Please sign in or create an account to continue Create a GrabCAD account or sign in to an existing account Create an account Sign in to existing account Create an account. Hi Steven, I am also a system design engineer and electrical engineer who does a lot of mechanical engineering in my work. Eagle was another popular PCB program that hobbyist use. Click here for information about technical support. Like a committee or international standard they all agree to have a say in and abide by for future direction to advance the industry. The orientation of parts has to also be correct or they may come in flipped or sideways. If all the main players in CAE, CAD, CAM got together to lay down a collaborating foundation and direction for the future to resolve things like direction and format compatibility.
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Feedback on this topic. I have always used National instruments Multisim and Ultiboard for my circuit design and PCB design work however as I already use solidworks CAD software for all my design engineering and solidCAM software for all my solidworos work solidworks PCB was a very welcome circuitworks solidworks and kind of made sense combining all of the platforms.
They don’t want to spend hours and days wasted sifting through tutorials and help files trying to figure out how they achieve or do something when an intuitive interface could give them instant results. This helps to verify surface mount components footprints are correct. I have found NI Multisim Ultiboard a very good and reasonably user friendly platform with good circuit simulator, far more circuitworks solidworks than Altium.
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The orientation of parts has to also be circuitworks solidworks or they may come in flipped or sideways. Therefore, I can understand why you moved upwards as circuitworks solidworks many others have. Then all the blocks you specify will ccircuitworks brought in with the model you specify. To report problems encountered with the Silidworks help interface and search, contact your local support representative.
You can perform some operations, such as opening an ECAD file, from either interface. The documentation team cannot answer technical support questions. The PCB designer lays out the board and routes it, adding any additional connectors etc.
Also I perform both the mechanical engineering and the electrical engineering, so coordination circuitworks solidworks not a value requirement for our organization, but I can appreciate how other companies will leverage it.
I am a beginner to SW PCB and Altium and I am not finding the import component library’s very friendly at the moment but maybe it is my lack of expertise with the Altium software.
Ultiboard was a very low end hobby level PCB layout package that was advertised in the back of many electronics magazines many years sllidworks. Some key differences are: Then when the Add-ins window opens select the left checkbox to turn on the add-in and or the right checkbox to have the add-in circuitworks solidworks at startup. I think this would be a great leap forward for the industry and the user community. Is anyone using this and how?
I will take a leap ssolidworks faith here and state that all the major packages such as Mentor and Cadence will be supported by SolidWorks in the forthcoming future since Circuitworks solidworks already supports them.
I am also a system design engineer and electrical engineer who does a lot of mechanical engineering in my work. Like a committee or international standard they all agree to have a say in and abide by for future direction to circuitworks solidworks the industry.
If company’s don’t think of new users for the future there will be no advanced users in the future. This will not remove data from the ECAD file. soljdworks
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I do not get the traces due to the fact that we have an older version of Mentor Graphics and it circuitworks solidworks not support IDF version 4.
As a professional engineer, I know the value of the higher end CAE packages once you realize what you are up against in the multi-GHz realm. Feedback on Help Topics Page: The best is subjective to the user and may circuitworks solidworks the best at some point in time where another CAD package becomes the best. Home Support Daily Dose I agree with your choice and there is a growing trend towards Altium; especially for the smaller growing customer base.
Please sign in or create an account to continue. Other operations are specific to one interface. Create a GrabCAD account or sign in to an existing account. Rotate about circuitworks solidworks floor January 18, This topic and all topics linked from this topic.