This library teaches the PADS Standard Plus design tools to design PCB boards. It contains learning paths for schematic and PCB design.
Learning paths let you focus on developing the skills you need most
Learn how to navigate the Mentor Learning Center and view a curriculum map for each user role.
Using xDX Designer, gain proficiency in project management, schematic capture, part selection using xDX Databook, and prepare the schematic for layout.
Using xDX Designer, gain proficiency in project management, schematic capture, part selection using xDX Databook, and prepare a netlist schematic for layout.
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Learn how to work configure PADS Schematic Capture, work with windows, and the user interface including hot keys and strokes for quick access to commands.
Learn how to modify your schematic after initial placement and connectivity. Topics include finding and replacing, reassigning nets, and command line usage.
Learn how to add step models to a design, view them in PADS 3D, measure between parts in the 3D interface, and add enclosures and heatsink models.