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by Alex
Yesterday, 05:23
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Funny error on custom pad part
Replies: 2
Views: 63

Re: Funny error on custom pad part

You can edit the pattern in Pattern Editor and convert the shapes to polygonal pads. Then the errors should gone. Right now the shapes touch to nets they are not assigned to connect.
by Alex
13 Jan 2021, 10:33
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Using the same bus on different sheets doesn't work!
Replies: 4
Views: 111

Re: Using the same bus on different sheets doesn't work!

If bus is connected to but connector then it has green dot. Otherwise bus connector is blue. If there are two bus connectors with the same name (on the same or different sheets) then bus connector names are outlined in rectangle. Please check these rules to make sure you connected busses on differen...
by Alex
13 Jan 2021, 10:27
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: Unknown warning
Replies: 2
Views: 64

Re: Unknown warning

I think U5:V is thermal pad of U5 device. The pad is connected to GND net in spite of it shouldn't. But I may be wrong. If you send the board file I can run connectivity check and see result.
by Alex
13 Jan 2021, 10:19
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: 3D exporting STEP files
Replies: 4
Views: 87

Re: 3D exporting STEP files

Thank you for the file. I can reproduce the problem in version 4.0.0.5 but we have already fixed it in the beta version 4.1.
by Alex
12 Jan 2021, 10:35
Forum: Other questions and issues
Topic: Adding library in Mac OSX?
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: Adding library in Mac OSX?

You can put your files within DipTrace home folder: Finder > Applications > DipTrace.app > Right-click + Show Package Contents > Contents > Resources > drive_c > users > Wineskin > My Documents > DipTrace Then open any DipTrace program, open library setup and add your libraries to custom library gro...
by Alex
12 Jan 2021, 10:31
Forum: DipTrace PCB Layout
Topic: 3D exporting STEP files
Replies: 4
Views: 87

Re: 3D exporting STEP files

Please send your board file and custom 3D models for verification either on the forum or DipTrace support.
by Alex
11 Jan 2021, 10:32
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: File format
Replies: 1
Views: 94

Re: File format

You can export DipTrace ASCII files from all DipTrace programs.
by Alex
11 Jan 2021, 10:31
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Using the same bus on different sheets doesn't work!
Replies: 4
Views: 111

Re: Using the same bus on different sheets doesn't work!

If busses (on different or the same sheets) are connected to bus connectors with the same name, they should become the same bus. If not, please send your schematic to the forum or DipTrace support.
by Alex
11 Jan 2021, 10:27
Forum: DipTrace Schematic Capture
Topic: Can I denote a track as 'sacrificial' on the circuit?
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: Can I denote a track as 'sacrificial' on the circuit?

You can create PCB jumper. It can be a component with two pins and attached pattern with two pads that are normally connected by copper shape.
by Alex
11 Jan 2021, 10:17
Forum: Other questions and issues
Topic: Pre-purchase support - New user(UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 63

Re: Pre-purchase support - New user(UK)

We investigated your gerber file and did some changes in source codes in order to import the file correctly. The next update will include the fix. If you want, we can import whole set of gerber files for you.