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With large schematics it can be hard to find the components quickly. Sometimes, you may make a mistake such as wiring to a wrong component pin. So you need a tool to help you out. Design Manager is just the tool.

Just press the CTRL+D hotkey to open the Design Manager.
or click it via on the left navigation panel:

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You can click the jump icon to goto the folder quickly.

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  • Filter: You can find your components or net name easily: for example, if you want to find all capacitances, you just need to type C;

  • Components: Lists all the components in this schematic. Clicking on a Component item highlights that component and pans it to the center of the window.
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  • Nets: Lists all the nets in this schematic. A net must connect at least two Pins, or the net name will be marked as a red error. When click the net name, the canvas wire will highlight and being large, when you click the empty space to unhighlight:
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    When you click the net name, you will see the tip at the bottom-left corner.

    • Net warning: It will show a prompt exclamation point icon.

      • When multiple netlabels on one wire, please check whether if it is correct or just connected by mistake. You need to click this net and find it out.
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      • The part’s pin doesn’t place the netlabel, or doesn’t connect other pins, or doesn’t place No Connect Flag. A completed net must connects two and more pins, so that, you need to modify your net connection. If you don’t need to use this pin, please place a No Connect Flag on the pin.
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    • Net error: Prompts a red error icon.

      • When Netlabel haven’t connected any pins.
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-   Net good: Prompt text small icon.
    -   When the net is completed.  
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  • Net Pins/Parts Pins: Lists all the pins of the selected net name or components.
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