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Allegro PCB Editor,dxf

  • Why no font when i DXF in.

    i have lots of words in dxf of AUTOCAD file . when i import DXF file to my project. there is no font in it, but figure is all right. Allegro says as follow. How i can deal with it. Many thanks for any reply. Reading Layer Conversion File Reading DXF file... NOTE: Replacing illegal character * with X...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by Jimdive on Thu, Jul 29 2010
  • Importing Board Outline

    Hi, I am trying to import a board outline that is saved in a .dxf format into allegro. When I import it, I get an error that says - "Unable to start program; dxf2a". I have search online for dxf2a, but I cannot find anything about it. Does anyone know what it is. Thanks
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by rsr2b on Wed, Oct 7 2009
  • Re: How to start Skill in Orcad PCB editor 16.2

    Hi The easiest way to get this to work properly is the following. Create a directory structure c:\cadence\setup\skill Download file here and unzip to c:\cadence\setup Create a new environment variable called ALLEGRO_PCBENV ControlPanel->System->Advanced->Environment Variables->System->New...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by Ejlersen on Fri, Jun 5 2009
  • Problem Exporting DXF

    I am running Allegro V16.01 on a Windows XP machine. When I export to a DXF file, the height property exports for the top side (place_bound_top) only. The bottom side height property (place_bound_bottom) will not export. Can anyone shed some light as to why this may be happening ? Any help would be greatly...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by LRCohen on Mon, Oct 27 2008
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