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by Alex
06 Jul 2010, 07:44
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Large Crosshairs
Replies: 2
Views: 5235

Re: Large Crosshairs

It is not possible in DipTrace now. However some users recommended the following utility to get large crosshair:
http://www.mlin.net/CrossHair.shtml
by Alex
25 Jun 2010, 05:30
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Nets not connected between pages
Replies: 8
Views: 10130

Re: Nets not connected between pages

Make sure that netports have the same type.
Wires on different sheets are joined to single net if they connected to same type of netports.
by Alex
21 Jun 2010, 03:59
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: 3D and Breadboard Views
Replies: 11
Views: 15491

Re: 3D and Breadboard Views

Next version will be released when we do all features that we plan to add. There is not exact date when it will happen.
by Alex
21 Jun 2010, 03:52
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: 5 vdc Reg. Heat Sink Area
Replies: 4
Views: 7836

Re: 5 vdc Reg. Heat Sink Area

If you want to open additional area from solder mask (more than pads area), you can do it in following way: Select Top Mask or Bottom mask (depending on where heatsink is) from drop-down box on drawing panel. Then choose shape type (filled rectangle, ellipse or polygon) and define its points on desi...
by Alex
21 Jun 2010, 03:42
Forum: DipTrace News and Events
Topic: Diptrace Video Tour Audio
Replies: 3
Views: 11377

Re: Diptrace Video Tour Audio

Currently, DipTrace video tour is without sound.
by Alex
18 Jun 2010, 05:22
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: tl431acz pinout mismatch
Replies: 1
Views: 5308

Re: tl431acz pinout mismatch

I see the problem. Thank you. It will be fixed in next version.
by Alex
18 Jun 2010, 03:22
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: How do I switch to different footprint?
Replies: 1
Views: 4925

Re: How do I switch to different footprint?

If you design board without schematic, right click in PCB Layout on any pattern you want to change and select "replace pattern" in submenu. Then choose new pattern and change "Apply to" option to "Similar type patterns". If you design project with schematic, you should replace patterns for all compo...
by Alex
17 Jun 2010, 09:33
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: How can I set how many layers I want to use ?
Replies: 1
Views: 4955

Re: How can I set how many layers I want to use ?

For manual routing, just route wires on single layer. For shape auto-router, open auto-router setup, go to settings tab, click on "Use priority layer direction" option. Then turn-off Top or Bottom layer. For grid auto-router, open auto-router setup, unselect option "use all layers" and set number of...
by Alex
17 Jun 2010, 09:02
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: 3D and Breadboard Views
Replies: 11
Views: 15491

Re: 3D and Breadboard Views

3D view feature is currently in progress. It will be added in next version.
by Alex
16 Jun 2010, 02:27
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Busses in Schematic not showing in PCB
Replies: 7
Views: 9331

Re: Busses in Schematic not showing in PCB

So, if I want to keep analog and digital power as separate nets, then I should not connect them to the actual power in the schematic. I should connect them only when routing the PCB. Is that right? If you want to keep analog and digital grounds as separate nets, you can connect them via 0 Ohm resis...