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We refreshed Figma's UI
Some of you may already got a sneak peak at this, but we're excited to launch this for everyone today! Make sure you refresh your documents to see the new UI if you're not already seeing it. @rsms wrote a great post take takes a deep dive into the process for those interested to…
Need quick feedback on a potential Figma change
Currently, when you draw a frame inside another frame, it has a white background. We want to change it so that it has no background instead. Would this be a problem for anyone's workflow? People use Figma in different ways, so I thought I'd ask. Thanks!
New Alternative Figma Mac App: Dark Mode + More!
I’ll be using Figma at work and I’ve been dreading it... I know many designers also consider the vanilla Figma a lesser experience than competing native apps. I hope sharing this will make you give it another shot! And yes, even those loading placeholders for the plug-in page…
What happened to the instance selector? Dropdowns are huuuuge and unsorted
So I updated Figma this morning. Before the update, when I wanted to change an instance, I got a small nice dropdown where I could see components sorted by page in the current file, and a separate section for my UI kit components. When going to the UI kit, it was a neat small…
How to copy a component instance without it transforming into a group?
Hello, (I'm usually working with Sketch but exploring if Figma could be a good fit) If I copy one component instance (Via Keyboard Cmd+C) and paste it in another frame (Via Keyboard Cmd+P) it transform …
New Assets panel: How does it work?
It's nice that the Assets panel doesn't have one-size-fits-all thumbnails/labels anymore, but I'm having a hard time figuring out why it treats certain things the way it does. Why are some things big squares with labels shown on the bottom (truncated, boo) on hover? Why are…