Just like Schematic’s Design Manager, PCB’s Design Manager can be found via:

Left Navigation panel > Design

or just press the CTRL+D hotkey to open the Design Manager dialog.

Design Manager function:

  • Filter

    • Filter to find a component or net.
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  • Jump

    • Click the icon to jump to folder.
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  • Component

    • Click a component/Net/DRC Error to highlight it.
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  • Net

    • Click a net to highlight the tracks/vias with the same net.
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    • Click a incomplete net will highlight the ratline and objects.
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    • Check/uncheck the net to show/hide the ratline of the net.
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    • Double click the net to remove all of the tracks and vias with the net name. If you want to reroute a net, this is the recommended method to use to un-route it first.
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  • DRC

    • Click the DRC list, will position the DRC mark on the canvas.
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  • Design Manager list doesn’t support to refresh automatically, you must click the refresh icon manually.
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