Chapter 7

Making and editing Capture parts

Abstract

In this chapter we will discuss the process of Capture parts creation in details. Capture provides many libraries of parts that you can use to build your schematic, perform simulations, and generate printed circuit board layouts. However, you will need to make your own parts at some point. There are a couple of ways to work with the part libraries. You can build custom parts and save them to existing or new libraries, modify existing parts and save them to a library, or modify and save parts to just a specific project. Whether you decide to build custom parts or modify existing ones, you need to know about the libraries, the different ways of making parts, how different parts are packaged, what ...

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