Adobe XD: Feature Requests

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  1. Shadows get clipped in overlays

    Fantastic features: Overlays, and Fixed elements
    Here are a few improvements I'd like to see.


    • Overlays support Fixed headers and Footers, scrolling content.... But now the drop shadows can't be used on the elements because they get cut off. Allow the overlay to be shadowed, or allow the shadows to bleed out from the overlay contents.

    OLD
    - Scroll Underlying content: I'd like to have a left panel come sliding in, and still be able to scroll the underlying page. Example: Toolbar slides in, scroll the content of the page.

    16 votes
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  2. Cross linking prototypes

    When working on large projects it becomes hard to drag prototype links when you have 80 plus pages.

    It would be great to be able to link from one xd item to another in a separate prototype file. So you can break large files into usable chunks. maybe have tabs within the artboard.

    15 votes
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  3. Custom easing

    I would love to be able to customize the easing function - similar to how you can edit easing graphs in after effects - or the simplicity of how you can edit the easing curves in InVision Studio. This really gives a us the ability to make a product feel more custom.

    15 votes
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  4. Back button within XD Desktop Preview

    When I preview in the browser I can use the browser's built in "back" button to go back one step in my prototype. There's no way to mimic this behavior in the Desktop Preview in the XD app. This can be frustrating, as I often like to start Previews within the app but it can be frustrating to navigate.

    15 votes
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  5. Share prototypes by mail, server or Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, etc

    We like to share our design with others so that they can interact with it, they can install Adobe XD Mirror on their device and we can send them the file with .xd extension. (like principle in "Sharing an interactive design": http://principleformac.com/docs.html#faq)

    15 votes
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  6. Only record mouse clicks on prototype record

    At the moment, in prototype mode the circle follows the mouse on the recording. It would be good to have this act more like a finger does on a phone (which is not touching the screen all the time).

    I would like the option to have the touch feedback only show on click (or touch).

    This could also feed into recording from a device when device preview is available.

    15 votes
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  7. Pressed State preset

    It would be great to aslo have a preset "pressed state" wich wil trigger an animation on the same basis as the preset "hover state" but applied to a tap trigger :
    - Hover in = start animation
    - Hover out = reverse animation

    So, for pressed state, it would go as such :


    • Key/Tap press = start animation

    • Key/Tap release = reverse animation

    It would also be great to enable a "Long Press/Tap" trigger by creating a new trigger or adding the possibility to set a tap duration on tap trigger.

    14 votes
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  8. Accessibility features: Haptic feedback (vibrations) and (iOS) VoiceOver readability

    Prototyping for people who are visual impaired is almost impossible to do. With the voice feature added it has become a bit easier to fake but if two more featured would be added Adobe XD could prototype for even more users.


    • Vibrations could be added within the action area. This would make sure that extra feedback could be added to certain buttons/area's instead of textual feedback. This would also mean that two actions should be possible; a vibration and a transition if necessary.

    • The VoiceOver function of iOS can't read the Adobe XD app. It doesn't distinguish buttons/area's that have…
    14 votes
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  9. Timed dismissal for overlay

    since overlay feature released so why not to add a time for that overlay for instance when i click on CTA button overlay popup for specific time i define for 2 seconds then disappeared by itself.
    that's like a toast in web design terms simple real life example for this in youtube when you like a video there's a toast/popup show in the bottom left of the screens tells you that you liked this video.
    that's gonna be really cool for both website and mobile app to show you if your purchase has bee successfully done or your new settings…

    14 votes
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  10. Scroll artboard while scrolling overlay

    オーバーレイの固定を選択式に

    オーバーレイを固定にするか、スクロールに合わせて移動させるかを選択式にしてはどうか。

    Selection of overlay fixing selectively

    How about choosing whether to fix the overlay or move it according to the scroll?

    (Translation: I would like to choose whether or not the artboard scrolls when I scroll the overlay.)

    14 votes
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  11. Copy wires even when in Design Mode

    After I define a master navigation on the objects that are positioned outside the artboards and have it linked to different pages.

    I went back to Design Mode and copied the objects to their x and y positioning. But when I go to Prototype Mode after that, I found the wire interaction has disappeared.

    The wire interaction only stays when I copy and paste in prototype mode, but not in design mode..

    14 votes
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    I’m moving this over to the Feature Request section of the database, as it’s an enhancement request on the way we’ve designed the copy and paste functionality.

    Thanks,

    -Elaine

  12. code view

    yes, i know is a prototype app, but always is good to take a little control of the code, and the posibility to change the form of view, cooment line, place jquery elements, etc.

    14 votes
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  13. Visual preview of transition

    Add a preview for visual feedback when designing transitions in prototyping.

    13 votes
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  14. XD Apple TV / OTT Testing app

    Hi XD team!

    I'm so excited that you are releasing the iOS and Android XD apps for testing on those devices. We have apps on those platforms, but I feel like the real game changer for us would be an OTT testing app such as a native tvML (tvOS) app for Apple TV that we could at least test our Apple TV app on.

    We have our app on nearly every OTT platform you can imagine such as Apple TV Legacy and tvOS, Roku, Android TV, Fire TV, XBox 360 and new ones coming soon. Our stakeholders view our design…

    13 votes
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  15. Change a linked color on a specific consuming document

    It's a very good thing that we can now easily share colors between projects. But to be really useful, we need to change a linked color on a specific project.

    I work on multiple projects based on the same UI library. Each projects has its own main color.

    I created a project to maintain all my atomic elements and my other projects use those linked elements. But for now, when you use a linked color you can't change it on one project only so I can't use your great new feature for sharing assets between projects.

    Here is how it…

    12 votes
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  16. Multiple voice commands

    The option to have multiple voice commands for a single artboard with the option to be able to use the voice commands without using the space bar or tap hold

    12 votes
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  17. preserve scroll position for auto-animate

    preserve scroll position for auto-animate - currently it works kinda broken/incorrectly from what wed want

    12 votes
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  18. 12 votes
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  19. Control interactive prototype's behavior with custom Javascript

    Basically XD is a step in the right direction, but from our understanding it does not really support scripting such as JS or similar, and so we can only prototype using static images, instead of HTML5 code we want to use to test the overall look of the planned website.

    12 votes
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  20. Trigger interactions on mouse down / touch down / press (instead of click / mouse up)

    Use (or have the option to use) a mouse-down (or touch-down) input to trigger changes instead of a full click (down+up).

    When doing usability testing it's possible a user might try to click and drag something. Unnecessary confusion may result when the system doesn't respond at all (because a full click is necessary to trigger a change). If we could respond to the initial -press- or mouse-down we could provide an immediate response at the time the gesture begins, mitigating confusion.

    Of course drag-and-drop would be super ideal, but the ability to respond to a press response would allow us…

    12 votes
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