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  1. Tap/Hover Effect

    Need Little bit tapping/hover effect on list/buttons/links during presentation to client. Its give an actual working product feel and help to make decision.

    rollover, mouseover

    5,183 votes
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      feature-in-the-backlog  ·  593 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 4,857 votes
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        328 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Scrollable Area (not scrolling whole artboard)

        Define a scrollable area within an artboard

        This provides real-world app use cases, such as a table, slideshow, or iOS dropdown lists.

        4,170 votes
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          feature-started  ·  254 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 3,580 votes
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            feature-in-the-backlog  ·  475 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Guides

            An ability to drag out persistent guides to an artboard and have other objects snap to it

            2,741 votes
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              323 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Carousel / Side-scroll

              Ability to create and customise content carousels or slideshow type scrollable areas.

              Currently there is a "scroll" feature in build, but it seems to be about page scroll and up/down scrollable areas.

              2,491 votes
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                feature-under-review  ·  236 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Basic Text Transform: all caps, all lowercase

                Add basic text transform like there is in Illustrator to make it easier and faster for developers to code your designs. Our developers have to waist time retyping text for layouts that have already been designed. At least basic uppercase and lowercase.

                2,084 votes
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                  feature-under-review  ·  224 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Export whole artboards (or entire project) as HTML

                  It would be great to Export Prototypes as pure HTML Projects. I am working a lot on Multiscreen apps, where I mostly use Serveal Webcontainers Running on several Screens, to develop those Applications.

                  1,736 votes
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                    feature-under-review  ·  226 comments  ·  04 : Asset exporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Design with Data

                    I remember, I have seen this presentation at Adobe MAX 2015. Where we can use dummy / Sample data for content such as Name, city, country etc (Please also think to add lorem ipsum dummy paragraph if possible).

                    I would love to know, is there any plan to integrate that concept in near future. Its a really great functionality and time consuming important feature for us.

                    Ref - Design with Data - Adobe MAX 2015 - Sneak Peeks:
                    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8ebPSJR3U0

                    1,544 votes
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                      61 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Global/Master artboard templates (pin objects across all artboards)

                      1. Ability to have a single object (or group) break out of its artboard and cross multiple artboards within a single prototype. The simplest use case is the creation of a global navigation bar that spans across multiple screens. This object's interactive elements would also work across multiple screens as well, and any edits to this object would update across the rest of the screens.

                      2. Easy interaction management and editing. Also provides consistency with consistent elements within an experience.

                      1,484 votes
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                        feature-under-review  ·  105 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Scroll to Anchor Link Target

                        The anchor link that target the specific part of the page. This is the significant user experience on web usability where user can "back to top" or can navigate (i.e. from menu bar) to the specific sessions without the need to scroll through entire pages.

                        1,351 votes
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                          feature-in-the-backlog  ·  184 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Gestures - swipe, pinch/zoom, force touch

                          In order to full use this as a UX professional, I would have to have the ability to include gestures, most critically for handing a stakeholder a wireframe or design. Gestural swipes, two-finger zoom, force-touch, etc. Otherwise I don't think too many experience UX professionals will be able to properly communicate core functionality and the behavioral imperatives incumbent to the process.

                          1,339 votes
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                            feature-under-review  ·  95 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Rulers

                            Global rulers for the x/y axis.

                            1,276 votes
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                              82 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Creative Cloud Library Support (share symbols/assets across multiple files or team)

                              This would make it easier to use the assets created in other Adobe applications.

                              1,219 votes
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                                117 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Hi, everyone! In the August release of Adobe XD, we’ve introduced the ability to consume colors and character styles from your existing Creative Cloud library. We’re working on bringing you the ability to bring in graphics (both bitmaps and vectors) as well, so we’re keeping this feature open until we get that out the door.

                                In the meantime, if you have feedback on what we’ve already released, please do file a new idea so that we can get community feedback on it.

                                If you haven’t seen the update yet, launch the Creative Cloud desktop application, click on the gear icon, and select “Check for App Updates.”

                                -Elaine

                              • Dark Interface (overall UI including side panels)

                                The option for a darker interface like Photoshop and Illustrator would be great, especially when working at night.

                                1,214 votes
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                                • Scale/resize symbols individually

                                  I love the addition of symbols to XD, only let down (beside the ability to re-organise them which is already posted as an idea) is that I have to create a new symbol for every required size.

                                  Please let us scale the symbols

                                  1,186 votes
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                                    feature-started  ·  93 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Linked Objects / Images

                                    Option to link objects (or generate smart objects) when pasted from a PSD or AI source to maintain a reference.

                                    This would provide a simple method for single or multiple object updates (beyond the CC Design Libraries integration)—saving time and ensuring all objects are the most current.

                                    Example: Revision to a microphone icon via Illustrator, which is used across 20 artboards

                                    973 votes
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                                    • Text input field with actions based on value

                                      For prototyping and user testing, a text input field control would be very helpful. Bonus if you could apply actions to enter / submit based on different strings.

                                      922 votes
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                                        feature-under-review  ·  90 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Built-in Library of Common UI Elements

                                        It would be great if AdobeXD could provide sort of a library of UIElements from iOS, OSX, Android and Windows besides the given UIKits. So you can simply drag e.g. the textfield to your artboard and adjust this afterwards. This would make the process of designing an app much more easier!

                                        894 votes
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                                          feature-started  ·  45 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Static / Fixed objects between transitions

                                          When I swipe between screens I do not want the header and footer bar to slide with the transition, just the content area. Please create a function for this

                                          860 votes
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