Using Sub-Systems

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Using Sub-Systems

Sub-systems are a great way to break down a complex design into management check. You can use a top down method, a bottom up method or a mixture of both.

Top Down

To partition a design, on a schematic add 1 or more Sub-Systems.

Bottom Up

Add a new schematic and create your bottom level design.

In another schematic from which you want to reference your new bottom level design, add a sub-system from the Add | Add Existing  menu. clip0136

The Add Sub-System dialog box shown below will appear.

Select the sub-system and click on the clip0139  button.