thanks to all (except brad ! :) )
that helps a lot
 i knew there was a way

Dennis Saputelli

Thomas wrote:
> 
> F5 refreshes the explorer pane. However, the SCH's are sorted in the order
> they are drawn on the project sheet.
> To move them use the "send item to back/front(of)" command on the sheet
> symbols then press F5 to refresh.
> I think this was how I did it last time.
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Dennis Saputelli [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Sent: Thursday, 13 March 2003 09:42
> > To: Protel EDA Forum
> > Subject: Re: [PEDA] SORT ORDER IN LEFT PANE
> >
> >
> >
> > SE99 SP6
> >
> > i think this was kicked around before but couldn't find it
> >
> > in the the left explorer pane and when using DDB's
> >
> > the sch file names listed under the project top sheet are not
> > in a nice
> > order
> > they seem to be sort of alpha sort except one which is newer
> > i closed the DDB and expected it to re-sort but it didn't
> >
> > is there a trick?
> > i vaguely remember one
> >
> > Dennis Saputelli
> >
> >
> > Richard Sumner wrote:
> > >
> > > Thanks for the suggestions, now the resolution?
> > >
> > > *- look in the Windows folder for all the *99SE*.ini an
> > dDFT and rcs files
> > > and see if any of these *(text) files affect things.  You
> > can safely move
> > > these files out of the windows folder and they will *be
> > recreated with
> > > system defaults.  You would loose any customizations, so
> > back them up first
> > > and if *this fixes the issue, investigate to see what is
> > different between
> > > the new (default) files and the old *ones.
> > >
> > > I removed all the 99se files in the winnt folder, to no
> > avail. Protel
> > > wouldn't start up correctly       without the .ini file. I
> > wound up with
> > > all back as they were, no improvement.
> > >
> > > *Select-Outside and then draw the select box around your
> > PCB.  This should
> > > just select the wayward *components.  Then move them.
> > >
> > > This didn't quite work. Protel simply would not select the
> > components that
> > > were outside the box AND negative.
> > >
> > > After several starting and stopping of 99se, a few reboots,
> > the problem
> > > simply went away. There was no obvious correlation with
> > anything that I
> > > did. I did not reinstall 99se (sp6). But now 99se behaves
> > normally.  Other
> > > projects were OK, it seems to have been related to this
> > particular ddb
> > > (windows file system, not the database).  So I'll ascribe
> > it to a weird
> > > interaction between protel and windows (2k, sp2) and go
> > back to work!!
> > >
> > > thanks again,
> > > Richard
> > >
> > > >----- 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.
> > > > >
> > >
> > > Cheesecote Mountain CAMAC,  24 Halley Drive; Pomona, NY 10970
> > > voice: 845 364 0211, fax: 845 362 6947,  www.cmcamac.com
> >
> > --
> > Dennis Saputelli
> >
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