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How to transfer master component to new document in XD?

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Jan 02, 2020

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Is it possible to create a component in one document (making it the master), copy and paste it into a new document, and turn it into a master component in that new document?

 

Right now, it appears my only option is to have it linked (via copy + paste), unlink it and then turn it into a new component which wipes out any states I had created (very frustrating)

 

I believe this would be a highly valuable feature.

 

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How to transfer master component to new document in XD?

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Is it possible to create a component in one document (making it the master), copy and paste it into a new document, and turn it into a master component in that new document?

 

Right now, it appears my only option is to have it linked (via copy + paste), unlink it and then turn it into a new component which wipes out any states I had created (very frustrating)

 

I believe this would be a highly valuable feature.

 

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Explorer ,
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Found a work around spurred by this thread 

 

Delete the component in the source document. Click "Update" in the Assets panel on the destination (new document) and select "Make Local Copy"

 

Make Local Copy absolutely should be available even if the component is currently linked.

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Adobe Employee ,
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Hi Tyler,

 

Thank you for reaching out and sharing your feedback. It's nice to hear you're able to work with the workaround solution. Would you mind checking this UserVoice link: https://adobexd.uservoice.com/forums/353007-adobe-xd-feature-requests/suggestions/37944646-relocatin... & see if this is the same functionality you're looking for? If yes, please submit your feedback & upvote the request to add your voice.

 

Thanks,

Harshika

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