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Working with OrCAD Video Series: Board Outline

Last week we introduced you to our new video series, Working with OrCAD. This series is designed to walk you through the basics of designing a board within OrCAD PCB Editor from start to finish.


This week’s video, Board Outline, will showcase the different methods to import a board outline and some general best practices to use when creating board outlines. The video will go over items such as:


  • The best way to create new board outlines
  • Cadence Board Wizard

  • Dealing with complex board shapes



Next week's blog post will discuss the multiple ways to create a library management in OrCAD. Want a sneak peek of what's to come or want to get a head start? You can view the entire series on our Youtube page. For more information on PCB Editor, visit our product page.