Quick Overview of the DEX-PCB Designer

Quick Overview of the DEX-PCB Designer

See how DEX-PCB produces superb schematics and PCBs and see examples of the stunning 3D views of your PCB.

Using The Add Parts Dialog

Using The Add Parts Dialog

This video goes through the process of adding parts from the parts catalog to your schematics.

It first shows you how to very quickly find and add a part.

Next it goes into further details of how to use the add part dialog.

Finally, it details several of the powerful formatting tools that are available for the grid display that shows all the parts found.

Schematic Wiring

Schematic Wiring

Wiring together your parts in DEX-PCB is simple and fun. Also modifying the position of your parts is super easy.

How to modify a place part using the library

How to modify a place part using the library

This video shows you how to modify a part by saving it to the library, editing the part in the library and then dragging the modified part over your original part.

Using The Navigator

Using The Navigator

This video show you how to use the navigator in DEX-PCB to locate and cross reference parts in your PCB design. It also show you how to quickly tile your views.

Finding Parts in Your PCB Design

Finding Parts in Your PCB Design

This video show you how to use the Navigator in DEX-PCB to quickly and easily find the parts in your design. This works for both schematics and PCBs.

Locating Symbol Terminals by Pad Name

Locating Symbol Terminals by Pad Name

This short video show you how in DEX-PCB you can quickly locate symbol terminals by pad name/pin number. This is very handy with large pin count devices.

Authorize Your Software

Authorize Your Software

This video shows you how to authorize your DEX-PCB software.

Simulation - Real time Changes

Simulation  - Real time Changes

This video show you how you can change component values, such as the value of a resistor, and see the simulation result change in real-time.

Real-Time Circuit Simulation Instruments

Real-Time Circuit Simulation Instruments

This video show you how virtual instruments work on your schematics with real-time simulation.

Using the Space Pilot Pro for 3D Navigation of your PCB

Using the Space Pilot Pro for 3D Navigation of your PCB

This video show the Space Pilot Pro in action viewing a PCB in 3D.

Sizing Schematic Sheet Content to Fill the Page

Sizing Schematic Sheet Content to Fill the Page

This video shows you how to resize the content of a sheet to fill the sheet. This is extremely useful when you have a small design that only takes up a small area of the sheet and you actually want an enlarged area for both aesthetic reasons and for printing.

Radial Context Menu

Radial Context Menu

This video demonstrates the new radial context menu for DEX-PCB PCB designer.

Creating a PCB Design from Pre-Routed Designs

Creating a PCB Design from Pre-Routed Designs

This video show you how to create a PCB design by simply dragging pre-routed designs onto the schematic of your new design.

How to create a simple amplifier using pre-designed circuits.

How to create a simple amplifier using pre-designed circuits.

This video show you how to partition a design into a amplifier sub-system and a separate power sub-system.

Copy And Paste Circuits

Copy And Paste Circuits

This video shows you how to copy and paste a single circuit that has been laid out and routed to create a more complex circuit.

Creating an Array of Circuits

Creating an Array of Circuits

This video show you how to create a rectangular array of circuits by simply selecting, setting row and column counts and dragging. This was done using DEX-PCB.

Adding a Button Battery to the LED Voltage Ladder

Adding a Button Battery to the LED Voltage Ladder

This shows you how to replace a power connector with a battery on the board.

Converting a TPH Design to a SMT Design

Converting a TPH Design to a SMT Design

This video shows you how to convert a design built with TPH PCB technology to one using SMT. The design will be dramatically reduced in size and manufacturing costs will also be greatly reduced.

LM3914 LED Display

LM3914 LED Display

This video show the design of a simple LED ladder display. It takes you through the process from schematic, custom part creation and PCB manual routing with DEX-PCB.

Using Docking and Floating Panels

Using Docking and Floating Panels

This video show you how to dock/undock/collapse and float panels in DEX-PCB

Creating a simple amplifier using pre-designed circuits.

Creating a simple amplifier using pre-designed circuits.

This video show you how to partition a design into a amplifier sub-system and a separate power sub-system. The design uses pre-designed circuits and show you how to drag and drop them onto sheets to quickly create a sub-system. The sub-system are then connected together and finally the PCB is automatically created. This video uses DEX-PCB and demonstrates schematic design, PCB layout, auto-routing and 3D visualization.

100 Watt Amplifier Design

100 Watt Amplifier Design

This video gives you a quick view of the 100W amplifier sample that comes with DEX-PCB. It shows the schematic, PCB and the PCB in 3D. You also get a glimpse of Active3D

Undo/redo and disaster recovery

Undo/redo and disaster recovery

This video show you how DEX-PCB saves every change you make to a project to a special backup directory. This is the perfect 'Get out of jail free card' if your computer crashes due to power outage etc.

One Click PCB board design, layout and auto-routing

One Click PCB board design, layout and auto-routing

This show you how to create a PCB board from a schematic, layout the parts on the PCB, minimize the size of the PCB and auto-route the PCB with a single click.

Reference Designators in DEX-PCB

Reference Designators in DEX-PCB

In DEX-PCB you can change the orientation, font and scaling of part reference designators in PCBs and schematics. In schematics you can also change the color.

Updating DEX-PCB

Updating DEX-PCB

This video shows you how you can easily update your copy of DEX-PCB. The automatic update is optional and can be turn on or off.

Running DEX-PCB for The First Time

Running DEX-PCB  for The First Time

This video gives you a quick overview of DEX-PCB when you run it for the first time.

Installing DEX-PCB

Installing DEX-PCB

This video shows you how to install DEX-PCB

Cross Cursors in DEX-PCB

Cross Cursors in DEX-PCB

The video show you how to switch between short and full viewport cross cursors in DEX-PCB.

Measuring Distances in DEX-PCB

Measuring Distances in DEX-PCB

This video show you how you can measure distances between objects in DEX-PCB

The DEX-PCB Settings Panel

The DEX-PCB Settings Panel

This video show you how to view and alter the settings used by DEX-PCB in a simple place - the Settings Panel.

The DEX-PCB File Viewer

The DEX-PCB File Viewer

This video show you how to view the XML file format used by DEX-PCB. You can make changes to your project and see how the file content changes.

Using the Navigator in DEX-PCB

Using the Navigator in DEX-PCB

The navigator in DEX-PCB is a powerful tool that show you your location on large, complex schematics and pcbs and also lets you rapidly locate your part symbols and their footprints on the PCB.

The DEX-PCB Status Bar

The DEX-PCB Status Bar

This video show you how to view status, zoom in and out and turn on/off smart pan and the display of tooltips.

Using the Color Bar in DEX-PCB

Using the Color Bar in DEX-PCB

This video show you how to change the line and fill colors of objects in DEX-PCB.

Arranging Viewports in DEX-PCB

Arranging Viewports in DEX-PCB

This video show you how to arrange the viewports as either tabbed viewports or tiled viewports. It also show you how to float a viewport in DEX-PCB.

The DEX-PCB Workspace

The DEX-PCB  Workspace

This video gives you a quick overview of the DEX-PCB workspace and show you the different menus and dockable panels. It also describes the tooltips.

Viewing the DEX-PCB Sample Projects

Viewing the DEX-PCB Sample Projects

The video demonstrates some of the capabilities of DEX-PCB, including schematic and PCB design together with 3D modeling, front panel design, artwork and diagrams.

Schematic, Simulation, PCB Design and Solid Modeling

Schematic, Simulation, PCB Design and Solid Modeling

This video gives you a quick overview of DEX-PCB Design Express and its abilities to perform schematic design, simulation, PCB layout and solid modeling.

The DEX-PCB Ribbon Menu Shortcuts

The DEX-PCB Ribbon Menu Shortcuts

The video demonstrates how to use the DEX-PCB ribbon menu's shortcuts. DEX-PCB is an integrated electronic design program with schematic capture, pcb layout and design together with spice simulation. It also comes complete with 3D output for MCAD.

Hierarchical Top-Down Design

Hierarchical Top-Down Design

This video demonstrates hierarchical top-down design using DEX-PCB.

Saving Designs for Re-use

Saving Designs for Re-use

In DEX-PCB you can save a design to the library for later re-use. This video show how an amplifier is saved to the library and then re-used.

Halloween with DEX-PCB

Halloween with DEX-PCB

Learn how to set your DEX-PCB to a scary halloween theme.

Switch from a ribbon to classic menu in DEX-PCB

Switch from a ribbon to classic menu in DEX-PCB

This demonstrates switch between Microsoft Office ribbon style menus and classic dropdown menus with toolbars in DEX-PCB.

Using Guides in DEX-PCB

Using Guides in DEX-PCB

This video demonstrates how to use guides in DEX-PCB to accurately position objects to horizontal, vertical and point guides.

A Simple Resistor Ladder

A Simple Resistor Ladder

This video demonstrates how to create a simple resistor ladder using DEX-PCB.