Thursday, October 22, 2020

📨 Improved upgrade requests and more

  • Improved upgrade requests for viewer-restricted users in Orgs
    • Users can now specify which admin receives their request
    • Users can include a note explaining why they’re requesting an upgrade

  • Admins of Professional teams will now get a heads-up email for new editors
    • At the end of the month, we’ll notify Pro team admins about new editors
    • Admins will have three days to downgrade any editors if necessary and won’t be charged 

Thursday, October 15, 2020

📋 Desktop app: Better Copy As PNG

  • Copy As PNG now has a keyboard shortcut (⌘⇧C or Ctrl+Shift+C)
  • Copy As PNG now defaults to 2x so that frames pasted into Slack or other apps look better. You can control the PNG copy multiplier by adding an export setting (the largest multiplier will be used), or by copying when in Pixel Preview mode (the pixel preview setting will be used).

Thursday, October 8, 2020

🎨 Color Picker Update

  • You can now type CSS color names into the color picker.

Thursday, October 1, 2020

💾 New Offline Autosave and 🗂 Improved Reordering in the Properties Panel

  • Figma now won’t lose offline changes you make even if you close your browser or your computer crashes. You can learn more about how Autosave works here.
  • When more than one fill, stroke, or effect is applied to an element you’ll now see a draggable icon on hover, making it easier to reorder things.

  • Improvements
    • When changing font family, we now take font stretch in consideration in addition to font weight when inferring the new font style.
    • In Orgs, team owners and admins can now restore deleted teams within a 28 day window.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

✨ 2 New Integrations

We launched two new integrations to make it easier to bring Figma into different stages of your product development process.

  • GitLab: keep your designs up-to-date in GitLab issues
  • Maker: convert Figma designs into web pages and make live edits
  • Learn more about some recently-launched integrations to help your product team collaborate in Figma.

🛠 Improvements
  • Instance swap search now also searches folder names.

🐞 Bug Fixes
  • We fixed a rare issue in which certain library files could not be published successfully.
  • We brought back “reset overrides” when you have sub-layers of an instance selected (sorry!) 

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

🔠 Updated Missing Fonts Dialog

  • We made some changes to the dialog that lets you find and replace missing fonts in a file
    • The UI is clearer now
    • You can click to select all frames using the missing font

Thursday, September 17, 2020

🔄 New Instance Swap Menu and 🔍 Inspect Tab

  • Instance Swap Menu improvements: quickly find the components you’re looking for.
    • Swap components more easily using a new push style menu
    • Switch between Libraries with a drop-down selector
    • Toggle between list and grid view 
    • Preview components with thumbnails
    • Learn more about swapping between component instances

  • The Code panel is now the Inspect Tab: copy, code, and go! Jump into a file and get all the additional implementation details you need on Variants, Colors, Shadows, Properties, Content, Typography, and Borders. Learn more about the Inspect Tab.