Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: December 22, 2020 | Updated: January 12, 2021

Parent page: ConstraintsManager Commands

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

Applied Parameters: None


Design rules can be imported to the Rules Editor. This allows you to load favorite rule definitions between different designs. This command is used to load a PCB Rule File (*.rul).


This command can be accessed from the Rules Editor by:

  • Choosing File » Import From File from the main menus.
  • Right-clicking on a rule and selecting Import From File from the menu.


After launching the command, the Import File dialog will open, where you may select the desired PCB Rule File (*.rul) then click Open. The Choose Design Rule Type dialog will open, which allows you to choose the design rule(s) to import.


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