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by randee
30 Nov 2020, 20:37
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Object Selection - All On / All Off button
Replies: 3
Views: 700

Re: Object Selection - All On / All Off button

Yep, would be handy.
by randee
30 Nov 2020, 20:31
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Update placed BOM
Replies: 8
Views: 1394

Update placed BOM

Add ability to update a placed BOM with a right-click or menu command, or maybe an option to auto-update whenever schematic refs / values / names are changed.

Having to manually re-place the BOM each time a change is made is inconvenient, and prone to errors i.e. mismatch between schematic and BOM.
by randee
23 Nov 2020, 17:21
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Auto-connect closely-spaced components
Replies: 1
Views: 686

Auto-connect closely-spaced components

To avoid having to draw a short wire between closely-spaced components, make DipTrace connect components when they are brought near each other and the little squares at the pin ends overlap (or are within snap distance). In essence, connect the components without showing a wire, but this is not the ...
by randee
30 Oct 2020, 21:29
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Restore defaults
Replies: 1
Views: 487

Restore defaults

In various menus and dialots, provide a single-click option to restore defaults.

The defaults provide a convenient baseline starting point, and avoids having to manually reset lots of options/values.
by randee
30 Oct 2020, 21:09
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Highlight locked components
Replies: 1
Views: 363

Highlight locked components

Add option to highlight locked components, perhaps by color or with a fuzzy "glow" outline.
by randee
30 Oct 2020, 20:59
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Line styles for shapes
Replies: 4
Views: 683

Line styles for shapes

Add line style option (dashed, dotted, line thickness) for shapes at Schematic and PCB level.
by randee
27 Oct 2020, 00:34
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Scale schematic symbols
Replies: 1
Views: 402

Scale schematic symbols

Occasionally I need to resize a schematic symbol, and scaling it right in the schematic would be convenient, especially if the new resized symbol will likely be used only once.
by randee
27 Oct 2020, 00:26
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Snap with grid hidden
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Snap with grid hidden

Add option to hide the grid while retaining snap action.

Once I get used to a certain grid size, I don't need to see it, and it becomes a distraction especially at fine spacing levels.