Cadsoft Eagle import image BMP to PCB library

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Adding graphics to Eagle library

Open the dp_devices_library

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Create a new package and name it (e.g. DP_LOGO_ART_0.75X0.75)

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A blank package is created

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Run import-bmp.ulp

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Click OK to proceed

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A dialog box will appear. Select the provided bmp file (i.e. DP_LOGO.bmp)

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Select the color used in the selected bmp file that you want to add to the current package

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Set the parameters according to the table below

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Click Run Script to proceed

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The bmp file has been added to the package

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Zoom to the lower left of the package. Delete the text (which shows the location of the bmp used in this tutorial) unless if you want it to be there

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Save the library and enjoy

Note: This tutorial is intended for those who are familiar with the Eagle Cadsoft environment