Altium Designer Documentation

Release File

Created: October 24, 2016 | Updated: December 11, 2020

The Release File dialog


The Release File dialog allows you to add or remove source files, comments and notes when releasing a file.

For information about the Altium Vault, see Working With an Altium Vault.


The dialog is accessed in the Vaults panel (DXP » Vault Explorer) by right-clicking on an Item then selecting Upload when uploading items such as 3D models, binary files, BOM templates, etc.


  • Item - displays the item ID.
  • Comment - enter a comment regarding this item, if desired.
  • Description - the description of the item. Edit as necessary.
  • Release Notes - enter any release notes required.
  • Sources - drag and drop or enter any source files or folders into this region.
  • Add - click to select then add files.
  • Remove - click to remove selected file(s).
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