Allegro PCB Design Tutorial

Move a component relative to its current location

While the absolute location command works good, in many case you may like to move a part in X or Y direction by a known incremental quantity. You can use the ix command to move to a new location by a defined amount.

ix xx yy

The ix xx yy command moves a component by xx amount in X direction and by yy amount in Y direction. The values of xx and yy may be negative in which case it will move the component in left and down directions respectively. To move it only in X axis direction, you can use

ix xx

You move only in Y direction you can use


Here is the youtube showing complete action