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The Inspector

In the Inspector, you’ll find settings for any layers you’ve selected, or controls for the tool you’re using. The Inspector hides and shows these controls and settings based on what you have selected or what you’re doing.

An annotated image showing the different parts of the Inspector.
  1. Alignment Options. These become active when you select two or more layers. Read more about aligning layers.
  2. Layer Properties. These controls let you change the position, size and rotation of layers, as well as flip them.
  3. Radius. You can choose to round or smooth corners in rectangles or squares. Read more about Editing Radius.
  4. Resizing Constraints. You’ll see these controls if you’ve selected a layer within a group or Artboard Artboard. Read more about Resizing Constraints.
  5. Prototyping. These controls allow you to add target Artboards Artboard in your Prototypes, animate your interactions and fix a layer’s position when scrolling.
  6. Appearance. You can use the Appearence controls to create, update, or detach your Layer Styles Layer Styles. Read more about Layer Styles.
  7. Styling. The Styling tools let you control how your layers look. To add a new Style, click the add button next to the section title for the style you want to use. When you’ve added styles, you can hide them by deselecting the checkbox next to them. To remove a style altogether, deselect its checkbox and click the trash icon that appears. Read more about Styling.
  8. Exporting. Read more about Exporting.
Last updated on 05 May 2021

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