Altium NEXUS Documentation

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Created: October 27, 2017 | Updated: October 27, 2017
Now reading version 1.1. For the latest, read: New Component for version 5
Applies to altium-nexus versions: 1.0 and 1.1
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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 from the Schematic Library Editor by clicking Tools » New Component from the main menus.


  • Design Item ID - enter the new component name.


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