PADS Viewer

Latest version as of October 2018.

Application Details:

Version: VX.2.4
License: Free to use
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 4.0.2

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Test Results

Old test results
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What works

You can view PCBs, zoom, and move around.  The essentials are workable.

Turning layers on/off works

What does not

Trying to open Tools->Options always fails

With the additions mentioned in the comments, there is no error from the app. 

Turning on wine debugging shows lots of unimplemented stuff.


What was not tested

Printing, exporting, lots of stuff

Hardware tested


  • GPU: Intel
  • Driver: open source

Additional Comments

Needed 32bit wine, extra fonts (allfonts), mdac27, msdxmocx, ie8, and gecko.  

I'm not sure about the last two, but they seems to reduce some errors

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 19.04 "Disco" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 03 20194.0.2Yes Yes NoSilverDan Christian 
ShowDevuan Ascii 2.0Feb 07 20194.0Yes Yes NoSilverRoger Lucas 
ShowDevuan Jessie 1.0Oct 20 20183.0.3Yes Yes YesSilverRoger Lucas 

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