The best resources for PCB schematic design with OrCAD Capture
Introduction to OrCAD Capture: Understanding the User Interface
Quick Tutorial: How to Create Custom Schematic Symbols for PSpice Models
This tutorial will provide step-by-step instructions for importing a simulation model and creating the corresponding schematic symbol in OrCAD PSpice Designer.
How to Sync the Schematic and PCB in OrCAD
In this video, you will learn how to communicate changes in the schematic to the PCB and vice versa once a design is already in progress.
How to Create IPC Compliant Symbols in OrCAD Capture
An overview of IPC standards (IPC-2612, IEC 60617, and IEEE/ANSI 315 ) and the symbol creation process in OrCAD Capture. Learn how to create a symbol for 32-Pin Atmega 328P from scratch using IPC-2612
How to Place Schematic Symbols from Manufacturers
In this video, you will learn how to search the included providers, Samacsys and Ultra Librarian, within OrCAD.
How to Assign PCB Footprints in OrCAD Capture
In this video, you'll learn how to assign PCB footprints to schematic components in OrCAD Capture, in preparation for netlisting.
How to Place Components on the PCB from the Schematic
In this video, you'll learn how to cross-place components from a schematic in OrCAD Capture into a PCB layout in OrCAD PCB Designer.
Where to find included schematic libraries in OrCAD
How to Netlist a Design in OrCAD Capture
This video will teach you how to generate a netlist in OrCAD Capture. You will also learn how to generate a netlist and create a new PCB Layout in one step.
How to Install and Use the Free Trial of Ultra Librarian for OrCAD
How to Create Schematic Templates
Quick Tutorial: How to Identify Obsolete Parts and Find Viable Alternatives within your Design
Component availability and lifecycle aren’t static. With supply chain issues on the rise this can create many issues during the design process, regardless of the length of your design cycle....
Rules to Make Schematics Clear and Easy to Understand
Schematics are an essential tool to help engineers communicate design intent to multiple stakeholders. This piece will walk you through how to create effective, easy-to-understand schematics.
Electronic Component Selection Guidelines
Poor component selection can lead to many problems. Luckily, there are ways to choose parts that will deliver projects on time and produce functional boards, leaving both you and your clients happy.
UltraBOM® -Tutorial and Demo
This webinar will teach you how to get all your component information without ever leaving OrCAD Capture. In this video you will learn how to search for Digi-Key part information, select and place sym
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The Case for Stitching Vias on Your PCB
“Circle the wagons.” We can find wisdom in these Pilgrim words. The majority of multi-layer printed circuit boards feature at least one, and often a few or several layers that are a ground pour. The b
Rules for Schematic Symbols
Quickly and easily create circuit schematic symbols and associate them with PSpice simulation models.
Front End Constraints
Capture electrical constraints early in the design process and automatically communicate them to PCB layout designers directly from the circuit schematic environment.