Documentation

One document per application, available in HTML (online), PDF and ePub with many translations.

Getting Started

Essential and concise guide to mastering KiCad.

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Català

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Español

HTML PDF ePub

Français

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

Русский

HTML PDF ePub

KiCad

Project manager window.

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Català

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Español

HTML PDF ePub

Français

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

Русский

HTML PDF ePub

Eeschema

Schematic editor and component editor.

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Español

HTML PDF ePub

Français

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

Pcbnew

Circuit board layout editor and footprint editor.

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Español

HTML PDF ePub

Français

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

CvPcb

Footprint selector helper (always run from Eeschema).

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Español

HTML PDF ePub

Français

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

Русский

HTML PDF ePub

GerbView

Gerber viewer

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Español

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

Русский

HTML PDF ePub

Utilities

PL Editor

Page Layout Editor.

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Español

HTML PDF ePub

Français

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

Русский

HTML PDF ePub

IDF Exporter

Exports an IDFv3 compliant board (.emn) and library (.emp) file for communicating mechanical dimensions to a mechanical CAD package.

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Deutsch

HTML PDF ePub

Italiano

HTML PDF ePub

日本語

HTML PDF ePub

Polski

HTML PDF ePub

Русский

HTML PDF ePub

KiCad Plugin

Description of the new plugin system currently used to handle 3D models. Not available in KiCad 4.

Language Format

English

HTML PDF ePub

Русский

HTML PDF ePub