Altium NEXUS Documentation

ToggleSelectedSheetEntryIO

Modified by Susan Riege on Jan 30, 2019

Parent page: Schematic Commands

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


Applied Parameters: ObjectKind=SheetEntry

Summary

This command is used to toggle the I/O Type for all selected sheet entries, on the current schematic sheet, simultaneously and where applicable, and irrespective of sheet symbol to which they are associated.

Access

This command can be accessed in the Schematic Editor, by:

  • Choosing the Edit » Move » Toggle Selected Sheet Entries IO Type command from the main menus.
  • Locating and using the Toggle Selected Sheet Entries IO Type command on the Active Bar.
If the command has been recently used from the Active Bar, it will become the active/visible button. Where other commands are available, this is indicated by a triangle at the bottom-right corner of the button. Click and hold on the active button to access a menu of all associated commands for that grouping.
The command will only be available provided at least one sheet entry is currently selected on the active schematic sheet.

Use

After launching the command, the I/O Type defined for each sheet entry will be toggled, where applicable. The actual change depends on the current I/O Type as follows:

  • Unspecified remains Unspecified.
  • Output changes to Input.
  • Input changes to Output.
  • Bidirectional remains Bidirectional.


Applied Parameters: ContextSensitive=True|ObjectKind=SheetEntry

Summary

This command is used to toggle the I/O Type for one or more selected sheet entries, on the current schematic sheet, simultaneously and where applicable, and irrespective of sheet symbol to which they are associated.

Access

This command is accessed in the Schematic Editor, by right-clicking over a selected sheet entry (or a sheet entry that is part of a group of selected sheet entries) and choosing the Sheet Entry Actions » Toggle Selected Sheet Entries IO Type command from the context menu.

The command will only be available on the menu provided at least one sheet entry is currently selected on the active schematic sheet.

Use

After launching the command, the I/O Type defined for each sheet entry will be toggled, where applicable. The actual change depends on the current I/O Type as follows:

  • Unspecified remains Unspecified.
  • Output changes to Input.
  • Input changes to Output.
  • Bidirectional remains Bidirectional.


Applied Parameters: ContextSensitive=True|ObjectKind=Port

Summary

This command is used to toggle the I/O Type for one or more ports, on the current schematic sheet, simultaneously and where applicable.

Access

This command is accessed in the Schematic Editor, by:

  • Right-clicking over a placed port (not selected) and choosing the Port Actions » Toggle Port IO Type command from the context menu.
  • Right-clicking over a selected port (or a port that is part of a group of selected ports) and choosing the Port Actions » Toggle Selected Ports IO Type command from the context menu.

Use

After launching the command, the I/O Type defined for each port will be toggled, where applicable. The actual change depends on the current I/O Type as follows:

  • Unspecified remains Unspecified.
  • Output changes to Input.
  • Input changes to Output.
  • Bidirectional remains Bidirectional.

 

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