File Extension Library


.PCBDOC File Extension

  • Developer by: Altium Limited.
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .PCBDOC file?

.PCBDOC file extension is created by Altium Limited.. .PCBDOC has been classified as Various data Files.

.PCBDOC is Printed circuit board description

The pbcdoc file extension is used for a special printed circuit board description file format developed by the Protel and used by DXP 2004 software.

The .pcbdoc file stores schema or design of Printed circuit board.


How to open:

Use Altium Designer to open and work with *.pcbdoc files.

How to convert:

Possibly can be converted to other CAD / PCB formats.

How to Open .PCBDOC file on different platforms

Open .PCBDOC File on Windows

  • Right-click a .PCBDOC
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .PCBDOC file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .PCBDOC files" Press "Ok"

Open .PCBDOC File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .PCBDOC file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .PCBDOC File on Linux

Right click on the .PCBDOC file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .PCBDOC File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .PCBDOC file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .PCBDOC File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .PCBDOC files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .PCBDOC files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .PCBDOC files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .PCBDOC file format
  2. You need to check the .PCBDOC file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)