Thanks, Brad.  I did find out how to delete the room.  It seems that the
room area is cross-hatched.  At first I couldn't see it because it was
hiding under a polygon plane.  But I found it and deleted it.

I'll have to try that room placement stuff on the next multi-page design.

Best regards,
Ivan Baggett
Bagotronix Inc.
website:  www.bagotronix.com


----- Original Message -----
From: "Brad Velander" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "'Protel EDA Forum'" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2002 1:54 PM
Subject: Re: [PEDA] rooms?


> Ivan,
> rooms are for controlling placement of parts during layout. It is
> the equivalent to floor planning in IC or semiconductor design. You may
> define a room and the parts which should be placed in the room for
> placement.
> You undoubtedly had the rooms generated automatically through the
> update PCB facility, there are two check boxes near the bottom of the
update
> PCB screen, one of them controls automatic room generation by the
schematic
> page(s).
> Deleting rooms, can't recall and can't try at the moment. Good luck.
>
> Sincerely,
> Brad Velander.
>
> Lead PCB Designer
> Norsat International Inc.
> Microwave Products
> Tel   (604) 292-9089 (direct line)
> Fax  (604) 292-9010
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>
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>
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Bagotronix Tech Support [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> > Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2002 10:20 AM
> > To: Protel EDA Forum
> > Subject: [PEDA] rooms?
> >
> >
> > OK, you Protel gurus...
> >
> > What's a "room"?  Yeah, I know, it's what I'm in right now.
> > But seriously,
> > a room just appeared on my PCB after an "update pcb" action.
> > I need to
> > delete it, but I can't select it.  How do I get rid of it?
> >
> > What are rooms for?  If they are for placement, can I get the
> > netlist loader
> > to put components in a room instead of spreading them out to
> > far right outer
> > space?  Too much panning...
> >
> > Thanks in advance for your help.
> >
> > Best regards,
> > Ivan Baggett
> > Bagotronix Inc.
> > website:  www.bagotronix.com
>

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