DownStream Technologies Vu2581 – A Free IPC-2581 Viewer
In support of the advancement of the IPC-2581 File Format specification, DownStream Technologies created a free IPC File Viewer product. Vu2581 is an unlicensed freeware application designed for viewing IPC-2581 data files. Vu2581 will read any IPC-2581 File and offers more functionality than the traditional viewer application. Unique features include the ability to measure distances between objects, set colors and visibility for nets, pads, layers and so on. Set highlight colors for one or more components. Display Drills by size, layer depth, or technology.
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WISE Software Solutions, Inc. – Free IPC-2581 Viewer
The WISE 2581 Viewer is provided free to the EDA industry by WISE Software in the interest of furthering the adoption of the IPC-2581 data transfer specification. WISE Software is a member of the IPC2581 Consortium and works closely with consortium members to ensure rapid development and industry deployment of the IPC-2581 format. Set visibility/color of layers, pads, traces, drills and nets. Use hierarchical data Navigator, interactive inspection tools and create usage reports. Perform point to point, edge to edge, center to center data measurements. Annotate with mark-up text to easily communicate issues/instructions. Print to any standard Windows printer device. Save to a compact WISE database for further inspection.
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