Electrical CAD software articles

On this page you'll find loads of information about the electrical CAD software PCSCHEMATIC Automation.

You also get general information about working with electrical CAD software for your electrical engineering designs, and get info on how to choose electrical CAD and how to compare electrical CAD softwares.

Choose the right electrical CAD for your electrical designs

Choosing the right electrical CAD for your needs is not easy. Therefore we have created some material, that contains our view on what you should consider, before making the final decision.

You should also read these articles, if you want to compare electrical CAD softwares.

The electrical CAD PCSCHEMATIC Automation - general info

Here you get an overview of the possibilities you have, when you choose Automation as your electrical CAD software for drawing electrical designs:

Our electrical CAD database makes you very effective

PCSCHEMATIC Automation offers you very strong database facilities. The databases for the software contains more than the usual component and ordering data. They also contain electrical and mechanical symbols for the components.
Read more about how much you can benefit from this in these articles:

Comparing electrical CAD design software - the basic stuff

When you work with electrical CAD design software for your electrical engineering designs, there are some basic stuff you need to know, to get full benefit from the electrical CAD design software.

If you are still in the process of deciding which CAD software to choose, you could use these texts to check the different electrical CAD softwares, that you are comparing. Get a free demo version of the softwares, watch the get started videos, and try how easy it is to perform the tasks mentioned in the texts. You can then compare the electrical CAD softwares:

You should also read these articles, if you want to choose the right electrical CAD software for you.

PCSCHEMATIC Automation and electrical design drawing standards

When you use electrical CAD design software, you need to follow the electrical design drawing standards. It is very important that your electrical CAD supports you in following the standards easily. If not, you're in for a lot of extra work:

Working with plc's in electrical CAD

Here are some material about what options you have, when you work with plc's in electrical CAD software:

Electrical design CAD overview and details

In the texts below, you can get a detailed overview over PCSCHEMATIC Automation, and get insight into other relevant aspects of electrical CAD drawing software:

El-CAD på svenska (electrical CAD in Swedish)

We also have some Swedish material for our friends in Sweden. However, the texts are all PDF's: