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by robertbaer
13 Jul 2017, 01:07
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: Want to make new part from existing part, change the pattern
Replies: 8
Views: 7593

Re: Want to make new part from existing part, change the pat

I gave up trying to use the component editor, as it never shows anything to edit. At times, i (somehow) was able to edit the component as seen in the PC layout view. Original chosen component gets replaced with new, and original one then is gone. If whatever scheme i used could be discovered and mad...
by robertbaer
13 Jul 2017, 00:58
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Update from Library
Replies: 4
Views: 7082

Re: Update from Library

Forward propagation in DipTrace is a completely manual process. The proper sequence in handling this process is Pattern > Component > Schematic > PCB . The first task in the forward propagation sequence ( Pattern ) involves making the necessary changes to the desired custom patterns and resaving th...
by robertbaer
12 Jul 2017, 17:09
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: Setting up libraries: a mini-guide
Replies: 8
Views: 12755

Re: Setting up libraries: a mini-guide

Thanks for the "add-on" tip. As far as i m concerned, it is TOO damn easy to delete valuable resources, the invisible Design Cache in particular. I say invisible because it does not seem to exist anywhere. Ditto for any libraries except the "My Libraries" folder. My reason for asking is because i am...
by robertbaer
10 Jul 2017, 23:03
Forum: Making Libraries in DipTrace
Topic: Setting up libraries: a mini-guide
Replies: 8
Views: 12755

Re: Setting up libraries: a mini-guide

THAT is a very nice and coherent mini-tutorial.
BUT.
1) How does one add a part to the Design Cache.
2) How does one edit that part to make a new part.
3) Lastly, i assume it might be a Martha Stewart Good Thing to put/make a real library of the resulting mess; how?

Thanks,
R. Baer