Swap blocks

Concept Procedure Quick Reference

Swap block - update block - library swap

Swaps or updates a block insert instance, and maintains existing attribute text values.

 Ribbon:  Schematic tab Edit Components panel Swap/Update Block.Does not exist on the ribbon.
 Toolbar: Insert Component
 Menu:  Components Component Miscellaneous Swap/Update Block Does not exist in the menus.
 Command entry:  AESWAPBLOCK

Wire connections are also maintained even if the new symbol is slightly wider or narrower than the original.

Swap Block (swap to different block name)
Update block (revised or different version of same block name)
Attribute mapping