Tuesday, May 10, 2022

✨ Config 2022 launches

 We launched 15 new features at our annual conference! Check out the full list below:

  • Dark mode: Design in comfort and reduce eye fatigue with dark mode on desktop and web.
  • Auto layoutCreate fully responsive designs with new layout options, a redesigned properties panel, and on-canvas controls.
  • Component properties: Use component properties to add text, boolean, and instance overrides to reduce manual variant creation
  • Spring animationsCreate more natural and fluid transition animations when prototyping.
  • FigJam widgets: We now have more FigJam widgets, including ones integrated with Jira, Asana, and Github
  • Variable fontsBroaden the possibilities of your designs and typography with a wide range of font styles and features.
  • Spotlight: Select to spotlight yourself so that others can follow you in Figma and FigJam files.
  • Individual strokes: Use partial borders to create more customized tables, headers, and more.
  • Review states for branching: Approve updates, share contextual design feedback, and request changes through branching and without leaving Figma
  • International keyboards (beta): German, French, and Japanese keyboard shortcuts have been remapped for easier access
  • Updated outlines: Showing outlines now reveals hidden objects, bounding boxes, and let's you select nodes from behind
  • Password-protected links: Share files and prototypes publicly with more control
  • Favoriting files: Use favorites to access your most relevant and important files faster
  • Desktop tab updates: Recover, pin, and drag tabs on desktop to customize your workspace
  • Widget Code Generator: Create widgets more easily using our new plugin that translates Figma designs into working widget code

Learn more about Config 2022.