Recent Documents, Projects and Project Groups

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The Recent Documents, Projects and Project Groups dialog shows all recent open documents, projects and project groups.


The dialog can be accessed in the following ways:

  • Click File » Recent Documents » All Recent Documents and Projects.
  • Click File » Recent Projects » All Recent Documents and Projects
  • Click File » Recent Project Groups » All Recent Documents and Projects.


  • Main Region - this area lists Recent Documents, Recent Projects and Recent Project Groups that have recently been opened. Information listed includes:
    • Document Name - name of the opened document.
    • Document Type - type of opened document (PCB, schematic, etc.).
    • Location - location path of the opened document.
    • Modified - date and time document was last modified.
  • Open Selected Documents - use to open any documents that are currently selected.
Use standard Windows selection tools (Ctrl/Shift + click) to select more than one document.
If you find an issue, select the text/image and pressCtrl + Enterto send us your feedback.

The features available depend on your Altium product access level. If you don’t see a discussed feature in your software, contact Altium Sales to find out more.