Altium Designer Documentation

ExportToDxf

Created: November 2, 2019 | Updated: November 2, 2019

Parent page: PcbDrawing Commands

The following pre-packaged resource, derived from this base command, is available:


Applied Parameters: None

Summary

This command is used to export the active Draftsman document (*.PCBDwf), in Dxf format (*.dxf).

For a high-level look at how the Altium Draftsman Drawing System provides an interactive approach to the creation of production documentation for your PCBs, see Draftsman.

Access

This command is accessed from the PcbDrawing Editor by choosing the File » Export to Dxf command from the main menus.

Use

First, ensure that the Draftsman document (*.PCBDwf) that you wish to export is open as the active document in the main design window.

After launching the command, your system's File Explorer will open. Enter the desired name within the File name field, then select Save to save the exported file to your system.

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