.SCH File Extension

File Type:
gEDA Schematic File

Having trouble opening .sch extension? Don't panic! This page explains what sch files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open sch files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a SCH file?

Sch file extension has gEDA Schematic file type, developed by gEDA, which is associated with the "cad files" category.

Associated with gEDA, the file saves data that comprises the schematic. It may also contain XY coordinates for nets, pictures, components, etc.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

sch file icon
File Type:
gEDA Schematic File
CAD Files

How to open SCH file?

Double click the sch file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .sch extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the sch extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the sch file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open SCH files

  • MacOS MacOS
    • gEDA gEDA
  • Linux Linux
    • gEDA gEDA

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the sch file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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