Re: [PEDA] CSExtractFromExcel Server @ Ian Wilson

2002-05-03 Thread Daniel Webster
Ian: How terribly interesting it this thread, for this is precisely what I have been considering over the past couple of days. We are considering revamping our whole library databases and as a result I have been thinking carefully about how to better integrate Protel with our own internal parts

Re: [PEDA] mirroring or flipping a PCB (was:...)

2002-05-03 Thread Abd ulRahman Lomax
At 03:00 PM 5/1/2002 -0700, Mira wrote: Does anybody know how expensive Phoenix will be? I'm not sure that Altium even knows for sure. But they have announced that pricing will be in line with current pricing, i.e., $7995 for 99SE full regular price. There are often sales and specials for

[PEDA] Current virus danger

2002-05-03 Thread Abd ulRahman Lomax
I have been notified by a subscriber to this list that he received what is probably a copy of one of the W32.Klez viruses, and that the mail appeared to be from me. This virus is known to spoof outgoing mail addresses, and it is quite unlikely that I am infected -- though it is remotely

[PEDA] Delphi V6 vs. Protel SDK

2002-05-03 Thread Linden Doyle

Re: [PEDA] Want to buy 16-bit Protel w/License

2002-05-03 Thread Abd ulRahman Lomax
At 05:21 PM 5/1/2002 +, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am interested in purchasing Protel PCB/Schematic Software with license. Prefer Protel 98 or newer. For the information of our readers, older Protel licenses which have not been used for upgrade are eligible for upgrade pricing. Right now,

[PEDA] propagate net

2002-05-03 Thread Rene Tschaggelar
I have unassigned tracks (no net) and would like to proagate the connected net. In schematic there is a 'design/update pcb' that has a checkbox for 'Assign net to connected copper'. That somewho does not appear to work. Now ( in pcb editor ) I have do : -edit/select connected copper -read the

[PEDA] Footprint for Hirose Connectors

2002-05-03 Thread websitevisitor
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Re: [PEDA] CSExtractFromExcel Server @ Ian Wilson

2002-05-03 Thread Jason Morgan
How about turning the problem round? What ever match, boolean or wildcard rules you add to your server, somebody will find somthing that is wrong with it. As it is, it probably works for most of the people that want to use it. (I'm going to try it myself at some point.) Perhaps its a better

Re: [PEDA] AW: CSExtractFromExcel Server @ Ian Wilson

2002-05-03 Thread Dave Hill
I missed the start of this thread but surely a production/stores department would refer to a component by an unique number - they wouldn't put a 50V capacitor in the same bin as a 5V one. The answer then is to use the unique number and pull the rest in from that. Dave Hill How many matches

[PEDA] All Servers gone

2002-05-03 Thread Cam Andruik
Well this is wierd. Yesterday Protel worked fine. Today I start it up and it will not open a database. I have no Servers installed. If I add them, the next time I start Protel they are all gone again! Anyone ever seen this before? Cam Andruik Harding Instruments 780 462-7100 [EMAIL

Re: [PEDA] Delphi V6 vs. Protel SDK

2002-05-03 Thread Rene Tschaggelar
If Delphi 6 is going to work, the personal version is sufficient. You cannot write commercial software with it and some database stuff is missing. Rene -- Ing.Buero R.Tschaggelar - http://www.ibrtses.com Linden Doyle wrote: Greetings all, I have read here in the past that Delphi V5

Re: [PEDA] Footprint for Hirose Connectors

2002-05-03 Thread Bruce Walter
I have made a 20 pin version that I have used successfully. You can scale it easily. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2002 3:33 AM To: proteledaforum Subject: [PEDA] Footprint for Hirose Connectors I am looking for a source

[PEDA] Disappearing Servers

2002-05-03 Thread Cam Andruik
Well this is wierd. Yesterday Protel worked fine. Today I start it up and it will not open a database. I have no Servers installed. If I add them, the next time I start Protel they are all gone again! Anyone ever seen this before? Cam Andruik Harding Instruments 780 462-7100 [EMAIL

Re: [PEDA] propagate net

2002-05-03 Thread Dwight
I'm fairly certain that doing Design | Netlist Manager, then Menu | Update free primitives from component pads will do what you want. The synchronizer checkbox works when the relevant nets are being changed (at the same time) through the synchronizer. -Original Message- From: Rene

Re: [PEDA] propagate net

2002-05-03 Thread Brad Velander
Rene, it is certainly possible to do using the Netlist Manager. Design Menu, Netlist Manager, on the Menu in the bottom left, select Update Free Primitives From Component Pads. This will update all unassigned tracks, fills, polygons, etc. according to the netlist names for the existing

Re: [PEDA] propagate net

2002-05-03 Thread Abd ulRahman Lomax
At 05:49 PM 5/3/2002 +0200, Rene Tschaggelar wrote: I have unassigned tracks (no net) and would like to proagate the connected net. In schematic there is a 'design/update pcb' that has a checkbox for 'Assign net to connected copper'. That somewho does not appear to work. It should. It is

Re: [PEDA] Delphi V6 vs. Protel SDK

2002-05-03 Thread John Williams
The current SDK is compatible only with Delphi D5. This is because the interface to Protel is provided as a precompiled runtime package that is compiler specific. The entry level Delphi 5 package should be sufficient for most kinds of Protel server development. Check the Borland web site for

Re: [PEDA] All Servers gone

2002-05-03 Thread John Williams
Open the file Client99SE.ini in your Windows directory with any text editor. At the very end should be a section that is labelled: [Servers] followed by a list of servers with the path to their associated .ins file. For example: ... [Servers] ArngeCmp=C:\Program Files\Design Explorer 99

Re: [PEDA] All Servers gone

2002-05-03 Thread Brooks,Bill
I have seen something similar... I had to re-install. - BB -Original Message- From: Cam Andruik [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Friday, May 03, 2002 10:30 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [PEDA] All Servers gone Well this is wierd. Yesterday Protel worked fine. Today I start it up

Re: [PEDA] propagate net

2002-05-03 Thread Cliff Gerhard
If you go to the Design Menu and select Netlist Manager there is a button labeled Menu in the lower left corner. Click that and then select Update Free Primitives From Component Pads and that will update all unassigned primitives (tracks, vias, etc.). Beware that if there are any misconnected

Re: [PEDA] All Servers gone

2002-05-03 Thread Abd ulRahman Lomax
At 11:29 AM 5/3/2002 -0600, Cam Andruik wrote: Well this is wierd. Yesterday Protel worked fine. Today I start it up and it will not open a database. I have no Servers installed. If I add them, the next time I start Protel they are all gone again! Anyone ever seen this before? Not this.

Re: [PEDA] propagate net

2002-05-03 Thread Jon Elson
Rene Tschaggelar wrote: I have unassigned tracks (no net) and would like to proagate the connected net. In schematic there is a 'design/update pcb' that has a checkbox for 'Assign net to connected copper'. That somewho does not appear to work. Now ( in pcb editor ) I have do :

Re: [PEDA] Disappearing Servers

2002-05-03 Thread Mike Leachman
I had the same experience, for whatever reason, my computer was having intermittent hardware problems that would give the Microsoft message box saying that the operating system had detected some sort of problem and would shut down in 60 seconds and I should close all open applicatiolns. Then I

Re: [PEDA] Delphi V6 vs. Protel SDK

2002-05-03 Thread Ian Wilson
On 08:13 AM 3/05/2002 +1000, Linden Doyle said: Greetings all, I have read here in the past that Delphi V5 is required if one wishes to create srevers using the Protel SDK. Is Delphi V6 also useable in this regard? I gather not - at least this is what I was told by Protel. One of

Re: [PEDA] CSExtractFromExcel Server @ Ian Wilson

2002-05-03 Thread Ian Wilson
On 10:00 AM 2/05/2002 -0700, Daniel Webster said: Ian: How terribly interesting it this thread, for this is precisely what I have been considering over the past couple of days. We are considering revamping our whole library databases and as a result I have been thinking carefully about how to

Re: [PEDA] mirroring or flipping a PCB (was:...)

2002-05-03 Thread Ian Wilson
On 01:03 PM 2/05/2002 -0400, Abd ulRahman Lomax said: ..snip.. I do understand that the Protel training, with Mr. Wilson, is quite good Not me - I do not do any Protel training. Maybe some other Mr Wilson :-) Ian Wilson * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * To post

Re: [PEDA] CSExtractFromExcel Server @ Ian Wilson

2002-05-03 Thread Ian Wilson
On 08:57 AM 3/05/2002 +0100, Jason Morgan said: How about turning the problem round? What ever match, boolean or wildcard rules you add to your server, somebody will find somthing that is wrong with it. As it is, it probably works for most of the people that want to use it. (I'm going to try it

Re: [PEDA] AW: CSExtractFromExcel Server @ Ian Wilson

2002-05-03 Thread Ian Wilson
On 07:03 PM 2/05/2002 +0100, Dave Hill said: I missed the start of this thread but surely a production/stores department would refer to a component by an unique number - they wouldn't put a 50V capacitor in the same bin as a 5V one. The answer then is to use the unique number and pull the rest