MacroFab Platform Release - March 9, 2022 [OEM]

KiCad 6, Real Time Support Chatting, and Altimade!

What's New

KiCad 6 Support

The MacroFab platform can now ingest files generated by KiCad version 6.

To learn more about KiCad 6 click here.

See MacroFab's KiCad guide to find the latest version we support.

Real Time Support Chatting

We're very excited to announce the ability for users to chat directly with our Customer Care team in real time and straight from a browser window.

To start chatting all you need to do is click the red chat icon located in the lower right corner of the platform.

Heads up, adblockers need to be turned off to view the widget.

Our team is available to chat M-F from 9am to 5pm CST but feel free to leave a message and we'll get back to you promptly.

Please note this new chat widget has replaced the knowledge center widget that previously existed in the same location.

Feature requests can now be directed to


MacroFab now supports a direct integration with Altium Designer via the Altimade Designer extension.

Click here to learn more.