Hello everybody,

 

We are pleased to announce that a new update of CircuitStudio is now available for download.

You can install version 1.3.0 via the Update System in CircuitStudio.

 

To install the update:

 

1. Select View>>Start to open the Home page

 

2. Go to Extensions & Updates

 

3. From the Extensions & Updates page, click the Updates tab

 

4. Click the CircuitStudio 1.3.0 update link to start the update process

 

5. Restart CircuitStudio (restart notification window will pop up)

 

Release Notes

 

#145 Added advanced manufacturing PCB design rules.

#147 Added in-app license purchase and renewal.

#148 Updates were made to the CircuitStudio Home page.

#150 Fixed issues with importing Eagle designs.

#167 Added support for IPC-2581 output (see instructions below).

#182 Added ability to import CircuitMaker PCB files.

#191 Redesigned the Projects page.

#193 Added support for importing Eagle hierarchical schematic format.

 

To install the IPC-2581(output) extension for CircuitStudio 1.3:

 

1. The Home page should be displayed after the restart. If not, select Home>>Start (or View>>Start) to open the Home page

 

2. From the My Account pull down menu, select Extensions & Updates

 

3. Click on the Purchased tab

 

4. Left click on the upper right corner of the IPC-2581 icon

 

5. The extension will be downloaded

 

6. Restart CircuitStudio

 

Questions?

 

Contact software@element14.com or add a comment to this blog post.