PADS® Update NEWS!

PADS® Update News

PADS® VX.2.4 now released

PADS® VX.2.4 is now available to download from the Support Centre website. 

This release is primarily aimed at adding new functionality to your PADS tools. It reinforces Mentor’s commitment to businesses and individuals wanting to create high quality products with a Personal Automated Design System. 

PADS Standard & PADS Standard Plus VX.2.4 Download


Copper pour and split planes are merged into Copper Planes
New mating commands in PADS 3D
New Constraints manager templates
Convert step model to Board Outline
Import Eagle PCB design files
New part editor in Central Library
Much more


To download  an overview
of the Release Highlights click the icon or Here

To download  an overview
of the Release Notes click the icon or Here

PADS Professional VX.2.4 Download


Standalone PADS® Library Tools
Enhanced Library Services
New Constraint Manager templates
Export 3D STEP enhanced, more design objects
MCAD Collaboration – Additional object support
MCAD Collaborator – Siemens NX Integration
Much more

To download an overview of the PADS® Professional
Release Highlights click the icon or Here.