Altium Designer 16.0.8 Build 354 | 3.1 Gb
Altium Limited, a global leader in Electronic Design Automation, native 3D PCB design systems (Altium Designer) and embedded software development toolkits (TASKING), has released the 16.0.8 version of its professional printed circuit board (PCB) and electronic system level design software, Altium Designer. This update includes long awaiting solution for the polygon confirmation dialog and Vault Eplorer fixes for big folders support.
Altium Designer 16 demonstrates the continuing commitment by Altium to produce software and solutions that increase productivity and reduce user stress during challenging electronics design projects. It reflects Altium's commitment to supporting customer success by delivering products that customers both want and need. In keeping with these objectives, Altium Designer 16 includes powerful new enhancements for designing the next generation of high-speed printed circuit boards, and keeping up with the leading trends in industry with support for new fabrication output standards.
Each release of Altium Designer continues the process of keeping you plugged into a continuous stream of new features, technologies and enhancements, designed to make it easier for you to create your next generation electronics designs.
Key feature highlights
- 3D STEP Model Generation in IPC Wizard
- Alternate Components in the BOM
- Panelization - Embedded Board Array Enhancements
- Improved Violation Feedback
- Design Rules Enhancements
- Differential Pair Routing Improvements
- PADS Logic Exporter Extension
- Single 'Master' Control to Work Offline
- Enhancements to PDF 3D Export
- Pin-Package Delay Support
- Net Color Synchronization
- Dynamic Display of Clearance Boundaries During Routing
- Add Hole Tolerance
- Smart Component Placement
- Technology Aware xSignals Wizard
- Improvements to Same-Net Clearance Rule
- Static Simulation Probes
Altium Designer 16.0.8 Update (04 March 2016)
#8925 DRC markers layer is not being erased from the design anymore. It also being restored for the boards, that have lost it in previous versions.
#9177 No error longer shown while modifying Vault list in Preferences
#9182 Pin description are now being transferred to symbol during generation in Symbol Wizard
#9229 ItemManager - Fixed component duplication after editing with defined custom grouping
#9409 Both TGZ and ZIP archives are generated for ODB++ output
#9445 User is now being properly notified if pcblib download has failed
#9453 "Failed to get component template item revision" is no longer happens, if template with non empty comment is being defined for the folder
#9466 "Visible in Vault panels" property of lifecycle state is now properly supported in Vault Explorer
#9480 Fixed error in folder tree generation by PDF container in outjob, when "\" was not forcing sub-folder creation (BC:6137, BC:6123)
#9512 Multiline text now properly display variant parameters in concatenated strings.
#9519 Update from library do not show fake changes for the footprints with several identical extruded bodies on top of each other.
#9534 "Builderstate RenderNodeManager" error is not happening any longer, while working with View Configuration
#9561 Item Manager - Error "Can not change selection of record" does not happen anymore, while performing Auto-Match operation
#9570 Common engineering notation is now used for unit-aware parameter data types in a Component Library (centi- is now used for length only) (BC:6068)
#9605 "Missing file" error does not happens, while performing preview with had copy containers in outjobs (BC:6104)
#9613 ODB++ tgz file output is now correctly structured to contain root odb directory.
#9618 Overlay graphics for components marked as 'Not Fitted' are now properly displayed in Assembly Drawing outputs(BC:6100).
#9638 "Access Violation" crash does not happens while accessing Tool menu on WindowsXP
#9640 MCAD origin moves properly when board shape move operation is being cancelled
#9646 Octopart links are now less aggressive in the UI.
#9678 ItemManager - Footprint is now selected automatically, while updating component to latest revision
#9694 "Default Checkout Path" parameter for SVN repository is now saved properly
#9732 Fixed customizing dialog for menu/toolbar commands: now it properly handles image files of different formats
#9839 Keepout regions are no longer exported to PDF3D
#9949 Updated Japanese localization
#10023 Fixed floating crash while releasing component templates to the Vault
#10184 Crash, when multiple pad in one point is being selected, does not happens anymore.
#10448 SQL error no longer happens, when where-used information is being process for the Vault model with more than 1000 references
#10608 Pads on mechanical layers are no longer ignored during an 'update from library' operation
#10609 Altium Designer no longer crashes when exporting a board containing a Design View, into STEP format
#10832 Altium Designer no longer asks for repour confirmation, after modifying a polygon pour (BC:5936)
#10891 An issue has been resolved relating to the display of board regions in embedded board arrays, when viewing the board in 3D (BC:4553)
#10892 Use of the Align Vertical/Horizontal Centers feature - from the Align Objects dialog - no longer results in objects being shifted
#10913 Generation of Gerber X2 fabrication output has been modified slightly, to comply with Gerber X2 Rev 2015.10.
#10929 Opening a PCB that features via shielding, no longer results in an exception violation
#10930 Long strings are now displayed in their entirety, when editing through the String dialog
About Altium Ltd.
Altium Limited is an Australian multinational software corporation that focuses on 3D PCB design, electronics design and embedded system development software.
Altium Designer, a unified electronics design environment links all aspects of smart systems design in a single application that is priced as affordable as possible. With this unique range of technologies Altium enables electronics designers to innovate, harness the latest devices and technologies, manage their projects across broad design 'ecosystems', and create connected, intelligent products.
Name: Altium Designer
Version: 16.0.8 Build 354
OS: Windows 7even / 8
Size: 3.1 Gb