Responsive Design

Adobe XD’s responsive resize constrainits make it easier to design for multiple screen sizes. With Anima, you can create fully responsive designs that can be resized both in the browser preview and in the code.

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How Does it Work?

An element’s responsive constraints are set in relation to its nearest parents. A parent can be an artboard, a group, or a component/symbol.


Responsive Resize Settings

Learn about Adobe XD’ Responsive Resize

Responsive Resize inside Groups and Components

As mentioned, the responsive settings apply in relation to the element’s closest parent. This means that if the elements are inside a Group or a Component, these too need to have responsive settings applied to them.

For example:
Inside this Navigation group (Parent), we want the:

We can achieve this by adding the following resize constraints:

Resize Settings example

Constraints + Breakpoints

If you have more than one screen size, connecting them with Breakpoints and adding Responsive Resize is a very powerful combo! They will create a very smooth transition between all your screen sizes. Try it out!

XD Design with Breakpoints

Learn how to create Breakpoints with Anima for Adobe XD.

Preview it!

Click “Preview in Browser” in the Anima plugin to see it come to life!

Responsive Cover

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