Adobe XD: Feature Requests

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  1. Layout Grid needs to have the ability to create an 8pt grid with rows

    It's frustrating that you only have the ability with Layout Grid to create columns. horizontal 8 point grids are becoming a big thing with UI design. XD needs to have that capability. Until then I will have to stick with Sketch.

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  2. New Share tab location in top bar is very inconvenient

    I share often to see my design results. The share UI and share tab are now far apart so it has become a very frustrating workflow to go back and forth between tabs and the share UI panel. And there doesn't seem to be a keyboard shortcut to share that works (I'm on a PC).

    4 votes
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  3. URL更新について

    URL更新がとてもわかりにくいです。
    デザインプレビューでお客様との確認を開発モードでコーダーさんとやりとりをしているつもりでしたが、デザインプレビューが更新されていただけで、開発モードは全く更新されていないということになってしまいました。

    URLの横のビュレットから選ぶなんてとてもわかりにくかったです。
    リンクをコピーだけ2箇所でできる必要はないと思います。

    仕様を変えるのでしたら、はじめにナビゲーションのメッセージが出るなどのアクションを起こして欲しかったです。

    とても使いやすくなっているので助かっているので残念です。

    1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  03: Share mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    ご意見をいただきありがとうございます。 現在、設計仕様を共有すると、インタラクティブなプロトタイプも共有されます。 設計仕様を更新するたびに、同期を維持する必要があります。 これで問題は解決しますか、それとも何か違うものを探していますか?

    このメッセージは機械翻訳されています。

    Thanks for your feedback. Right now, when you share a design spec, an interactive prototype is shared as well. It should remain in sync as often as you update the design spec. Does this address your issue, or are you looking for something different?

  4. .exe export

    Hi
    I needed to .exe export when I create a project demo on prototyping mode to sending this export to the manager or somebody that he doesn't have XD on his Computer.
    please add .exe export in this section.
    thank's a lot.

    3 votes
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  5. Stretch grid/columns like in Figma

    In Figma I can set margins and gutters and then let the columns stretch over whatever the remaining amount of pixels is. Super easy to work with. Would be a great feature to add to XD :)

    2 votes
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    1 comment  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thanks for your feedback! You can actually already do this – just set your margins and gutters in layout grid, and the columns will recalculate. The only caveat is that our columns are pixel-snapped, which means that you can’t have fractional columns. (Instead, we’ll add the remainder to the margin.) Given this information, can you clarify what you’d like changed about the existing layout grid system?

  6. Archive prototypes

    I have a ton of prototypes. In addition to adding folders (covered in other requests) I would like the ability to archive old prototypes.

    3 votes
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  7. 11 votes
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  8. Text selection highlight color on Windows should invert

    When selecting text (via drag selection or double clicking a word), it will display the blue highlight boundary. There are some UI kits that use this blue as part of their wireframing palette making it impossible to see the text highlight when you have text on top of this color.

    Ideally, the selection highlight should just invert the color underneath it so you can always see the boundary.

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  9. Object alignment not working!

    When trying to align objects, object won't align to the same edge as something else, Example box and a line dont align for half pixel!

    When will this issue be fixed? This same bug is found from Bugs section but it shows there that it is resolved even it is not!

    1 vote
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  10. Update Component Preview in Assets Panel when Master Component is edited

    Currently, after creating a component, there is a preview image of that component in the assets panel. But if you make a change to that master component (for example, changing a green object to red) the preview in the assets panel does not update. So even though I now want this component to be a red object, it becomes very hard to find it in the assets panel, at a glance because it is still green in the preview image.

    4 votes
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  11. Function to link multiple XD files so that multiple products can link

    I want a function that allows multiple XD files to work together. This is a viewpoint for a "system" in which multiple products operate in conjunction.
    Necessary for designing the linkage between a smartphone and a watch.
    This perspective should become very important in a few years.

    It is not that multiple users operate XD at the same time.

    5 votes
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  12. add shadow to components

    When I have a component I would like to be able to add a shadow to the component. Currently there is only fill and border available.

    3 votes
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    2 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Sherif has a response for you: Alan,

    Today in XD, you could select any layer inside the component and add a shadow to it, and it render outside the component bounding box. Does that solve your use case? if not, could you please add more detail into what you’re trying to achieve.

  13. Support native anchors

    When shared on the web, links do not support browser features like:
    - Open in new tab
    - Mousewheel click to open in new tab
    - Copy link address
    - etc

    Links in general should support browser features you would expect to work on links.

    1 vote
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  14. Low-fidelity Wireframe kits and components...

    Need to have components, objects, UI kits, etc written to support, Low-Fedelity wireframes. Reason for this is their the only ones that work well with Design lead workshops and ideation workshops.
    This because the users don't get distracted and overwhelmed by details like in the high fidelity mode.

    Currently use balsamiq for this, but XD should be a better alternative with this feature request implemented.

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  15. Alexa Preview plugin - screen dimension selection

    ADOBE XD v 21.2.12.3 does not preview to "Amazon Echo Show 5" properly. I keep getting black bars on either side of my layouts regardless of what size I set up my artboards. The internet says the Show 5 screen dimensions are 960x480, but XD won't do that. Any workarounds?

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  16. Support RSS Library

    As many designers will compare AdobeXD features with Sketch, and many Sketch Library use RSS feed to keep update their own librairies with users. I think it's a mandatory for BIG adoption by designers and companies to support RSS feeds like Sketch do.

    Take a look :

    As well as hosting your Libraries on Sketch Cloud, you can also host your Library file on any online server, publish an RSS that points to it, and have Sketch subscribe to the RSS to get updates when the Library is updated. To do that, just use a link in this form: sketch://add-library?url=URLEncodedPathToRSS

    3 votes
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  17. Define fonts family for a project or for an artboard

    It would be great to define font families that will be used in a project by adding them to the artboard property panel.
    This would help to
    - limit numbers of font used in a webdesign
    - change the font of a whole project

    - maintain character styles easyly
    - avoid to miss some font replacement

    2 votes
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  18. Allow border or fill color to be focused so I can use saved colors from components to apply to fill OR border

    Similar to the 'Color' tool panel from AI.

    This can/should also incorporate other features like seeing the hex or color build information of the fill or outline without having to click into a secondary panel.

    Tie in key commands like 'x' for swapping the focus from outline to fill, 'd' for resetting to base black/white, etc.

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  19. Alexa Preview plugin + Adobe XD skill

    Due to 7-22-2019 news regarding XD and alexa...

    I have download Plugin Alexa preview for Adobe XD, however, skill Adobe XD at alexa app does not exist! When will it be available?

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  20. I want the seperate prototype links back

    I thinks its very annoying that you now force us to present the design specs and prototype in the same share cause now it's impossible to iterate these two documents separately. Most of the times my design specs and my prototypes are different iterations and must be shared separately. Often we iterate different prototypes and we send design specs for just sections of the design, the section that has been accepted for release. With the new setup it's impossible to continuous this strategy and it messes things up. Please give us back the opportunity to share ONE thing at the…

    4 votes
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