One way to find a non plated hole is to unplate one known hole, then do a
global search and select for any pad with the plated attrubute = Same  using
your pad as a reference. That will highlight all non-plated holes. If you
then Zoom-Selected, you can see if more than your one hole is non-plated.



> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jenkins, Charlie [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Saturday, August 03, 2002 12:37 PM
> To: 'Protel EDA Forum'
> Subject: Re: [PEDA] 100% complete??????
>
>
> An unplated hole will give you an incomplete net.  This is usaually not
> fatal as you get all your connection holes plated anyway.  I tried several
> ways to locate the non-plated items with varying degrees of success.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robert M. Wolfe [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Saturday, August 03, 2002 3:08 PM
> To: Protel EDA Forum
> Subject: [PEDA] 100% complete??????
>
>
> Hello All,
> Anybody run into the Reports vs DRC with respect to 100% complete
> connections being different.
> I ran DRC for uncomplete net and it is clean 100% connections.
> It is a 6 layer card with a split gnd plane, vcc plane not split and there
> are many polygon plane
> areas also one layer is mostly polygon planes. I di da very carefull look
> there but nothing seems to
> be in error. I also put system in single layer mode and viewed up
> each layer
> to hope to spot a netline,
> nothing so far.
> If I run the report for connection status I get 1 incomplete net, in this
> report it does not tell you the net
> that is not connected, unfortunately.
> So anybbody got any suggestions as to how to determine if the board is
> done??
> I did a netlist output from PCB of connected copper, and compared
> it to the
> schematic output netlist and they match 100%.
> I also checked for parts off board area by selecting all outside area and
> the move slected up and into vieable area and no luck,
> I also check Pick and Place for any negative Y coordinates none.
> Is there anywhere else to verify 100% completion?
> TIA
> Bob Wolfe
>
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