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4.5 Scroll areas

Let’s make our prototypes move in any direction — great when desigining rows or interactive maps. In this lesson, you’ll learn how to set up scroll areas and adjust them right on the Canvas.

Key learnings

  • You can choose between horizontal, vertical, or multidirectional scroll areas.

  • Select the layers you want in your scroll area, head to the Prototype tab and click Make Scrollable. Then, choose the direction that works for you.

  • Click and drag on the handles to adjust your scrolling area’s visible area.

Lesson files

  • How do you duplicate a document?

    To duplicate a document to your Workspace, click on Three dots in the top bar and choose Duplicate to My Drafts. Have fun!


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Joseph brings over a decade of product, design, and education experience at companies like Sketch or InVision.

While designing in-flight entertainment software at Fuse IFX, he migrated his team to Sketch – a tool that would go on to change the way he works. Eventually, he founded as a side project to share his knowledge and passion for the tool.