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by nikthefix
15 Oct 2023, 22:32
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Feature request - high resolution inverse text in signal layer
Replies: 2
Views: 2022

Feature request - high resolution inverse text in signal layer

At present inverse text in a signal layer is rather course compared to the positive font (Truetype or vector). An option to increase the painted poly count to give extreme resolution would be great for certain critical regions - admittedly at the expense of processing overhead / render times. Altern...
by nikthefix
15 Oct 2023, 22:16
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Feature Request - scroll wheel zoom direction switch
Replies: 1
Views: 1491

Feature Request - scroll wheel zoom direction switch

For those of us using a trackball such as the Kensington Expert Mouse, the scroll ring zoom direction can be at odds with the drop down menus scroll. A system wide zoom direction switch would be a welcome addition.

Thanks

Nik
by nikthefix
29 Sep 2023, 23:23
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Feature Request - Trace to arbitrary copper shape
Replies: 1
Views: 1427

Feature Request - Trace to arbitrary copper shape

Experimenting with pcb copper coils, antennas, inductors, cap touch pads and rubber dome switch contacts is tricky in Diptrace. I'd like to request an option to allow routing traces to arbitrary copper shapes where the trace snap point(s) can be defined (perhaps just on-the-fly with a ctrl/shift). A...
by nikthefix
22 Sep 2022, 23:42
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Feature request
Replies: 0
Views: 3519

Feature request

To add Step file export of 3D board view to include copper and silk layers as an option. Important for presentation work in Fusion 360 (for example).
by nikthefix
09 Jun 2022, 20:46
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Drawing tools
Replies: 0
Views: 1855

Drawing tools

Request: 1. Snap to intersection of 2 lines of any type so that construction lines can be used to guide the drawing of more complex shapes. OR... Trim path to line / boundary (for the same reason). 2. Arbitrary rotate of any object or group about a user defined center of rotation with the center poi...
by nikthefix
27 May 2020, 20:20
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Feature Request
Replies: 1
Views: 2278

Feature Request

1. Tracing Paper Mode - an option to make the pcb draw window translucent to the extent that images on the desktop can be manually traced for quick / approximate board outline and layout checking. 2. Boolean drawing operations for union, intersect, add, subtract etc so that complex shapes can be qui...