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.SCH File Extension

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File Type 1SuperCard Help Project File

DeveloperSolutions Etcetera
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CategoryData Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Project file created by SuperCard, a visual authoring tool for Mac OS X; stores data for a help project, which contains indexable help content; used for extending the SuperCard Help System.

Program(s) that open .SCH files
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Solutions Etcetera SuperCard
Solutions Etcetera SuperCard Help
Updated 1/5/2011

File Type 2EAGLE Schematics File

DeveloperCadSoft
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CategoryData Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Schematic, or visual diagram, of a PCB (printed circuit board), created with EAGLE PCB design software; includes symbols (for logic gates) connected by lines, which represent buses; used for creating a actual circuit board (.BRD) file.

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NOTE: EAGLE stands for "Easily Applicable Graphical Layout Editor."

Program(s) that open .SCH files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
CadSoft EAGLE
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
CadSoft EAGLE
Linux LogoLinux
CadSoft EAGLE
Updated 9/25/2014

File Type 3gEDA Schematic File

DevelopergEDA
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CategoryCAD Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

Schematic file created and used by gEDA, a collection of tools used to design PCB layouts and electronic schematics; contains data that makes up the schematic; includes the gEDA/gaf format version, pictures, and XY coordinates for nets, buses, and components.

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Electronic schematics consist of a collection of symbols, or components, nets, and buses. They are used during the schematics capture process in circuit design and once it has been created, it can then be passed to the printed circuit board design process.

Program(s) that open .SCH files
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
gEDA
Linux LogoLinux
gEDA
Updated 9/25/2014

File Type 4KiCad Schematic File

DeveloperKiCad
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CategoryCAD Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

File created by the Shematic Capture Editor program included in KiCad, a tool suite used for designing PCB layouts and electronic schematics; saves an electronic schematic as it is laid out on the program's drawing canvas.

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Electronic schematics are used during the schematics capture process in circuit design. Once the electronic schematic has been created, it can then be passed to the printed circuit board design process.

Program(s) that open .SCH files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
KiCad
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
KiCad
Linux LogoLinux
KiCad
Updated 10/25/2012

File Type 5Strater Scheme File

DeveloperGolden Software
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CategorySettings Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

File used by Strater, a program used for visualizing subsurface borehole and well log data; specifies the nomenclature (keywords, data range, lithology, etc.) and the display properties (line, text, symbol, fill, etc.) for design elements that use the nomenclature; enables designs to be created according to standards.

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Strater schemes can be created and edited in the Scheme Editor, which is accessed by selecting Tools → Scheme Editor... from the application menu.

Program(s) that open .SCH files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Golden Software Strater
Updated 1/20/2012