Omnify Software released Service Pack 4 of Empower 6.0
Omnify Software has released Service Pack 4 of Empower 6.0 (SP4). This Service Pack contains fixes and updates based on customer feedback. It is strongly recommended that customers upgrade to this Service Pack.
Please see below for further details.
Key Service Pack Updates
HTML Editor Improvements
The HTML Editor now performs cleanup when users paste information from applications such as Word, Excel, etc. HTML Reports will no longer be affected by the additional tags.
Negative Attribute Values
You can now assign negative values to attribute fields defined as "numeric" and no longer need to define those fields as "text" fields in the Administrator.
Show/Hide Users in Signoff Workflows
In SP4 you can define an option for how to display inactive/deleted users on Signoff Workflows. Options include: Never Display, Always Display, and Display when signoff is complete.
This service pack includes various BOM updates for eliminating duplicate item numbers, fixing sorting/exporting issues as well as improving BOM item data display.
Training User Improvements
New functionality allows you to check/un-check all Training users when performing group edits. Additional options are available for handling user cleanup when users are deactivated by the Administrator.
Improvement for part verification on PADS Logic schematics.
Gil Sharon and Greg Caswell got a Best in Session Award for the paper Predicting Package Level Failure Modes in Multi Layered Packages at the recent IMAPS Symposium in Orlando, FL.Mentor Graphics Announces New 3D Solution and Major Productivity Improvements to the PADS Flow
Mentor Graphics Corporation announced new PADS® 3D tool capabilities plus major usability enhancements to the PADS flow for printed circuit board (PCB) design. The new technology provides visualization, placement, and design rule checking in 3D, minimizing iterations with mechanical and manufacturing teams. Schematic design and layout enhancements improve usability across the flow for increased user productivity.