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  1. 2,584 votes
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      feature-in-the-backlog  ·  359 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Responsive artboards / adaptive layout constraints for resizing

      Similar to Edge Reflow, it would be great to have the ability to prototype responsive design ideas with a fluid, flexible canvas. Web designers need a good tool for this there really isn't anything out there to test out responsive design solutions.

      2,202 votes
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        118 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        Hi there,

        We are actively working on adaptive/responsive design features in XD. Stay tuned for more updates, we hope to get it in your hands soon :)

        Hoyle

      • Global Style/Color Edits

        Provide the ability to change multiple objects/elements within a document and/or across artboards.

        Example: Ability to increase font size within a button across all artboards (without multi-select)
        This is similar to increasing font size within a repeatable grid—all increase.

        Another example: replace/swap a theme color throughout the document.

        2,179 votes
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          feature-in-the-backlog  ·  103 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

          2,119 votes
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            283 comments  ·  01 : Design 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.

            1,396 votes
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              feature-under-review  ·  155 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  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

              1,342 votes
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                feature-started  ·  54 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.

                1,039 votes
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                  103 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

                • Rulers

                  Global rulers for the x/y axis.

                  905 votes
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                    64 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 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

                    804 votes
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                      feature-started  ·  56 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

                      801 votes
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                        feature-in-the-backlog  ·  45 comments  ·  01 : Design 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!

                        753 votes
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                          feature-started  ·  42 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Flip vertical/horizontal

                          I am trying to create icons in XD and want to make sure they are symetrical but there is no flip option in the edit menu.

                          I tried to use the width, height and coordinates to do this but without guides, or the ability to unlock the ratio this does not work either

                          736 votes
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                            114 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Text formatting

                            Where are the text formatting tools present on Photoshop and illustrator ?
                            - underline
                            - all in capital
                            - small capital
                            - superior/exponent
                            - inferior/sign
                            - barred

                            Even making a copy / paste formatting of the text isn't preserved.

                            Waiting for an answer from Adobe XD Team

                            Best regards

                            675 votes
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                              26 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Button tool - style text box with border, background color, padding (auto resized when text changes)

                              To speed workflow it would be good to have button tool in the sidebar. In the property inspector you'd have the ability to specify the top,bottom, left and right padding. the width of button would dynamically resize as you type the button's label.

                              558 votes
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                                feature-under-review  ·  50 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Saving color palettes - shared across documents or users

                                I want to have a consistent set of swatches, with the ability to import saved palettes or to share/export a palettes. It would be nice to have access to multiple palettes as well

                                551 votes
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                                  feature-under-review  ·  20 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • 534 votes
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                                    feature-in-the-backlog  ·  53 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 481 votes
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                                      170 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Link to external URLs

                                      Link a button that can link like a hyperlink to another web page like youtube or my own Web Page

                                      479 votes
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                                        feature-under-review  ·  132 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Use CSS properties / classes to specify object appearance

                                        Add unique CSS properties to object properties.
                                        Things like Margins, Padding and un-even borders are not common for design apps, but it would be great to define them per object in XD, honor them in the design mode, and export them as part of the object css,

                                        476 votes
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                                          feature-under-review  ·  27 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Fonts preview

                                          When you choose font for text, would be good to have some preview about how it'll look.

                                          472 votes
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