Sketch 3.0.0

What's new in version 3.0

  • Symbols, for reusing elements in your design
  • Text Styles and Layer Styles, redesigned and unified for a better experience
  • Redesigned Inspector, giving you quicker access to everything
  • Automatic Slices, export layers directly, without needing to set up manual slices
  • Export multiple resolutions from a single slice, at any scale
  • Improved PDF, EPS and SVG importing and exporting
  • Significant speed improvements
  • Presentation Mode, go full screen and hide all controls, perfect for showing off designs
  • Improved Bitmap editing with Magic Wand, Crop, Invert and Vectorize tools
  • Adds multiple updated Noise patterns
  • Improves the speed of Radial gradients
  • Updated Toolbar icons
  • Updated application Icon
  • Immediate grid previews in the grid sheet
  • Faster access to fills, borders and more in the new popovers
  • Vectorize stroke improvements
  • You’re no longer limited to 4 fills
  • Speed improvements in using the grid tool
  • New grid feature: create grid from one selected object
  • Improves color accuracy of images and text layers
  • Grab and drag Artboards around by their name
  • Improved plugins support
  • Adds a contextual menu for seeing which layers are under the mouse
  • Rounding specific corners on shapes has been made easier
  • Improved gradient editing
  • Improved Transform tool
  • Adds the ability to quickly collapse all groups
  • Flatten selected layers into a bitmap
  • Adds the ability to hide the artboard shadow
  • You can now drag a layer from the layer list directly out of Sketch to quickly export it
  • Improved CSS attributes exporting
  • Faster font previews in the text inspector
  • Filter between Slices and Layers in the Layer Tree
  • Improved Artboard tool with new Presets and organisation
  • Now easier to Flip layers vertically and horizontally
  • Ability to add Noise as a seperate Fill type
  • Text tool now supports bullet points
  • Refined Menu layout
  • Your document’s most popular colors automatically generated
  • Can specify background color for Artboards
  • Can apply a background color to slices
  • Adds a welcome document for instructing first-time users
  • Redesigned website and support section
  • Smarter naming of duplicated layers
  • Fixes a bug where duplicated layers could end up in seemingly random locations
  • Improves document saving by no longer storing quick look previews in the bundle
  • Easier to change between RGB and HSB values
  • We can now scrub the labels below text fields to quickly adjust their value
  • Adds iOS Icon and Interface design templates with all standard UI elements as symbols
  • Improves Undo coalescing
  • Improves printing support
  • Improved PDF-book exporting
  • Fixes a redrawing bug when moving text layer with small line heights around
  • Fixes a bug where rotation would go in the wrong directly
  • Fixes a bug where text could get mysteriously intented
  • Fixes a bug where hiding the inspector and layer list could hide content on the canvas
  • Fixes a bug where the inspector content would mysteriously disappear
  • Switching between open applications with the eyedropper tool
  • Fixes a bug in using nine-slice resizable bitmap images
  • Adds a Web design template with forms, buttons and more
  • Ability to organize Symbols, Layer and Text styles
  • Can edit and preview gradients in the Fill popover
  • Can now flip gradients in 90º increments
  • Adds Paste-in-place
  • Better layer search field
  • Instant access to font-selector (command+T)
  • Temporary zoom outto 100% when pressing §
  • Use Tab / Shift+Tab to switch between vector-edit points
  • Automatically lock ratio when shift+insert a shape
  • 1-9 to change opacity on fills and borders (when popover is open)
  • Alt+Tab to instantly focus on first field in inspector (for selection)
  • Improvements when pasting text from outside Sketch
  • Auto focus on shadow / inner-shadow fields when adding them
  • Smart guides now also measure distances from locked layers
  • Apply last-used offset when duplicating (if any)
  • Improvements and fixes in scripting
  • Click on artboard group to instantly create artboards for each size
  • Shortcut key for artboard and slice
  • Escape to clear search results
  • Gradient borders
  • Fixes and better accuracy for .eps importing
  • Option to fill up shapes with subpaths (non-zero, even-add)
  • Easily change font-size using font-size handler
  • Export based on pixel size or h e.g 1024w or 640h
  • Easily limit span of gradients