This walk-through demonstrates how to create a Bill of Materials (BOM) for project parts. After you complete this topic, you will be able to:
To follow along with this tutorial, continue with your design from Capture Walk-through 9 or use the included design file, CAPTURE TUTORIAL 10_BOM.DSN under the ‘materials’ tab.Open in New Window
Note: Only the parts will be selected in the schematic.
Note: Fields have already been added for Manufacturer, Manufacturer Part Number, and Part Number. You can use CTRL+C and CTRL+V on the keyboard to copy and paste quickly in the properties window.
Header: Item\tQuantity\tReference\tPart\tVendor\tManufacturer\tManufacturer Part Number
Note: Make sure the text precisely matches the property fields added- included spaces and case.
Note: You can also view the bill of materials by double clicking the report in the project directory outputs.