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by KevinA
02 Jun 2020, 17:21
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: Print Current Sheet from Print Preview fails first time
Replies: 1
Views: 42

Re: Print Current Sheet from Print Preview fails first time

I could not duplicate, worked fine for me. Windows 10 Pro Insiders Preview current, HP M203DW over WiFi. What is your OS and Printer? I installed Latest stable build: 4.0.0.2 (May 28, 2020). then loaded a multi-sheet schematic, worked without an issue, switched to duplex mode on new printer, I don't...
by KevinA
08 May 2020, 09:58
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Labels and on/off-page connectors
Replies: 6
Views: 1087

Re: Labels and on/off-page connectors

On my latest project I have four sections on different pages and just added pins to nets without a wire, when I created the PCB from schematic all the connections happened and it took a lot less time drawing the schematic without fighting wire connections and 'ports'. While it doesn't look like a co...
by KevinA
01 May 2020, 10:53
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: DipTrace 4.0 beta
Replies: 143
Views: 24853

Re: DipTrace 4.0 beta

To all: It is now MAY 1st, still no 4.x0 release. How about holding back requests for tweaks until AFTER 4.0 gets done? Focus on issues with 4.0 beta, check to see if they have been reported before reporting anything you find wrong. Every time someone requests 'something' it distracts the developers...
by KevinA
27 Apr 2020, 14:39
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: PQFN5x6 pattern
Replies: 2
Views: 959

Re: PQFN5x6 pattern

IR is gone, look at https://www.mouser.com/ProductDetail/In ... hIq83eU%3D
they must have purchased. They have foot prints for their parts listed on Mousers site.
by KevinA
22 Apr 2020, 02:10
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: How to add USER Libraries & use of Library Setup?
Replies: 1
Views: 460

Re: How to add USER Libraries & use of Library Setup?

I typically build a file structure D:\diptrace\project\STM3DController and in that directory subdirectories PDF 3D Document I then use Component Editor Library/Library Setup to create a New Library Group (Component + Pattern) STM3D, then I do Library New and add STM3Dcomp component library to the gr...
by KevinA
21 Apr 2020, 11:10
Forum: PCB Manufacturing Questions
Topic: Local (US) PCB Manufacture
Replies: 0
Views: 936

Local (US) PCB Manufacture

While looking into HDI – High Density Interconnects I found https://pcb4u.com/Quotes/Board?cpn=3 Accutrace Inc. offering a 20sq in PCB for $10 2 layer, $15 4 layer with $10 FedEx. Current 3D printer controllers are 110 X 85mm or 14.4 sq in. with 20 sq in you could add 6 more stepper motor driver! Ha...
by KevinA
19 Apr 2020, 22:33
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: v4Beta2: text assigned to show RefDes will not "Hide"
Replies: 4
Views: 873

Re: v4Beta2: text assigned to show RefDes will not "Hide"

The only thing I can see is by right clicking a component and selecting properties I get a window with a Marking tab and in that there is Show/Align/Position
I can hide things from there
by KevinA
19 Apr 2020, 20:23
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: v4Beta2: text assigned to show RefDes will not "Hide"
Replies: 4
Views: 873

Re: v4Beta2: text assigned to show RefDes will not "Hide"

"Smart Text"? Did a search on the release announcements on beta 1 and 2, no "smart text'
Assign text to show reference designators ?
by KevinA
17 Apr 2020, 17:14
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: Capacitive Button
Replies: 5
Views: 828

Re: Capacitive Button

LOL - I've always thought the pentagon on the tool bar was for drawing a pentagon! More Tomg gems
by KevinA
16 Apr 2020, 17:59
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: IC group in Components Library.
Replies: 1
Views: 517

Re: IC group in Components Library.

I just did a search on ALL COMPONENTS for 555 and got several pages of pages with 555 in the name, I narrowed that down with LM555 to 12 parts then told DT to open a selected LM555 shows me that National Semiconductor has a line of 555 devices prefixed with LM. All the above took under a minute. If ...