New Features in SIMetrix/SIMPLIS Version 8.00 - Part I


Previously Held on Jan 21st, 2016

SIMetrix/SIMPLIS version 8.00, with a new user interface using dockable layouts, was released in August, 2015. In addition the user interface changes, the schematic editor was updated with graphical annotation features including images and hyperlinks. Finally, the Analog Functions library adds several general purpose models. This webinar is divided into two parts - the first part is a one hour webinar which introduces 5 new features of version 8.00.

Links to the Webinar Recordings

The webinar recording was partitioned into sections for each topic in the abstract. The links below will take you to a site where you can view the recording.

  1. New User Interface (9:24)
  2. Schematic Features (4:17)
  3. New Parts (9:34)
  4. New Probes (4:40)
  5. Schematic Migration Tool and Followup Questions (9:20)


  1. New User Interface
    1. Welcome page
      1. Recent Files
      2. Create New
      3. Documentation
      4. What's New Banner
    2. Part Selector
    3. How to move and organize system widgets
    4. File Viewer
      1. Adding Directories
      2. Context Menu
    5. Text Editors
  2. Schematic Features
    1. Annotations
    2. Styles
    3. Images
    4. Hyperlinks
  3. New Parts
    1. Analog Functions Library
    2. Multi-Level MOSFET Driver
    3. Multi-Level Lossy Inductor and Multi-Level Capacitor
    4. Multi-Level PWL Inductor and Multi-Level PWL Capacitor
  4. New Probes
    1. Per Cycle Probes
    2. XY Probes
  5. Schematic Migration Tool. (Tools > Migrate Schematic Symbols to Version 8.00)