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  1. Fixed elements in scrolling artboards (header, nav bar, etc.)

    Since you already started with scrollable area inside artboard, it would be awesome if we could define sticky header. For example, one page website has a lot of content, but I want to create sticky header so when I scroll down, it stays at the top. Maybe you could add the option so we can define the group and assign the sticky header option to it. That way on any artboard we can just assign that option to it and that's it.

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      feature-in-the-backlog  ·  423 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        feature-in-the-backlog  ·  185 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 2,156 votes
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          244 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          We’ve tried to keep it under wraps, but we’re currently working on the early steps of getting this feature working. Please be patient with us and be on the lookout for some upcoming research opportunities!

          Thanks,

          -Elaine

        • 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.

          2,101 votes
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            feature-started  ·  141 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • 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

            1,801 votes
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              feature-in-the-backlog  ·  148 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Generate specs / measurements / style guide for developers

              What definitely needed in the Design community is to ease the design-development delivery-review phase. To unload both of the sides.

              A lot of different platforms, tools, plugins were meant to do that and none of them is fully unloading and simplifying that process.

              PNG Express, Specking, Avocode, Markly, Zeplin, Craft, Marketch etc...

              I believe there is a need in having some specifications delivery service, styleguide generating service.

              Specs:
              + Measuring distance from text line height (because that's how developers do), not font size.
              + Ability to adjust the UI on the go with automatic sepcs changing
              + Ability to select…

              1,571 votes
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                223 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                We’ve started development on this feature set. However, it’s a huge undertaking, so we’re expecting it’ll take a little time to get into your hands! Stay tuned for more on this!

                -Elaine

              • 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.

                1,482 votes
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                  feature-in-the-backlog  ·  93 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Artboard Overlays (sidebar / menu / popup) in interactive prototypes

                  Hi there, currently the only interaction is a page switch with some easing functions, but when you click a button, it would be nice that you van select a artboard that you can use as a "overlay" over another artboard. So that way you can create lightboxes in your protytype.

                  1,194 votes
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                    feature-started  ·  92 comments  ·  02 : Prototype 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.

                    1,036 votes
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                      feature-in-the-backlog  ·  83 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                        feature-in-the-backlog  ·  162 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Import Photoshop / PSD

                        Import Photoshop file with options to select layers and/or artboards.

                        This would increase ease of use and workflow, so a user is not always switching between apps. Import options for layers, artboards, or even layer comps, would also cut down a lot of rework.

                        939 votes
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                        • Underline text

                          You can easily make text bold or italic in XD, but not underlined. There should be an Underline style or toggle button for creating designs with links, etc.

                          844 votes
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                            feature-started  ·  74 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

                            825 votes
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                              feature-under-review  ·  86 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

                              804 votes
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                                feature-started  ·  41 comments  ·  01 : Design mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Export overview of all artboards: showing interaction flows, annotations, specifications

                                I would like to share my full document to my team in order to communicate all specifications I added. This would help them giving a bit more context to the prototype and also be able to see all the different states of a pattern to build.
                                Maybe save as a PDF file or also online?

                                731 votes
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                                  feature-under-review  ·  113 comments  ·  03 : Sharing on the web  ·  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.

                                  705 votes
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                                    feature-under-review  ·  80 comments  ·  02 : Prototype mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Export Measurements for Developers

                                    Now that Adobe XD allows designers to measure all their elements. There's still the problem of having to deliver the design to the developers. They always require a spec sheet with the measurements. They don't want to download Adobe XD because they think it's hard to use, and would rather have a PDF opened instead.

                                    It would be great to have a feature where I can have the measurements present itself on the page when I export to PDF, instead of having to manually type in the measurements as well as drawing the lines between the elements of my app…

                                    691 votes
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                                      feature-under-review  ·  38 comments  ·  04 : Asset exporting  ·  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.

                                      604 votes
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                                        66 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

                                      • Import Illustrator / AI

                                        Import Illustrator file with options to select layers and/or artboards.

                                        This would increase ease of use and workflow, so a user is not always switching between apps.

                                        573 votes
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                                        • 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.

                                          566 votes
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                                            feature-needs-more-info  ·  83 comments  ·  04 : Asset exporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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