Adobe XD: Feature Requests

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  1. Refresh button on Prototype view

    There should be a button on prototype view window where we can just refresh our prototype instead of closing and playing the prototype again. An example of this exists in Protopie prototype window.

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      not-a-feature-request  ·  4 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Update Adobe Acrobat Pro DC for High Sierra Mac OS

      Please update! I keep getting warnings that the software will not work on the next Mac OS release. I need this program to do my job!!!!

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        0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • I want to be able to adjust the height of the text box

        Now the height of the text box of the text cannot be changed. I hope that we can provide us with the value of the text box and change the fixed height of the text box.

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          1 comment  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Keep RAW support for windows 8

          I understand you have stopped updates for Windows 8 computers. While I absolutely hate this, the worst part is I can't open up RAW files from my new EOS R since you have tied RAW support to new updates!!!

          This has essentially rendered Lightroom/photoshop useless and I'm paying $50 a month for software with 0 support.

          I still think that you should either get Lightroom 8 working or offer an upgrade to win 10 (costs $150/computer) but at minimum, keep RAW support going so your creators can keep working!!!

          I now have to spend $150/computer to update them, do hours…

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            2 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Can you make XD daily challenges incorporate some coding?

            I am participating in trial 2-week with www.Thinkful.com community which has a great background in coding and provides structured feedback from assignment mentors. Unfortunately, you will have to pay to complete the bootcamp but I wish XD daily has a little bit of this focus. They also have online chats throughout the day on how to think like a data scientist.

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              0 comments  ·  06 : Integration with other tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Add menu for cycle through windows

              I think we should have a cycle through windows option under Window menu in the top. When I open multiple Adobe XD files, I can't cycle through the windows with any keyboard shortcut. I have to hold the mouse left key on the Adobe XD icon from the dock that wastes time for me every time.

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                not-a-feature-request  ·  3 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • So let me get this straight admins of this site!

                I post a new request for a critical issue to be fixed specifying exactly what we need, and guess what :) It gets merged with a request that has been "UNDER REVEW" for more than 2 years! Just a polite way of saying we don't wanna bother ourselves with this :)

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                  0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Thanks for reaching out again. Please note that what we’re trying to do is aggregate feedback to see how many people are interested in a feature. In fact, adding to a feature that is “under consideration” is MUCH better than sitting as a request with only one vote. We’ve been working on many of our top 10 issues over these past two years, and the features under consideration are closer to the feature hopper than others. Hope that helps!

                • Asset Search

                  Asset search would be extreamly useful. Especially when using an icon library for example.

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                    1 comment  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • How to scale an SVG relative to its canvas size with the command line

                    Recently, i am facing a crazy problem. I'm trying to create a pipeline for rendering my vector graphics. Basically, I am trying to upscale the vector by 16 times, rasterize it, then downscale to supersample it back down to native resolution, which is based on the SVG's canvas.

                    I'm trying to do this with ImageMagick but from what I have read it isn't possible because you have to explicitly tell ImageMagick the canvas size by pixels, and not by a percentage/multiplying.

                    I use Adobe Illustrator 22.1 64-bit to create my SVG's, and ImageMagick 7.0.7-25 Q16 x64.

                    Thanks & Regards
                    Camillelola …

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                      0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Save UI Page as Image

                      Have save to image file such as .JPEG , .PNG, or PDF

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                        0 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        You can use “Export” for an artboard – select the artboard by clicking on the title, Cmd+E (Mac) or Ctrl+E (Win), then select what option you want to export to – JPG, PNG, or PDF.

                        Hope that helps!

                        -Elaine

                      • Retina format option

                        Hi Adobe!

                        Actually we have 2 options to export our assets of a desktop design:
                        The "design" mode or the "web" mode with a x2. The thing is that this both formats have the same size!

                        The quality is not good and I need a Retina format (a REAL x2 size) to export in better quality.
                        So for a picture 100x120px, I have to export in 200x240px to preserve a good quality. After that, the developers reduce the size by 2 BUT the quality is really better.

                        Retina format is now a really needed feature to produce high quality websites.

                        2 votes
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                          3 comments  ·  04 : Asset exporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • I can't pay for XD CC

                          I tried to pay after my beta expired but I got an error saying I can't pay from Nigeria.

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                            1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Assets kits

                            I want to know why the user interface kit are no longer accessible directly to the click in the software.
                            When I click on : Apple ios / Google Material / Miscrosof Windows.
                            I am redirected to the download page

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

                              Thanks for your inquiry! We shifted to having a link so that you can get the latest UI kits at any time. Often, the OS developers (like Apple, Google, and Microsoft) update the OS and its paradigms, and the UI kits within the product lag by a couple of months. By giving the OS manufacturers control over the UI kits, you can get the latest design elements faster.

                              -Elaine

                            • Adobe XD, Please speed up your development process

                              Software like Principle and Finto are miles ahead of you guys, and personally I would prefer to stick to Adobe, so please catch up!

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                                0 comments  ·  05 : Extensibility  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Thanks for your feedback! We are working on a number of things under wraps that are moving the needle forward! We are also trying to maintain the quality and performance that Adobe XD is known for!

                                Stay tuned!

                                Elaine

                              • There is no top option bar on the screen!

                                I use a windows laptop and when I open up the application there is no bar at the top that says things like "file, edit, object, view, window, help"!!!This is a hug problem that needs fixing immediately

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                                  1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Thanks for reaching out to us! Our design for Windows 10 follows UWP design guidelines, which removes the top menu bar. All of the file commands that you’re used to are underneath the burger menu in the upper left-hand corner. All of the object commands, however, are in the context menu, which you can find by right clicking on an object or group.

                                  Hope that helps!

                                  Elaine

                                • Make your UX designers use XD and ONLY XD for everything they do.

                                  Your tool is lacking in such basic and critical functionality that it is nearly unusable for a professional to use in a real work environment, with deadlines, quality of deliverables, asset hand off, etc that these basic enhancements would easily be addressed if you had the right group prioritizing the backlog.

                                  That means UX DESIGNERS, not product owners, should own this backlog.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                    Thanks for your feedback. Our product designers use XD every day, and we design XD using XD. We also work very closely with a huge number of designers who all tell us what to do. (And yes, we have designers as product owners.)

                                    -Elaine

                                  • I can't delete a color after adding

                                    After add a color, I can't delete it. I have tried the right mouse button and remove, for example (just tried as a option).
                                    I have added a wrong color on my color palette and I want to delete it. How I can do that?!
                                    Thank you

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                                      3 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Email PDF of receipt of my Adobe subscription

                                      As a corporate user of the Adobe Creative Cloud, I expense the monthly charge to my company. When dealing with the Adobe system, the user has to log in to get a PDF receipt of the monthly charges. The system should be configured to allow the user to select one of two options: 1) email a receipt to the email address on file 2) email a notification that the receipt is available (with a link to the pdf after login).

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                                        1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                        Thanks for reaching out to us! Unfortunately, as a product team, we don’t control this part of the subscription process. I have, however, submitted your request through the employee requests portal on your behalf so that the team in charge of that part of the product will see it.

                                        I’m closing this request as “not a feature request,” as it’s not an XD-specific feature request.

                                        -Elaine

                                      • Edit posts

                                        Would be nice if I could edit my post in this forum instead of having to delete it and post it all over again, for instance if I forgot to attach an image or similar.

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                                          1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                          This is not a feature request, as it is a request about UserVoice and not about XD. That being said, you can edit your posts if you are logged into the UserVoice system, with your own username and password.

                                          Hope that helps!

                                          Elaine

                                        • Ability to vote on comments in this website

                                          Not sure where to post this idea, because it's more about this feedback website than about Xd itself. I wish we could vote on people's comments, not just on the idea itself. Sometimes the best ideas are buried within the comments, and I fear that they're getting lost.

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                                            0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                            Thanks for your suggestion! You should definitely suggest this to the UserVoice team at www.uservoice.com. I’ll also pass this along to UserVoice the next time I talk to them. In the meantime, I’m marking this is not a feature request with us because it’s not specifically about XD. Thanks!

                                            Elaine

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