Library covers the PADS Standard design tool and creation of Netlist projects. Contains learning paths for schematic entry using xDX Designer and PADS Layout.
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 a netlist schematic for layout.
This learning path supports designers using the PADS Standard Layout tool in a Netlist flow. It will teach on all areas of PCB design using PADS Layout.
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Vias are used for changing a trace path from one layer to another. They can also be added as stitching vias which do not connect traces.
Learn how to pan and zoom, issue commands and use commands to change colors and visibility, find design elements, plus change options in PADS Layout.
Learn how to set up the rules for your PCB, including trace widths, clearnaces and special routing rules.