Connecting CADSTAR PCB Design to MCAD solutions

IDF Interface

CADSTAR IDF InterfaceThe Native IDF interface is connecting CADSTAR PCB Design to MCAD solutions.

The Bi-directional IDF interface enables the physical aspects of the design to be viewed, checked and modified within your MCAD System, reducing the number of unecessary iterations between departments.

The IDF Interface supports:

  • Board outline
  • Component placement
  • Areas (e.g. height areas)
  • Holes (Plated and Non-plated) 
  • Formats: IDF 2.0 & 3.0