At 13:45 05.02.01 -0800, you wrote:
>Gene,
>         what are your partnaming conventions on the parts in question? In
>the past I believe that I had a similar problem (I am not sure by your
>problem description.). In my case it turned out to be that I had an illegal
>character in the partname, too long of partname or my partname was not all
>capitalized letters. One of those variations.
>         I am assuming by your comments below that your dummy part might have
>a different partname which didn't violate the "secret" Protel partname
>rules. Note Protel does not stop you from violating these rules.
>The "secret" rules that I follow: all letters capitalized, no spaces, no
>special characters, underscores are fine, 12 characters max length.

In P98, the spaces where the bad boys.

Edi


>Sincerely,
>
>Brad Velander
>Lead PCB Design
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>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: TSListServer [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On
>Behalf Of Gene Silvernail
>Sent: Monday, February 05, 2001 1:27 PM
>To: Multiple recipients of list proteledausers
>Subject: Re: [PROTEL EDA USERS]: Whats With Global Replacement ???
>
>
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Gene Silvernail" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>To: "Multiple recipients of list proteledausers"
><[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>Sent: Monday, February 05, 2001 12:43 PM
>Subject: [PROTEL EDA USERS]: Whats With Global Replacement ???
>
>
> > What gives with global string replacement
> > ................it's flat confusing......or.....doesn't work 100%
> >
> > It seems to be one of those Protelish items that I continue to
> > retry every once in a while but finally take the 3 count to
> > the mat on...and give up...uncle !!!!
> >
> > I simply wanted to change Lib Ref in a resistor in the PCB.Lib I'm using.
> > I made the changes in the Lib...Clicked UPDATE SCHEMATICS and
> > it didn't update them. All of this was done with inter-change saving of
> > documents...caution. Having failed this is when I tried another round
> > with PROTELS GLOBAL SMOBAL MUMBO JUMBO
> >
> > Using PROTEL 99SE SP6
> >
> > Any light would be appreciated.
> >
> > Pre_Thanks
> >
> > Gene Silvernail
> >
>
>Just took the Lib Ref part that I wanted all existing R?'s  changed to and
>placed a dummy into
>each ( 12 ) schematics and then tried a global again....it worked...all the
>old Lib Ref R?'s were
>changed to the new Lib Ref on the dummy R?. I think GLOBAL was not at fault
>it just couldn't
>find the part in the library....weird why didn't it UPDATE SCHEMATICS in the
>first place??
>
>As Steve Irwins says danger danger danger
>
>Gene...Later



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