Schematic Editor

Feature Overview

The schematic editor provides the following features:

  • Easy-to-use, intuitive interface (including keyboard navigation)

  • Instant synchronization with board editor (automatic forward annotation)

  • Multi-page schematics

  • Live electrical rule check (ERC)

  • Export formats: PDF, SVG, pixmap, CSV BOM

The part search function lets you find parts in all installed libraries very quickly:

Search device

Lazy Device Assignment

LibrePCB allows you to first draw a rough schematic without worrying about footprints or part numbers yet. The exact parts can optionally be assigned later when starting with the layout. This can save a lot of time during the iterative process in the design phase.

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