Mentor Pads

Schematics shortcuts

  • 'Ctrl + Alt + E' : Allows to adjust zoom level to allow to see all elements on a page, you can use it to check if there is no hidden elements on pages.
  • 'S <reference>' Find chips <reference> (exemple S U1)
  • 'G <number>' Change design grid (in mils)
  • 'GD <number>' Change display grid (in mils)

Layout shortcuts

  • 'G <number>' Change design grid (in mils)
  • 'GD <number>' Change display grid (in mils)
  • 'D' Invert layer display order (bottom to top / top to bottom)
  • 'R <num>' Displays only traces larger than <num> (mils or mm depending on unit setting)
  • 'S <reference>' Find chips <reference> (exemple S U1)
  • 'SPD' Show copper planes
  • 'SPO' Hide copper planes
  • 'T' Use transparent mode
  • 'O' Goes back to solid line mode
  • 'OL' Use line display mode
  • 'Q' Length measure starting at mouse position (for precise value, change grid step)
  • 'QL' Measures routing length of selected nets or segments
  • 'Z<number>' Displays only layer <num>
  • 'Z+<number>' Adds layer <num> to current display
  • 'Z-<number>' Removes layer <num> from current display
  • 'ZZ' Displays all layers

See also

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