Altium Designer Documentation

PreviousComponentPart

Created: July 27, 2015 | Updated: April 11, 2017

Parent page: Schematic Commands

The following pre-packaged resources, derived from this base command, are available:


Applied Parameters: None

Summary

This command is used to show the previous part of a multi-part component in the current document.

Access

This command is accessed in the Schematic Library Editor, by choosing the Tools » Goto » Previous Part command from the main menus.

The command will not be available for use (it will be greyed out) if you are currently viewing the first part in the active multi-part component.

Use

First ensure that the multi-part component you wish to view the parts of, is selected in the Components list in the SCH Library panel (and is therefore the active component in the design workspace).

After launching the command, the sheet containing the previous part in the component will be displayed in the main design workspace.

Tips

  1. You can also browse the parts of a multi-part component directly from the SCH Library panel. All constituent parts are listed underneath the component's entry in the panel. Either double-click on the component name, or click on the tree expander symbol (to the left of the name), to list all associated parts.


Applied Parameters: ContextSensitive=True

Summary

This command is used to show the previous part of a multi-part component in the current document.

Access

This command is accessed in the Schematic Library Editor, when a multi-part component is the active component in the main workspace, by right-clicking and choosing the Tools » Previous Part command from the context menu.

The command will not be available on the menu if you are currently viewing the first part in the active multi-part component.

Use

First ensure that the multi-part component you wish to view the parts of, is selected in the Components list in the SCH Library panel (and is therefore the active component in the design workspace).

After launching the command, the sheet containing the previous part in the component will be displayed in the main design workspace.

Tips

  1. You can also browse the parts of a multi-part component directly from the SCH Library panel. All constituent parts are listed underneath the component's entry in the panel. Either double-click on the component name, or click on the tree expander symbol (to the left of the name), to list all associated parts.

 

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