Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: August 2, 2022 | Updated: August 2, 2022
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Parent page: PCB Query Functions - Attribute Checks


Returns component objects whose count of "big" columns of pads complies with the Query. In this context, each "big" column of pads contains at least four pads.


BigColumnCount : Number

Example Usage

BigColumnCount = 8
Returns all components that have exactly 8 'big' columns of pads.

BigColumnCount Between 6 And 10
Returns all component objects that have between 6 and 10 'big' columns of pads.

BigColumnCount <= 4
Returns all objects except component objects that have more than 4 'big' columns of pads.


  1. The associated child objects of the complying component objects are also returned.


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