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RS Components / Allied Electronics Support for DesignSpark PCB
6 days ago
For advanced PCB designs blind and buried vias are easy to apply in Pro. This provides greater design flexibility for advanced designs.
"Gap is 0" causes surprise when first experienced. There is visually a gap, why are you getting this error message? Read on to understand how the "gaps" are calculated and how you can enhance the Design Rules Check to remove these error reports.
DSPCB/ Pro install with all the required paths and settings to allow instant use. Although rarely necessary as the latest Application version works with all previous designs, here is what you need to do if switching between versions.
DSPCB and Pro provide a variety options related to the Gerber plots for power plane layers. Here we discuss how to select from the options to suit your selected PCB manufacturers requirements.
New Pro (and Trial) users, ensure you are using all of the available resources to get up to speed quickly. Use the User Manual, Help, Tutorials, Videos and Forum to your advantage as detailed below.
DesignSpark PCB has several options for selecting segments, parts of tracks or the full track to make changing the track style simple.
1 year ago
Producing photo artwork is easy in DesignSpark PCB, both positive and negative images can be printed on to transparent media ready for use with UV sensitive PCB's.
Since DesignSpark PCB v8.1 we have a greater zoom range to assist with the PCB layout. The following techniques show how to further enhance the visibility and routing of a specific net in a high density design.
2 years ago
Use an existing PCB outline with mounting holes and key component locations identified for easy layout of your PCB. This example is for the Arduino UNO.