Posted on Feb 15, 2014
Injecting random noise into your circuit in PSpice has typically been a challenging task due to the additional PWL source needed and the creation and configuration of that source’s file for transient simulations. In the latest release of PSpice (16....
Posted on Jan 24, 2014
PSpice comes with 10’s of thousands of library parts from many different vendors and regions. The sheer volume of parts that you are presented with can make it hard to find the kind of part that you’re looking for. If you know the exact number of...
Posted on Dec 19, 2013
Most SPICE simulators are really good at simulating circuits and showing you what the outputs will be but, on their own, they don’t do anything to bring attention to components that may be stressed or overloaded.
Posted on Nov 27, 2013
One of the biggest annoyances in any SPICE-based simulator occurs when you run a simulation and receive back a convergence error with loads of node voltages and currents to sift through and figure out where it all went wrong. It stops your...
Posted on Nov 4, 2013
Have you encountered hanging wires and overlaps with Capture wires and want to be able to find these quickly? With version 16.6, you can easily find these errors throughout your design using the custom DRCs.
Posted on Oct 23, 2013
Graphing the Open Loop Gain of a circuit can be a challenging and time consuming task in PSpice because of a few difficulties with the tool that have been overcome in the latest hotfix (V16.6 S017).
Posted on Oct 7, 2013
PSpice 16.6 now provides IBIS model simulation capability. This often requested feature supports: SPICE circuit generation for all IBIS versions, Support for V-T curves, Analog simulation of XNets (use Advanced Analysis tools for smoke analysis on...
Posted on Sep 30, 2013
Getting your circuit to give the results that you want can sometimes be a very difficult task. If you have specific behaviors that you would like your circuit to adhere to or if you have a set of data points that you’d like your output to match...
Posted on Sep 12, 2013
Have you ever had the need to see the actual OrCAD Capture page name, schematic name or other properties on the schematic page’s Titleblock? OrCAD Capture easily allows this!
Posted on Sep 10, 2013
Release 16.6 of OrCAD PCB Editor includes new enhancements to effectively manage shape operations.