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by bobselby1949
15 Jul 2020, 12:52
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Moving ALL "Assembly" to "Silk screen" ???
Replies: 2
Views: 222

Moving ALL "Assembly" to "Silk screen" ???

I would like to have all the assembly artwork appear as silk screen so that it appears on the PCB. Is there a way to do this in the "layout" tool or does it need changes to the individual footprints ??? Actually, I dont want ALL of the assembly, just the device outlines for the chips and connectors....
by bobselby1949
08 Jul 2020, 22:33
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Stopping the router from running tracks under an IC ?
Replies: 2
Views: 216

Re: Stopping the router from running tracks under an IC ?

That was brilliant !!!
Many thanks for the prompt help.
Dave
by bobselby1949
08 Jul 2020, 15:45
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Stopping the router from running tracks under an IC ?
Replies: 2
Views: 216

Stopping the router from running tracks under an IC ?

I am laying out a board where I am using isolator chips and need to stop the router from running tracks under them. I gather the term is a "keep out" but I've been unable to find how to create one (yes I'm a newbie!!). Can someone please point me in the right direction, perhaps a tutorial ?? Best re...
by bobselby1949
10 Feb 2019, 12:04
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Schematic capture throws an exception at startup.
Replies: 0
Views: 3358

Schematic capture throws an exception at startup.

I also see this with PCB Layout. If I have previously been working on a schematic that was on a mapped network drive but when I start the tool thae network drive server is not running or is unmapped it sometimes throws the following exception :- [attachment=0]Image 2019-02-10 15-15-29.jpg[/attachmen...