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AR# 4480

4.2i Foundation Schematic Capture - How do I create a macro from a netlist?

Description

Keywords: netlist, macro, symbol, create, Foundation

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
How do I create a macro/symbol from a netlist in Foundation Schematic Capture?

Solution

In the Schematic Editor, select Hierarchy -> Create Macro Symbol from Netlist.

Browse for and select the netlist (EDN or XNF file).

The symbol will be created, given the same name as the netlist, and placed in the current project library. You may access the symbol by selecting Tools -> Symbol Editor.
AR# 4480
Date Created 08/25/1998
Last Updated 08/12/2003
Status Archive
Type General Article