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Beginning with the 16.6 OrCAD PCB Editor release, lines and text can now be moved outside their present Class-Subclass structure. In previous releases, workarounds using the clipboard were necessary to accomplish this task.
Categories: Cadence PCB Design Blog, OrCAD, OrCAD PCB Editor, Allegro, Allegro PCB Editor, OrCAD 16.6, Allegro 16.6
Tags: Allegro PCB Editor, 16.6, OrCAD PCB Editor, PCB Layout
The OrCAD Capture 16.6 release provides extensions to the Design Rule Checks (DRC) system. The Custom DRC provides the ability to extend the Capture DRC system to user-defined rules.
Categories: Cadence PCB Design Blog, OrCAD, OrCAD Capture, OrCAD 16.6
Tags: OrCAD Capture, 16.6, OrCAD
In the 16.6 OrCAD PCB Editor release, multiple region shapes can now be assigned to a single region constraint object. I will teach you have this new 16.6 feature works in the follow blog post.
Tags: Allegro PCB Editor, 16.6, OrCAD PCB Editor
The 16.6 OrCAD PCB Editor now has IPC 2581 data transfer capabilities. Thanks to Ed Hickey – the Allegro Sr. Product Engineering Manager - for preparing this information below.
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Tags: 16.6, IPC 2581, Manufacturing
Categories: Cadence PCB Design Blog, OrCAD, PSpice, PCB Design, Simulation and Analysis, OrCAD 16.6
Tags: PSpice, 16.6, PSpice Modeling