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by zioelp
11 Jul 2020, 15:53
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: Pad and hole disappearing in exported gerber file
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Pad and hole disappearing in exported gerber file

Hello, I just faced an inusual oddity in the newly released 4.0.0.3 PCB Layout. I'm using Diptrace since 2015, and this is the first time I noticed such a singular behaviour. In short, one single via among several others of the same type didn't get exported in the gerber files. No need to say, all d...
by zioelp
08 Feb 2018, 14:56
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Renaming a component without shifting the numeration
Replies: 2
Views: 1963

Re: Renaming a component without shifting the numeration

That's a smart solution, but I also tried this one: I write two zeros following the digit of the "destination" RefDes, so that C5 becomes C500, then I change C1 to C5. After the last correction, I simply look at the list of parts in the Design Manager window, and if I see a RefDes greater than 100, ...
by zioelp
07 Feb 2018, 16:01
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Renaming a component without shifting the numeration
Replies: 2
Views: 1963

Renaming a component without shifting the numeration

Hello, I'm often in need to manually copy some old schematics in paper form (no CAD file), maintaining the original RefDes in the new DT document. Now, if a begin from scratch and verbatim copy R56, C21, Q2 and so on, I can quickly buildup a machine readable schematic without effort. In quite a numb...