Richard

Use select outside area so that you select the new components only. This way
you wont upset the polygon.

I don't know about the increment parameter though.

Ian Capps
----- Original Message -----
From: "Richard Sumner" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Friday, March 07, 2003 8:27 AM
Subject: [PEDA] Unexpected component placement during pcb update


> Usually, when I add a few components to the schematic, and update the pcb,
> the components are placed in a horizontal row starting at the lower right
> corner of the board. Today, it (99se, sp6) started placing them in a
> vertical column, with negative 300 mil increment! My board origin (LL
> corner) is at 1,1, so only the first 3 are visible (and accessible). The
> rest are in negative Y land!! Selecting everything and moving up will make
> them all visible, but this seems to mess up polygon fills and split planes
> when I try to put it back. Yuk!
>
> Any suggestions? Does anyone know where the increment parameter is hidden?
> I'll eventually give up and reinstall everything, but I'd like to avoid
that.
>
> Thanks,
> Richard
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