Altium Designer Documentation

Select Device Sheet

Created: July 28, 2015 | Updated: June 19, 2017
Now reading version 17.1. For the latest, read: Select Device Sheet for version 23

The Select Device Sheet Dialog.The Select Device Sheet Dialog.


The Select Device Sheet dialog allows the designer to select a device sheet to be placed in the schematic sheet.


From the Schematic Editor, this dialog can be accessed in the following ways:

  • Select Place » Device Sheet Symbol from the toolbar.
  • Right-click and select Place » Device Sheet Symbol from the context menu.
  • Click the button in the wiring menu.


  • Device Sheet Folders List - The left side of the dialog lists all source device sheet folders added to the project.
  • Filer - Type any characters to filter target devices sheets.
  • Device Sheets List - The right side of the dialog list all devices sheets that exist in the selected folder.
  • Device Sheet Folders - Click to open the Device Sheet Folders dialog, which allows uers to add, remove, or re-order source device sheet folders. 
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