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Replace wire style

Wire contextual menu: Wire style > Replace


Pins the command, ensuring that the command remains active.

Stops the command after it is first used.

Ends the command.

Returns to the previous interface.


This command allows you to replace a wire style used in the electrical project with another wire style. The dockable panel displays the options for selecting wires.

Replacement range

Whole project: All wires in the electrical project.

Current book: Only the book the current drawing is located in.

Current folder: Only the folder the current drawing is located in.

Current scheme: Only the current drawing.

Choose schemes: Opens the drawing selector, letting you select the drawings to handle.

Selected items in scheme: Only the wires selected in the scheme.

Propagation to equipotential: Wires that have the same equipotential.

Propagation through circuits: Replaces the wire style across symbols, only where the wire style is identical upstream and downstream of the symbol.

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