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by SteveThatcher
19 Feb 2021, 02:28
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Allow datasheet link to be a website or local file location
Replies: 4
Views: 3234

Re: Allow datasheet link to be a website or local file location

easy solution - you have the option of entering just a partial path & filename for your components and a second setting that is a starting drive, URL, network path that is the base global path to where the files are. If the filename starts with a ".\" then the global path is used. If there is a full...
by SteveThatcher
16 Feb 2021, 18:30
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Allow datasheet link to be a website or local file location
Replies: 4
Views: 3234

Re: Allow datasheet link to be a website or local file location

of course you can copy the path, but that is still a pain. Why not have a browse button and just select the file. I am back to working in the 4.1 version and it is still clunky when it comes to data sheets. I need to be able to access datasheets offline and the web links won't work all the time. I w...
by SteveThatcher
23 Apr 2017, 16:23
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Thoughts on library management
Replies: 1
Views: 2692

Re: Thoughts on library management

I agree in part. The problem is that companies keep sucking up other companies or changing their name. Actually, a better way to deal with this is more of a database display issue. Parts should able to be sorted as a user wants them to be. Imagine needing a real time clock for a design. You sort by ...
by SteveThatcher
23 Apr 2017, 13:23
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Allow datasheet link to be a website or local file location
Replies: 4
Views: 3234

Allow datasheet link to be a website or local file location

one of the things that I find really helps is the design process is to be able to bring up a datasheet quickly for a particular part. DipTrace has the ability to do this but only for a web address. I have always maintained a local "parts" folder that contains all of the parts I have either designed ...