Altium Designer Documentation

Defining Design Repository Preferences for Altium Designer

Created: March 22, 2016 | Updated: April 11, 2017
Now reading version 16.1. For the latest, read: Data Management - Design Repositories for version 21

The Data Management - Design Repositories page of the Preferences dialog.


As its name suggests, the Data Management – Design Repositories page of the Preferences dialog allows you to create or connect to a design repository.


The Data Management –  Design Repositories page is part of the main Preferences dialog (DXP » Preferences) and is accessed by clicking the  Design Repositories entry under the Data Management folder, in the left hand pane of the dialog.


Design Repositories 

A Design Repository is a version control system that contains your team's design document.

  • Design Repository List - Display all the current available design repositories.
  • Create New - Create a new design repository
  • Connect to - Connect to an existing design repository.
  • Properties - Select a design repository then click this button to edit its properties.
  • Remove - Select a design repository and clilck this button to remove it from the list.
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