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Using variables in components

Is there any option to use variables in Sketch designs? I would like to have something like $color-primary, $header-height and so on... Changes will be applied on all usages and all variables could be exportable due to SASS/CSS/JSON and so on.

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How can I make a button symbol resize to the left when I edit the text in the…

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Restart Sketch logs me out of Sketch Cloud

Is anyone else having this issue where every time I come to add a doc to cloud I have to visit preferences and stick my credentials in again. Sketch just does not remember my username and password! 😠

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an option/toggle to ignore layer/artboard/symbol path prefix while exporting

In most of my project, I use layer path prefixes for my assets for easier access and switching for Ex: song_player/control/ic_play but, while export I want the sketch to ignore the folder structure in the layer and stick to the structure in the export …

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asset export : how to add both prefix and suffix

in most of my projects, I have to design for both iOS android and my asset folder is a bit of a mess. ideal what I want is iOS image assets should go into iOS/..., iOS/...@2x, …

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Multiple symbols - Identical overrides

Hey folks, I'm making a symbol sticker sheet for my icons. Each icon is already a symbol and already a set color. I am using the color mask override technique and the sizing and overrides are identical across all the icons. My problem is this: I want to show both light and dark…

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Bulk edit color palettes

Hey all, is there a way, either natively or with a plugin, to manually edit either the global or document colors? I have Sketch Palettes to allow me to export or import colors, and I've used "Add selected colors..." to generate my palette from artboard objects but the naming…

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Locked Layers Still Show Up as Overrides?

Anyone seeing symbols with locked layers still end up with overrides when you use them? The "Color" in my screenshot is a locked layer. Not sure why it shows up. Happens in 52.x and 53.x.

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Tab with icons: How do I center-align the icons and labels (with varied text…

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How to move items with an increment

Let's say I have 5 elements of a listing that are placed at y = 0px • A1 (y = 0px) • A2 (y = 0px) …

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