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Library Expert 2017.08 Released!!

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    Posted: 13 Feb 2017 at 3:11pm
Version 2017.08 was just released!!

  • Help & User Guide:
    • Created a new video for the Free BOM Builder Service - Click Here!
  • Calculator:
    • Added alphanumeric pin assignment text in the component dimension panel for BGA, LGA, CGA and PGA; New UI Text – Increments: alpha on D axis; numeric on E axis
  • Library Editor:
    • New “Tools > Check Manufacturer Names” feature: Checks names to standardize and ensure the spelling matches POD
    • Added new feature for importing Excel spreadsheet data
      • Pasting from Excel can now be by column and can be in any order (row 1 column headers must match the fpx header)
      • Pasted columns can be by manufacturer (required), part number, case code, logical description, data sheet
      • When changing the manufacturer name an option was added to apply the change to all similar manufacturer names

  • Calculator:
    • 2-pin packages – fixed the auto-generated Polarity Dot to adhere to Legend to Pad Preferences
    • Updated the Mounting Hole calculator
  • Library Editor:
    • Tools > Regenerate Library > Names – SOD was regenerating name changes prefix to CAP
    • Copy / Paste cells did not update text case
    • Saving an Excel spreadsheet generated FPX to file alternating blank rows are added

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