Use the pattern document to view, create, modify, load, burst, and debug binary pattern files (.digipat). A digital pattern file can contain only one pattern.Select on the Project Explorer window toolbar to create a new document. or click the Add Item button Double-click a .digipat file in the Project Explorer window or right-click the file and select Open from the context menu to launch the pattern document.
The Digital Pattern Editor requires a compiled, binary version of the pattern file to edit or burst. You can compile an ASCII text pattern file format (.digipatsrc) into a binary version. The ASCII format can be helpful in the following situations: