The speed is essential in different editing activities, including layouts. This modern software provides a clean and intuitive interface for you to easily edit various file formats easily. As a layout viewer, this software app is packed with a bunch of handy features for file management. It also provides chip design engineers with a state of the art interface to view different aspects of their designs. This layout beats most other alternatives out there with its support for multiple file formats and extensive features. You can summarize the functions of this layout viewer in four words; view, edit, generate and analyze.
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Firstly, it loads very fast and provides accurate viewing for big-size layout files. Also, the software allows you to draw, modify, and transform hierarchical layouts. It also lets you script layout generators and transformation tools. Finally, the interface provides tools that allow you to verify, search, measure layout, and code analysis scripts. You can further extend the capabilities – this app serves as an integrated environment for Python and Ruby scripts.
Interestingly, you can load multiple layouts at a go (as overlays). The layers can be grouped and named to simplify the workspace interface. This software is generally easy and simply intuitive.
KLayout is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in graphic editors category and is available to all software users as a free download.