Altium Designer Documentation

Local History

Modified by Susan Riege on Aug 22, 2017

The Local History  dialog


The Local History dialog displays the local history of a selected version controlled file.


The dialog is accessed in the following ways:

  • From the Projects panel, right-click on a project file then click Local History » Show Local History.
  • Click Project » Local History » Show Local History from the main menus.


  • Local History - lists all versions of documents since the original document was loaded in the software.
    • Label - displays a brief description of the version.
    • Time - displays the time the version was saved.
  • Compare - click to open selected versions in a split screen view. The Differences panel also is opened and displays any differences between the versions.
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