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What are KICAD_MOD files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a KICAD_MOD file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a KICAD_MOD file?

A .KICAD_MOD file is a KiCad Module file. Through our analysis of KICAD_MOD files, we know that one use of the format is KiCad Module. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open KICAD_MOD files

Important: Different programs may use files with the KICAD_MOD file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your KICAD_MOD file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Last updated: May 11, 2013

Suggest another file format using extension KICAD_MOD

While we know of one file format using the .KICAD_MOD file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .KICAD_MOD file.