New Component

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The New Component dialogThe New Component dialog


The New Component dialog is used to define a name for a new component in the schematic library.


The dialog is accessed in the following ways:

  • From the Schematic Library Editor by clicking Tools » New Component from the main menus.
  • From the Schematic Library Editor by clicking the Add button under the Design Item ID region in the SCH Library panel.


  • Design Item ID - enter the new component name.


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