?
by Tomg
12 Jul 2018, 09:08
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: DeMorgan Equivalents
Replies: 1
Views: 649

Re: DeMorgan Equivalents

As far as I know, DipTrace does not provide a way to select an alternate DeMorgan equivalent for the provided stock components. You will have to create a custom component with the desired shape and set the appropriate pin Type to " Dot " by using the Pin Manager or double-clicking on the desired pin...
by Tomg
10 Jul 2018, 20:19
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: Pattern editor layer display
Replies: 1
Views: 620

Re: Pattern editor layer display

"...Is it possible, in the pattern editor, to select which layers are visible?..."
No.
"...If not, why?..."
See this old thread - viewtopic.php?f=8&t=490&p=18582
by Tomg
09 Jul 2018, 06:19
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: "Some Nets Can Be Merged"
Replies: 2
Views: 736

Re: "Some Nets Can Be Merged"

The SN74LS90N primary reference designators are messed up in such a way as to make most of them behave like they are all part of the same chip. Notice that some of the primary reference designators are blank and you have mistakenly changed the secondary (component part ) reference designators thinki...
by Tomg
08 Jul 2018, 06:26
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: Bug in Electrical Rule Check
Replies: 6
Views: 813

Re: Bug in Electrical Rule Check

"...Can you also do?..." "...You have a more modern product!..."
It's not up to me. I'm just a user of DipTrace with no affiliation to Novarm whatsoever. Try posting some suggestions to them in the Feature requests forum.
by Tomg
07 Jul 2018, 20:42
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: Bug in Electrical Rule Check
Replies: 6
Views: 813

Re: Bug in Electrical Rule Check

Had you previously connected the R8/VT4(B)/VT5(C) junction net to the net named " AN ", and then removed the connecting wire later on? If so, this is why the two remain connected and is how DipTrace has been set up to handle net merges in the Schematic Editor ; there will be no warning messages abou...
by Tomg
07 Jul 2018, 20:17
Forum: Basic Schematic and PCB Design
Topic: Toggle switch
Replies: 3
Views: 1035

Re: Toggle switch

Sorry about that. Here's one rated for 30V @ 4A DC - https://www.digikey.com/product-detail/ ... ND/2105249
by Tomg
07 Jul 2018, 07:50
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Unroute hot keys
Replies: 11
Views: 1319

Re: Unroute hot keys

Yes, although it does not actually clear/delete the net where there is a pre-existing ratline. Rather, it un-routes the associated trace. (Looks like a slightly inaccurate description in the help file.) Since you have to select the segment to be un-routed using your mouse anyway, just right-click on...
by Tomg
07 Jul 2018, 07:29
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Unroute hot keys
Replies: 11
Views: 1319

Re: Unroute hot keys

Which command clears the entire net?
by Tomg
07 Jul 2018, 06:14
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: Bug in Electrical Rule Check
Replies: 6
Views: 813

Re: Bug in Electrical Rule Check

There is no way for the Schematic Editor to know or anticipate your design intent, thus no error message.