Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: July 27, 2015 | Updated: February 19, 2019

Parent page: VersionControl Commands

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

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to open the currently selected documents within Altium NEXUS.


This command can be accessed from the Project Files region of the Storage Manager panel with one or more files selected by:

  • Right-clicking and choosing the Open command from the context menu.
  • Using the Enter keyboard shortcut.


Ensure the document(s) that you want to open are selected in the Project Files region of the Storage Manager panel. Standard multi-select features are supported (Ctrl+click, Shift+click and click&drag).

After launching the command, the selected document will be opened as the active document in the main design window. If a group of documents are selected, all documents will be opened as tabbed documents, with the focused entry becoming the active document.


  1. Double-clicking on a document in the list will also open that document within Altium NEXUS.
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