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Capture CIS

  • Allegro - OrCAD: Change Implementation Path

    I need to copy over a schematics design because I need to make some very minor changes based on the original design. What I want to do now is to correct the path for each part so that the pointers point to the new design instead of the original ones in the old folders. I used the built-in utility to...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by anoynomous on Mon, May 19 2014
  • CIS connected to MySQL database

    I tried to configure CIS to my Enterprise MySQL Database but Orcad return the follow error message: ERROR(ORCIS-6233): The Table Property Type of the field PartNumber in table Resistors is not of type TEXT, STRING or CHARACTER. The Table Property Type of the field assigned as Property Type Part_Number...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by stetag on Tue, May 6 2014
  • Re: How can I preserve designators from changes?

    I have a similar problem, except that I am using a flat design (not heirarchical), and I am using OrCAD 16.6-S001. The Options->Preferences->Miscellaneous->Automatically reference placed parts is unchecked/disabled, and Preserve reference on copy is checked/enabled. When I try to copy entire...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by bradenmarr on Mon, Apr 28 2014
  • What's Good About Capture’s Auto Part Reference? 16.6 has a Few New Enhancements!

    The 16.6 release of OrCAD Capture has a couple new productivity enhancements centered around how reference designators are assigned to components in the schematic. Read on for more details … Design Level Auto-Reference Designator Assignments In 16.6, in addition to the schematic level annotation...
    Posted to PCB Design (Weblog) by Jerry GenPart on Tue, Apr 15 2014
  • Can't choose directory for netlist files

    When netlisting from Design Entry CIS for the PCB editor, the dialog box is drawn with the right side of the box including the browse button for the Netlist Files Directory obscured. It's a major painto have to type an absolute path into the box which not coincidentally doesn't show the whole...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by JMinCV on Wed, Apr 9 2014
  • Default Toolbars in Capture CIS

    Does anyone know how to set which toolbars are visible by default in Capture? I would like the 'Draw' toolbar to be visible by default everytime I open the schematic editor, but have found no setting that sticks between the times I start the tool. The Capture, Part Manager, and Search toolbars...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by JMinCV on Tue, Apr 8 2014
  • problem in capture cis ICA

    hi; when i found a part in capture cis by using internet component assistanf, i got a messagebox said "Cannot place part outside of Capture CIS" ,my computer is win7 64bit,is anyone else got this problem?
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by CHANG7E on Mon, Dec 9 2013
  • omit / ignore parts in a BOM(BOM_IGNORE?), also label as "do not stuff" automatically in BOM

    I've looked at several forms/user guides/help documents and I'm unable to find the answers I'm looking for. I'm using orcad capture 16.2. I do *not* have CIS :'( 1. Is there a straightforward way to keep schematic compenonts off of the BOM. e.g. a PCB pad, fiducials, etc. EDIT: I'm...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by cobcra on Tue, Dec 3 2013
  • What's Good About Capture’s NetGroup Update? 16.6 Has a Few New Enhancements!

    The 16.6 release of OrCAD Capture provides a few enhancements in the area of NetGroups. NetGroup membership is visible in the schematic and the schematic printout: You can assign NetGroups through the Alias dialog: Read on for more details… Here is an example showing how to make a simple block...
    Posted to PCB Design (Weblog) by Jerry GenPart on Mon, Nov 11 2013
  • TCL script retrieve Part attributes question from new guy in OrCAD

    I am trying to retrieve all the parts and their attributes in OrCAD Capture Design. I do get all the data by using the script below. But when I output the vaules from $lName and $lDeviceDesignator, the values are not what I expected, just like R123, C456 for Designator. I got the internal code like _203b8f0e_p_CString...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by George Han on Wed, Nov 6 2013
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