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Equipotential labels

Contextual menu of a wire: Show/hide equipotential labels


The equipotential label displays the equipotential number. Ensure beforehand that wire numbering has been activated.

The equipotential labels are represented by a symbol and attributes, which can display data or properties attached to the equipotential.


The equipotential labels have a contextual menu allowing you to edit the equipotential properties and other parameters.

Configuration of the symbol to be used

Project settings: Graphic tab



Opens the symbol selector to select the desired symbol.

Removes the symbol.

Opens the symbol editor to modify it.


Symbols representing equipotential labels do not have circuits or connection points. In symbol properties, select Equipotential labels in the Symbol type parameter.

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