Manually creating a Net List for the Harness Wizard?

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Anyone know how to manually populate a Net List to use in the Harness Wizard?

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Maybe it would help to explain why you want to do this? I...

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Maybe it would help to explain why you want to do this? It seems it would be much easier to just route point to point in the 3D file than try to make a netlist manually (which would connect the points also, but seems harder?)

Dan Staples
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Re: Maybe it would help to explain why you want to do this? I...

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I have to create a wire schedule anyway, so if I can use the net list as my wire schedule then I'm only doing half the work by importing the harness from my wire schedule.

Clearly we need to do a MUCH better job documenting the n...

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Clearly we need to do a MUCH better job documenting the netlist stuff for those that don't wanto to use an out of the box ECAD integration. The best I could find was a PPT from 2005 (!) that on slide 32 or so gives some examples. Hopefully this is of use to you. We will be looking at how to improve our docs in this area.

 

http://www-cad.fnal.gov/PLM_World/2006/academic_programs/Velocity/VEVE11-Kasprzak-WireHarnessDesign....

 

Dan Staples
Director, Solid Edge Product Development

Re: Clearly we need to do a MUCH better job documenting the n...

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Thanks! That answer the part I was getting hung up on, how to save the excel file in the right format.