The 30 day OrCAD Trial includes OrCAD Capture CIS, OrCAD PSpice Designer, OrCAD PCB Designer Professional, OrCAD Sigrity ERC, and more. If you have been granted access to this Trial you may have a situation where you need to extend the duration of your OrCAD trial. You may request an extension if the trial expiration is within four days of the expiration date. 


To request an OrCAD trial extension

  1. Open the URL: and login using the same credentials you used when you signed up for the trial.
  2. Click the Trial Extension button.
  3. Enter a requested extension date when prompted and state the request is under EMA review.
    After you submit your request, you will receive email acknowledgement of your request from A second email notification is sent to you from this email address after your request is approved. The approval email looks similar to the following:

  4. Follow the instructions provided in the email to download a utility to update your OrCAD Trial license.

    When the utility completes the update, you are ready to continue using your OrCAD Trial.