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  • subtracting two touching shapes

    hi I'm having two shapes which touch each other and I'd like to subtract one from the other. Unfortunately the axlDBCreateVoid command doesn't work because the shape to be subtracted needs to be completely inside the other shape. Cite from the help: "All void boundaries are completely...
    Posted to PCB SKILL (Forum) by rumar on Tue, Mar 27 2012
  • Not possible to remove unwanted voids

    Hi All, I am using allegro 16.3 and in my pcb design i have one issue. As shown in the image (circled in Yellow Color) there are unwanted voids in my shape which we are not able to remove.How to find those voids in the 1stplace.we have tried enabling boundaries and anti etch to see if we can see the...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by Prapz on Wed, Mar 14 2012
  • Create a void from a shape in Allegro

    Hi all, I am trying to create a ring of exposed copper at the edge of a board by creating a shape on the solder mask top, however I can't seem to make an actual ring rather than a big filled plane. I can use z-copy to get the outer edge from my route keepin, but I can't figure out how to use...
    Posted to PCB Design (Forum) by spbae on Tue, Nov 16 2010
  • Re: How to change the Shape fill style

    I raised a service request that should have seen this fixed in 16.0. I quick test gives me no problems in 16.01. You need to write some repeatable code and submit it as a new service request. Dave
    Posted to PCB SKILL (Forum) by eDave on Wed, Oct 29 2008
  • How to change the Shape fill style

    I created 3 shapes with SKILL routine. And I want to change the shape's fill style from solid to crosshatch. But I met a problem with the voids. Sometimes, some of the old voids are dispear, some of them are correct. Below is the codes, which I simplified them: ;;Before running the SKILL tool, Shape...
    Posted to PCB SKILL (Forum) by leonlee on Wed, Oct 29 2008
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