Design Review

Language: English

Program: OrCAD Free Viewer

Version: 2019 (17.4)

Access: 100 days

Material: How-to videos

Workload: 4 hrs


SKU: NS800205 Category:


This training class contains all the information needed to review schematics and PCB design with OrCAD Capture and OrCAD/Allegro PCB Editor free viewer. The training can be completed by users with or without a license to OrCAD Capture and PCB Editor. The training focuses on the use of the OrCAD/Allegro free viewers for both schematics and PCB design.

Learn about navigation within the tools, how to find objects such as nets and components. You will learn how to do Design Rule Checking in schematics and find warnings and errors in Capture and PCB Editor free viewer. Advanced features like comparing two schematic designs or working with 3D in PCB is also part of this training class.


  • Introduction
  • Navigation and use model for OrCAD Capture
  • Reviewing schematic connectivity
  • Schematic Design Rule Checking
  • Comparing 2 OrCAD Capture designs
  • Navigation and use model for OrCAD/Allegro PCB Editor free viewer
  • Working with 3D PCB canvas
  • Measure distance between objects
  • Cross-probing between schematic and PCB

Learning objectives

After completion of the course the user knows how to do the following in OrCAD Capture and OrCAD/Allegro PCB Editor

  • Navigate within the tool
  • Find nets and components
  • Compare 2 schematic designs
  • How to do online DRC checking
  • Work with 3D PCB