Adobe XD: Feature Requests

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  1. Copy vector art from Illustrator

    I can't find this exact feature request so I thought I would request it here. Is it possible to build XD so that any Adobe Illustrator artwork can be pasted into it?

    Photoshop has this ability so I'm continuing to use Photoshop for app design, however, Sketch has some nice features over Photoshop but it's inability to accept even the most simple compound shapes from Illustrator make it virtually unusable for serious design. If preventing users from switching permanently to Sketch is on Adobe's radar, I think y'all should get Illustrator objects compatibility going. It'll be the clincher to ensure…

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      9 comments  ·  06 : Integration with other tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Hi, all-

      I’m trying to consolidate a number of the Illustrator issues into one list to work against, as the various requests seem to be all over the forum. I’ve started with James’ specific list below, and would like to hear back as to what other specific features are not importing correctly from Illustrator 2017.

      • Pixel dimensions not aligning
      • Support for dotted lines
      • Support for rounded stroke
      • Text is broken up into individual lines

      Are there additional things you’ve hit that you’d like us to address?

      -Elaine

    • slack integration

      For my team, this would be much better than just a dedicated in-tool comment system for getting feedback as this would make my prototypes more accessible to the whole team and company without the need for me to specifically send the link to select individuals.

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        11 comments  ·  06 : Integration with other tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Wacom Tablet issues on Mac

        It is very easy to navigate the Xd interface with a magic mouse or touch pad however when I am working with my Wacom (which is often) I loose some of the functionality such as zooming and being able to move around the interface with a 'hand' tool option 'H' like in Illustrator and Photoshop. If one of the artboard falls off the screen/interface, I am unable to simply drag the view to accomodate the artboard. If I am using the Wacom I have to go to the magnification setting in the upper left hand of the interface which is…

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          6 comments  ·  06 : Integration with other tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Please note that the Wacom tablet on Windows only is considered a pen experience, which is not yet supported on the canvas. You should be able to select the tools along the side and interact with XD in the property inspector. We’re working on that particular experience.

          However, I’d like to keep this open to be able to talk about what specific issues Mac users are experiencing. Please do add these in the comments!

          Thanks,

          -Elaine

        • file preview thumbnails in Bridge

          Can we please get a preview of .xd files in Bridge? Right now it's just the XD logo.

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            3 comments  ·  06 : Integration with other tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Clipboard Integration with PS + AI for Vector and Transparent PNG

            Pls add clipboard integration for Vector Shapes from AI and Photoshop as well as transparent bitmap layers from PS.

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            • Zeplin Integration. Show/Hide Grid

              Will be great to see such a thing. It will be very helpful and save a lot of time.

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              • Support for Invision Inspect Mode

                I would like to be able to export files from XD to Invision use Invision's 'Inspect Mode' to view object attributes, css snippets etc, which would aid in front-end development immensely. Thanks.

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                  2 comments  ·  06 : Integration with other tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Can't copy group of object from AI to XD

                  I'm using newest version of XD, and have problem that can't copy group of object from AI to XD, it still work if I copy each single object, the prev version don't have this problem, thank you!

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                    3 comments  ·  06 : Integration with other tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Dynamic content hosted outside of XD

                    It would be awesome if we could ensure design files and copy docs were in sync as copy changes are made. What if there was a google sheet that could serve as the copy source of truth and any changes were synchronized. Or you could make copy changes in XD as you lay things out and synch those changes with a copy file of some kind. https://www.contentsync.io/ and https://kopie.io/ are two tools that are thinking about this problem in different ways. Maybe there is room in XD for something like this?

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