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Details of extension .kicad_pcb

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  • What is the .kicad_pcb file?
  • Which program can create the .kicad_pcb file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .kicad_pcb format?
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  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .kicad_pcb extension?
KiCad PCB Design Document .kicad_pcb file icon

KiCad PCB Design Document

KICAD_PCB file is a KiCad PCB Design Document. KiCad is an EDA software suite for the creation of professional schematics and printed circuit boards up to 16 layers. KiCad runs on Windows, Linux and Apple OS X and is released under the open-source GNU GPL v2 free of charge.
Category: Document files
Application: KiCad
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
KiCad Parts-to-module Assignments Data
KiCad Project File
KiCad Schematic Document
KiCad Netlist Data
KiCad Board Layout File

Other types of files may also use the .kicad_pcb file extension. If you have helpful information about .kicad_pcb extension, write to us!

Can't open a .kicad_pcb file?

If you want to open a .kicad_pcb file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .kicad_pcb association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.kicad_pcb

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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