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Hi, I'm having a problem with the preview mode of Adobe XD:
- I have made a project in XD, with linked photoshop files.
- The size of my artboards are 1920 x 1324 px.
While making the project, everything works fine and all my files are shown as they should be.
But when I click the preview icon (in XD itself) of when I generate a link to share and open this in my browser (I already tried Chrome, Firefox, Opera as browsers), all I see is a black screen with a thin colourfull line in the middle (see picture below). I'm assuming the line in the middle is my image, just very squished together.
Is there anything I can do about this (I need this size of the artboards, can't make them smaller), or is this a bug in XD? (I've read somewhere that some sizes for artboards give problems in the previews?)
Thanks for reaching out and sorry to hear that you're having trouble in desktop and web preview in XD. I'd request if you can share a few more details like:
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I have solved the problem by creating a new project (1920 x 1324 px size artboards) and pasting the content of the other project in the new one. I had done this before and it didn't work, but now for some reason it does work.
So the actual size of the artboards is not the problem, but maybe the workflow exposed some kind of bug. I made the old project with artboards 1920 x 1080px and once all the content (photoshop files) was placed, I changed the size to 1920 x 1324 px and then the preview stopped working. I tried to recreate it with that workflow, but now I don't have a problem with it.
So sorry for bothering you, I guess it was just a strange coincidence of circumstances / workflow in that one project.
Thank you for confirming and happy to hear your Issue got resolved.
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Though this issue appears to have been already answered and solved, i just wanted to point out an alternative solution as i too faced this error of preview not not showing. after thorough checking of what went wrong on my project i found out that the view point was set to 1 (probably i mistakenly did that or not am not sure).. i then increased the view point to 1000 or more as seen in the screenshot and that solved the problem for me. i hope this was helpful