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Altium edit multiple symbols at once

I've been working with Altium for a while and have always been a bit frustrated with how libraries work. I currently need to update the symbol of several components, for example adding a text to all ...
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Standard Naming Convention for Cadence Files

This is a question regarding the naming of libraries and cellviews in the Cadence Design Systems' IC tool. While being somewhat company and work-culture dependent, I am wondering what naming ...
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How could I get the footprint name in Altium?

I am creating a component in such a way that in the schematic file it would be possible to change the footprint, and the component parameter "Package" will be updated. I tried to put "=...
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Altium 22 or above - copying part parameters from supplier information into part for easier part creation

I have some parts that show up in altium 22 or above (using 24), but if the footprint and other information isn't there, it needs to be created. (NOTE: if you right click on the supplier there is no ...
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How can I use the external library for the 2EDF7175F Gate Driver by Infineon in LTSpice?

I want to simulate a circuit including the Infineon 2EDF7175F (Gate Driver) in LTSpice 17. This is my circuit: I created both the irfl024z (Mosfet) and the 2EDF7175F by opening the .lib in LTSpice ...
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Importing Cadstar/Orcad project into Altium

I have a couple of questions regarding the importing process from Cadstar/Orcad project files to Altium. First question is regarding the importing process itself. I have managed to import into Altium ...
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How can I rename Altium Library file and apply source change for each component?

I want to change the name of the library files in my Altium Project (inside the folder "Libraries" you can find .SchLib and .PcbLib). I can righ click them and select the rename option. That ...
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What are some best practices for library management for schematic and PCB design?

Most CAD packages use a "symbol" and "footprint" library approach when it comes to designing schematics and PCBs. Some (like recent versions of Altium) have "component" ...
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Importing LTSpice Library or Component model from Github

Instead of having my library on my machine which runs LTSpice, I want to put them on the cloud, something like Github, where I save all my library components, models and symbols and import them to my ...
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Altium Designer: multiple errors while adding a new component from a library after placing for the first time into PCB file

I'm working with the Altium Designer version 20.2.4. I'm using only 2 libraries. The first has only one component, a microcontroller from ST. The second is a library where another person put a lot of ...
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Altium: Correct way to handle multiple variants of the same IC

The component AMS1117 comes in three packages. Then each package has a part that gives different fixed output voltage. Here is the table: When creating the library for this in Altium designer, I ...
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Passing Serial Object Created by a Library to another Library

I am trying to create a library for Topway brand LCD based on this docs. Inspired by this library header file, and source file I have created a Serial object in my library which is fix.h and fix.cpp. ...
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Altium footprint library

I created a new PCB library in Altium. I want to add a 3D model of the component, but I don't want to download the 3D model step file of a component on my computer. Can I directly import it to my PCB ...
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Does TI or someone provide the component libraries for free for KiCad?

I am designing a circuit and PCB using KiCad. I would like to know whether TI or someone provides component libraries for free for Kicad or not.
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Does it make sense to add a few footprints into the schematic component in Altium?

I'm new to Altium. I have a question about libraries in Altium. If I draw a passive component such as a capacitor in the schematic library of Altium, after all packages of capacitors like 0402, 0603, ...
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How to inject load dump transient in LTspice

I wanted to simulate load dumping in LTspice by introducing a transient at load side. But I didn't find any block in LTspice library to do so. Can anyone assist me in that regard?
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How can I remove the designID from showing on the schematic in all components in Altium?

I am creating a new database library for Altium using Microsoft Access 2016. I've only ever previously used database libraries using Excel, integrated libraries or had someone else in a company manage ...
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Version control for component libs in Altium

I am using Altium for years, but never succeeded in efficient usage of SVN or GIT for managing the Altium component libraries. Now we are 2 engineers working on the same HW design. We are struggling ...
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TC551001-70 Eagle library

I am looking for an Eagle libray containing the TC551001-70 RAM IC. I have looked for a 32 pin DIP socket but also haven’t been able to find. Any help would be great, thank you. Datasheet: http://www....
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Altium: One resistor, mutliple values in library

This question has been asked 8 years ago, but I'm hoping for a new answer. In the past if I have wanted to create a 0402 resistor and have several different values, I have created several different ...
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Problem creating a VI when importing a DLL in Labview

I want to import a DLL to Labview and create VIs from my functions. For simple functions with common data types, it works well. My problem is when the function has a struct data type. I followed ...
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there is an undefinable text as .subckt in the edit spice model section. how can I find the correct one?

I want to copy and use the .SUBCKT model of UCC28C43 which is in an OrCAD capture schematic. I did as follows but the .subckt contains the undefinable text. why is that so? how can I find the correct ....
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Why are my soil sensor outputs starting correct, but turning into nonsense?

I have two Adafruit STEMMA Soil Sensors STEMMA Soil Sensors that I've hooked up to an Arduino nano, telling a solenoid valve when to open. I also have a rain sensor and photoresistor to determine the ...
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Are simulation models for components like ADCs and microcontrollers not available for Proteus?

I am looking for simulation models of ADCs (ex. ADC3563, ADS52J90) that would be suitable for my application, but I cannot seem to find any. The built-in ADCs available in Proteus do not satisfy my ...
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Is it possible to import altium libraries all at once

I am trying to setup my own library folder without using the altium 365 or the vault feature. Is there a way I can install all the intlib/pcblibs+schlib all at once or make it part of a project ...
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Add downloaded components to existing library in Altium?

I have just started using Altium as a student after using Eagle for a lot of years. I download part libraries from sites like Ultra Librarian and can use the supplied script to generate a library with ...
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How to install the downloaded model file to pspice?

I am newbie in pspice.I am using 17.4 version of Orcad.I have downloaded mosfet model from a site.Model includes this files: "device.lib" , "device.olb" and "device.ind" ...
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LTSpice Third Party MOSFET Error Message

I am trying to work out a simulation circuit with different nmos(2n7000) and pmos(ZVP2106A) within LTspice. But I just don't know what to do to make the simulation run. I've taken careful procedures ...
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Is there a KiCad library loader for Linux? [closed]

I have been using Designspark PCB with Library loader for years now. Library loader lets me import and use any footprint instantly once I download it. But I want to switch to Linux with KiCad, and I ...
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Unable to generate device simulation libraries from Quartus Prime

I am using Quartus 18.1. I am trying to generate device simulation libraries as per the procedure here: https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/programmable/support/support-resources/knowledge-base/...
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Is bare-metal programming still a thing? [closed]

I am in the learning phase of embedded systems programming. I am curious about the industry practices. Nowadays the microcontrollers are getting powerful and comes with a lot of memory, networking ...
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Altium 365 - changing the default comment

Recently, our company decided to move to Altium 365 since we are starting a big project where multiple people will be working on a single project. We have a local library that is up to date and used ...
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Which library to use for FT232H, libMPSSE vs libFTDI or something else?

I have an FT232H chip, which supports a max SPI speed of 30 Mhz, I am interested in writing a library which uses the maximum speed of FT232H. And control 4-5 GPIO pins at the same time. I have come ...
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Celestial Altium Library does not show symbols or footprints

I tried to install the Celestial Altium Library a few days ago. I was hoping for a large library of components that could allow me to quickly build some prototypes from time to time. This is in Altium ...
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I can't see my new PSU symbol in Eagle

I am new to Eagle having just returned to my hobby after many years and decided to use Eagle. I need a 1v8 supply net, and so followed the guidance and created my own supply line in my own library. ...
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Altium Library Issues- Replace uknown schematic library with know library

I am using Altium 20.1 and my question is regarding the sch library. I generated a schematic library and I want to use that as my default library for the components. When I try to update the schematic ...
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Library for easily interfacing with USB tranciever

Im very new to the field of anything USB related, sorry in advance! I hope my question is clear in conveying my level of understanding and of what I wish to learn. My project involves connecting a ...
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RAST 2.5 pcb design

Currently I am designing a pcb and I need a RAST 2.5 connected to my board DIRECT MATING as seen as picture below (example from google). But as I am searching in the library, I am using EAGLE, I ...
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KiCad footprint or supplier footprint?

I download symbols and footprints from the component supplier into a project's library to go faster but I realized that many of the standard components footprints are slightly different in KiCad, like ...
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PSpice library for a speaker?

I am trying to simulate a current driver using TIP31 transistor for a speaker with known resistor and wattage. Can anyone please help me find a PSpice library for speakers? If there is not a library, ...
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Altium - cannot find standard parts

I am slightly new to Altium and I've not run into such a problem with other EDA software. I use version 20. I can find simple stuff like resistors in the included library and at least a few ...
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In Altium Designer how do I navigate to the component editor from the PCB layout screen?

I am teaching myself Altium Designer 2017 coming from EAGLE. If I want to edit a component in EAGLE I can right click on it in the board view and then click "open footprint". Is there a similar ...
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How to integrate external library into KiCad

I am using KiCad (5.1.5). I got this self-made library from my lab mate he told me to make some changes to his schematic. Inside the folder that he gave consists the following folders and files: ...
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Altium automatically adds footprint to new library component. How to solve it?

I have a problem with Altium and i couldn't solve it. When I add new symbol to my integrated library, by default it has 6 footprints and the symbol designator and comment is same every time (not ...
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RS485 communication between Arduino

I want to transfer data (only numeric values) between Arduino Nano and Arduino Mega 2560. I tried with my own code and tried with several libraries also. Arduino Nano code ...
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Different library for STM32 without interrupt, with interrupt or DMA?

I am an OO programmer, and since some time I'm spending time (as a hobby) with an STM32. For a hobby project I'm using a shift register (74HC595), and LCD. For both I wrote a class to easily ...
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How to name SMD packages in my Pick&Place library

I have massive problem with finding a correct scheme to name the packages correctly in my Pick&Place machine's library. For example: QFN-16 I have one QFN-16 with 6+6+2+2 leads and another QFN-16 ...
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LoRa RFM95/SX1276 libraries for PIC 8 bit microcontrollers

I recently finished prototyping a LoRa RFM95 transceiver with an Arduino Uno using the RadioHead RFM95 library. I am now transitioning to designing a PCB for my project and chose a PIC16F18446 ...
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Altium Component Device "Technology"

I am trying to design a component in Altium that has different orderable variants. For example, my component takes the orderable code XYZ-AAA where ...
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Should we use ieee.Numeric_Std_Unsigned?

I know that in VHDl, there is a multitude of library, I have come to the conclusion that the only 2 library that should always be used are: ...
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