I tried to convert an Orcad layout .max file to an IPC-356D file with FAB 3000 without success. The component info was missing. How do I do this?
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Thanks for your question.
There would typically be 2 suggestions for components not showing up in FAB 3000 after Netlist import:
In FAB 3000 the command "Convert External IPC Netlist to Centroid"
has not yet been used. ( go to menu: Assembly/Convert External IPC
Netlist to Centroid). If this does not generate the components, than
review item #2
The IPC Netlist file does not contain the component information.
During export in OrCAD verify that components are included in the
If neither suggestion helps, feel free to open a support ticket and attach a sample netlist file for our review.