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I have P-CAD 2006 and I started to develop some stuff in VB.NET.Main goal is to automaticlly add producer PartNumbers in design.Specially for passive components(Capacitors, Inductors,Resistors).Parsing BOM file is working great and I already can make new BOM with correct PartNumbers. Next step is Updating current design. I made all form "P-CAD DBX Programmer's Interface User Guide and Reference" but when i start with opened SCH or PCB, opening design with "TOpenDesign(DBX_LANGUAGE, DBX_VERSION, "", tContext)" return error 32001 ("connection error"). What can be wrong? Other DBX utilites work OK. I didn't convert "long" variables from VBA to integer type in VB.NET.  

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