my vector's to image in Figma

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Jul 12, 2021 Jul 12, 2021

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As soon as I copy and paste a vector shape it is automatically converted to an image in figma

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It doesn't work since 25.1. But 25.0 works, how is it done?

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Jul 12, 2021 Jul 12, 2021

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Loïc,

 

You could paste in Figma as vector before AI version 25.1, but since AI version 25.1 you get a raster image instead in Figma.

 

Is that correct?

 

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yes thats true

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Loïc,

 

My guess is that the issue is with Figma, probably lack of compatibility with the latest AI versions.

 

If that is the case, I am afraid the solution is to ask for an update of Figma, over at www.figma.com.

 

 

In the meantime, What happens if you downsave to an earlier AI version than 25.1 and then copy from that?

 

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yes, that's what I did

 

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Loïc,

 

Have you asked for a Figma update over there?

 

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not yet

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I hope you will share your findings, Loïc; whenever there are any.

 

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Please tell us step by step what exactly you are doing and what exactly is happening.

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when I copy and paste from illustrator to figma, it transforms my vectors into images

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And did this ever work as you wanted?

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no! I want to keep the vectors

 

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