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Can You Edit a Component in Figma?

Last updated on September 28, 2022 @ 11:34 pm

There’s no doubt that Figma is a powerful design tool. But one of the things that makes it so powerful is its flexibility. You can use Figma to create high-fidelity prototypes, detailed wireframes, or even production-ready designs.

One of the most powerful features of Figma is its ability to edit components. Components are reusable elements that you can use in multiple places in your design. By editing a component, you can make changes that will be reflected in all the places where that component is used.

PRO TIP: Warning: Editing a component in Figma can be tricky and may result in unwanted changes to your design. Be sure to backup your design before editing a component.

This is a great way to make global changes to your design without having to individually edit each instance of the element. For example, if you wanted to change the color of a button throughout your design, you could simply edit the component and all the buttons would update automatically.

Editing components is easy to do in Figma. Simply select the component you want to edit and make your changes in the properties panel on the right. Your changes will be applied immediately and will be reflected in all instances of the component.

So if you’re looking for a flexible and powerful design tool that gives you the ability to make global changes easily, then Figma is a great choice for you.

Kathy McFarland

Kathy McFarland

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