Yes, Capture formatted netlist can be used as a schemaic frontend to PADs. Capture is often the schematic preferred choice for PADs users.
David At 10:05 AM 1/25/2012, you wrote:
Group, Can I use the netlist from Orcad and import into pads? I'm using Cadence 16.3 and our other site is using Mentor's PADs. Thanks, Sam