Created: September 28, 2017 | Updated: March 21, 2018
The Browse Libraries dialog
The Browse Libraries dialog allows you to browse schematic symbols in selected libraries.
The dialog is accessed from the Variant Management dialog (Project » Variants) by right-clicking in the Component Parameters region then selecting Update Values From Library.
Libraries - displays the current library. Use the drop-down arrow to access a list of available libraries then select the desired target library. Click the button to open the Available Libraries dialog in which you can add or remove libraries.
Find - click to open the Libraries Search dialog to locate additional libraries.
Mask - enter the desired key words to mask results in the Component Name list. The drop-down lists previously used key words.
Component Name - displays the name of the component.
Library - displays in which library the component is located.
Description - a brief description of the component.
Footprint - displays the associated footprint (if any).
<nn> components - displays the total number (nn) of components.
Model Name - displays the model name of a component currently selected in the upper grid.
Type - displays the model type of a component currently selected in the upper grid.
Upper Window - displays the schematic symbol of the component currently selected in the upper grid.
Lower Window - displays the footprint of the component currently selected in the upper grid.
2D/3D - use to toggle between 2D and 3D preview images.