Save Compact (.cde)
Project files used for backup, transfer or data analysis are saved with the "Save Compressed" command. The file extension is cde.
With this command, the project file is compressed, analysis and design results are also reset, only basic data is kept. The space occupied by the project on the disk will be considerably reduced compared to the analyzed recorded version.
Save compact command can be accessed from the menu under the ideCAD icon in the upper left corner of the program. After clicking the ideCAD icon and clicking the Save Compact line, a file name is given.
Save compact, before and after the project file's size visible on disk: