Free PCB Design Productivity App for iOS & Android Devices


CADSTAR TouchCADSTAR Touch is a free PCB design productivity App for iOS and Android devices that allows remote control of CADSTAR’s view and program functions.

With your non-mouse hand, use your phone or tablet as a secondary, wireless controller and work faster and more efficiently.

  • Drag to pan and pinch to zoom the CADSTAR display view
  • Double tap to view all
  • Execute user-defined CADSTAR macros
  • Customize the number of macros displayed on your phone or tablet 
  • Operate using voice control (Android devices only) 

The App uses your device’s Wi-Fi connection to communicate with your PC on the same local network. You can also use it to operate functions in Microsoft® Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Internet Explorer.

How to get CADSTAR Touch App

Apple Store - Download App Get it on Google Play

  • On the PC you use for CADSTAR, scroll to the bottom of this page ( ) and download a second app, ‘CADSTAR Touch Server’.
    • This will handle the communication between your tablet or phone and CADSTAR via Wi-Fi.

Getting CADSTAR Touch connected

  • If you have an appropriate QR code scanner App installed on your device (pic2shop for iOS; Barcode Scanner for Android) then CADSTAR Touch offers a Quick Setup option which will configure the App automatically.
  • Or, configure the IP address and port manually.
 CADSTAR Touch for iPad
iPad screenshot
iPhone screenshot 


Download CADSTAR Touch Server software

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Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc.

Register to access downloads, or login to your existing account.