J A S O N@jscottpearson
Insert Instance at Origin
Hello, I would like to insert an instance of one of my master components at the origin (x=0, y=0) of a frame. Is there an easy way to insert this instance at the origin in one step? That is, without dragging the instance into the frame and then repositioning it at the origin…
Autolayout bar navigation underline
👋 Hello everyone, I'm trying to create a horizontal navigation bar where the active text is underlined. The issue is: I want the underline to have the same length as the text above it and I have no clue how to do that. It sounds like such a trivial question, but I can't seem to…
Label + input box component
We want a component for a label+ input box, with the label positioned on top of the input box. For each instance, we want to be able to resize the input box while maintaining the position of the label on top. We've tried different combinations of settings, with and without auto…
New to Figma
I've never used design software and am struggling to learn how to work with Figma. Typically I learn well in a "class" that incorporates instruction or textbook studying with workbook type work. I need to read the concept, watch an example, then do it myself (more than a few…
How to adjust XY position by decimal number?
Sketch command is simple: Hold down Option/Alt command, while using keyboard's arrows to move the position by decimal number. What is the equivalent shortcut in Figma? Note to Figma: This is the most basic feature that is needed throughout the entire design profession.
How to disable auto resize cursor?
Really annoying that every time I want to select the frame, resize cursor pops up intrusively without my request. This is distracting the workflow and brings too much risk on sharing a design system. Our junior designers end up resizing by 1px elements by mistake, without notice…
How to move selected vector point freely?
Figma forces the position of a selected vector point to round number or .5. It is incredibly frustrating. Why even allowing me to select/move a vector point if I can't move it exactly where I want it to be? On the other hand, the K command that we use primarily to scale pixel…