One more thing, are you using the database storage system or the windows
system?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thomas 
> Sent: Friday, 28 December 2001 12:07 PM
> To: 'Protel EDA Forum'
> Subject: Re: [PEDA] multi sheet problems
> 
> 
> Very odd Bob, this really shouldn't happen. Unfortunately I'm 
> not much help
> either as I have no idea how this could go wrong for you, yet 
> work for me. I
> have many schematic symbols with more than one footprint 
> associated with
> them, (resistors for example).
> 
> I just placed a whole heap of 1/4W resistors (the fist 
> footprint in the list
> for my resistor symbol) in a schematic generated a PCB with the
> synchroniser, then went back to the schematic and changed a 
> few resistors to
> 2W footprints, updated the PCB with the synchroniser again, 
> and only the
> ones I changed were correctly changed to 2W footprints in the PCB.
> 
> It worked backwards as well (changing the PCB footprint and 
> updating the
> schematic with the synchroniser).
> 
> The only boxes I had checked in the synchroniser were, 
> 'Update footprints',
> and 'Delete components'.
> 
> Did you say you had SP6 installed?
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Tom.
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Bob Wolfe [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> > Sent: Friday, 28 December 2001 10:27 AM
> > To: Protel EDA Forum
> > Subject: Re: [PEDA] multi sheet problems
> > 
> > 
> > Well Guys and Gals,
> > All I know is a while back I tried a number of times to keep 
> > an alternate
> > footprint
> > to no avail. I made a contact switch symbol which had 2 pins. 
> > I needed 3
> > different
> > footprints for this same function. So rather than creat 3 
> > separate symbols I
> > just
> > added the other 2 footprints to the list. Well if you do need 
> > to update
> > footprints
> > with synchronizer it ripped up the ones that used the 2nd and 
> > 3rd footprint
> > on th elist
> > an dreplaced it with the 1st EVERY time. I finally got fed up 
> > and made 3
> > separate
> > symbols (by the way Protel was no help on this either) for 
> > the 3 footprints
> > an dhaven't had a problem since. 
> > 
> 

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