KB: Import or export Design Rules

Created: March 25, 2021 | Updated: August 21, 2023

How to import and/or export design rules?

Starting in Version: 18.0
Up to Version: Current

Solution Details

While on the PCBDoc, go to Design ► Rules to open the PCB Rules and Constraints Editor Panel

From here, Right click on Design Rules folder (top left side) ► Import Rules or Export Rules

This should open the Choose Design Rule Type panel.

From here ► Select the rules one by one or Ctrl+AOK. 
And depending on if you are Import or Export, the commands will be different.

If Importing, the option would be to Load a PCB Rules File (.rul)

If Exporting, the option would be to Save a PCB Rules File (.rul)
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