The comment field is a child parameter object of a PCB object. It is used to add additional information to a placed object.
A Comment is configured in the Properties panel after the parent component part object is placed. It is not a design object that you can directly place.
The comment can be edited graphically using what is known as in-place editing. To edit a comment in-place, click once to select, pause for a second then click a second time to enter edit mode.
When a non-inverted comment object is selected, the following editing handles are available:
The following methods of non-graphical editing are available:
Properties page: Comment Properties
The properties of a Comment can be edited in the PCB editor's Properties panel, which allows editing of all item(s) currently selected in the workspace.
To access the properties of a placed Comment:
A List panel allows you to display design objects from one or more documents in tabular format, enabling quick inspection and modification of object attributes. Used in conjunction with appropriate filtering - by using the PCB Filter panel or the Find Similar Objects dialog - it enables the display of just those objects falling under the scope of the active filter – allowing you to target and edit multiple design objects with greater accuracy and efficiency.