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Whats New :
Fixed CCRs: SPB 17.2 HF035
CCRID Product ProductLevel2 Title
1873547 ADW ADW_UPREV adw_uprev resulted in incomplete footprint XML
1643895 ADW DBEDITOR Create Footprint model name is not working properly if footprint exists in local flatlib
1846400 ADW DBEDITOR ‘Copy As’ and ‘Rename’ STEP model options do not work
1868299 ADW FLOW_MGR Copy Project fails and makes Flow Manager unresponsive
1872796 ADW PART_BROWSER Part/Model Details Attributes are all empty when connected to the EDM DB
1877199 ALLEGRO_EDITOR DATABASE Purging backdrill adds bottom filmmask to vias when it is not defined in the padstack
1877219 ALLEGRO_EDITOR DRC_CONSTR Allegro Crash at DRC Update
1875528 ALLEGRO_EDITOR GRAPHICS Subclasses disappear in partition
1868364 ALLEGRO_EDITOR OTHER Translator for Layout to PCB Editor fails in release 17.2-2016 but works in 16.6
1822989 ALLEGRO_EDITOR UI_GENERAL Allegro very slow
1855275 ALLEGRO_EDITOR UI_GENERAL Allegro becomes slow if OpenGL disabled
1868803 ALLEGRO_EDITOR UI_GENERAL Infinite Cursor misbehave
1869523 ALLEGRO_EDITOR UI_GENERAL PCB Editor hangs inconsistently on axlOpenDesign
1871409 ALLEGRO_EDITOR UI_GENERAL ESC key does not function with Enable_command_window_history set
1812306 ALLEGRO_PROD_TOOLB CORE Incorrect DIFF result of PCB Design Compare
1872772 ASDA MISCELLANEOUS SDA pulls a license for ‘Allegro_performance’
1877070 CAPTURE OTHER Capture redraws icons
1863624 CONCEPT_HDL CONSTRAINT_MG XNet names are changed in the designs migrated to release 17.2-2016
1866290 CONCEPT_HDL CORE variant editor/DE-DHL crashed when changing a component property
1858139 CONCEPT_HDL OTHER Slow graphic response in Windows10: Icons redraw
1872703 CONCEPT_HDL OTHER Icon and toolbar in DE-HDL keeps on refreshing for every command
1873949 CONCEPT_HDL OTHER DE-HDL user interface refreshes frequently
1871542 CONSTRAINT_MGR INTERACTIV Extracting object with ‘Referenced ECSet’ does not inherit T-points from the applied ECSet
1868812 CONSTRAINT_MGR UI_FORMS Cannot Save Log File from CM ECSet Audit.
1878574 ECW PROJECT_MANAG Duplicate entries are created in SharePoint users list while creating project on SSO setup
1878619 ECW PROJECT_MANAG Too many mails generated on doing create project
1862772 ECW TDO-SHAREPOIN Logical BOM file name not displayed in Changed Files of Pulse Activity Log.
1860641 INSTALLATION DOWNLOAD_MGR Download Manager remembers credential settings
1867195 INSTALLATION DOWNLOAD_MGR Download manager crash
1872187 SIP_LAYOUT DRC_CONSTRAIN Sliding a cline removes DRC markers but updating DRC shows more DRC markers
System Requirements: PC
Supported Operating Systems: Windows XP / Vista / Seven / 10
System Requirements: Cadence SPB OrCAD OrCAD 17.20