Altium NEXUS Documentation

ReportBoardSpecs

Created: November 1, 2019 | Updated: November 1, 2019

Parent page: PCB Commands

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


Applied Parameters: ReportKind=Component

Summary

This command is used to generate a report for the active PCB board in the current PCB document.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Editor by choosing the Reports » Board Information command from the main menus.

Use

After launching the command, the Board Report dialog will open, displaying a list of items that you may select to be included in your board report. Select Report after choosing the items you'd like a report on to generate a Board Information Report document, where you may view the board specification, copper area, and board hole sizes, along with other information, of the items selected.


Applied Parameters: ReportKind=Component

Summary

This command is used to generate a report for the active PCB 2D/3D Component model in the current PCB Library document.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Library Editor by choosing the Reports » Component command from the main menus.

Use

After launching the command, the report will be generated (<PCBLibraryDocumentName>.CMP) in the same folder as the source PCB library document and will automatically be opened as the active document in the main design window. The report lists information including footprint dimensions and a breakdown of the primitive objects that constitute the footprint and the layers on which they reside.

Tips

  1. The report will be added to the Projects panel as a free document under the Documentation\Text Documents sub-folder.


Applied Parameters: ReportKind=Library

Summary

This command is used to generate a report listing all PCB 2D/3D Component models in the current PCB Library document.

Access

This command is accessed from the PCB Library Editor by choosing the Reports » Library List command from the main menus.

Use

After launching the command, the report will be generated (<PCBLibraryDocumentName>.REP) in the same folder as the source PCB Library document and will automatically be opened as the active document in the main design window. The report summarizes the total number of component models in the library and lists all of the component models by name.

Tips

  1. The report will be added to the Projects panel as a free document under the Documentation\Text Documents sub-folder.
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