Beta Latest version: 46 (44404) - Released
20 July, 2017
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New in Sketch 46 Private Sharing You can now invite people to view your documents shared via Sketch Cloud. Enhancements Fix Width and Fix Height resizing options can now be toggled by clicking on their labels Our online documentation can now be searched within Sketch via the Help menu Improved speed of installing plugin updates Sketch now informs you if the plugin you’re attempting to install is incompatible When measuring the distance between text layers, holding the Control key now measures the distance from the baseline and cap height, rather than the bounding box of the layer Improved appearance of Text Styles with large paragraph spacing in the Insert › Styled Text menu “Resize to Fit” has returned to be shown in the main Artboard Inspector Text layers can now be aligned vertically within their adjustable bounding box Added option to export selected layers (Command+E) via the Share menu Added keyboard shortcuts for Sync Shared Style ( Control- S) and Reset Shared Style ( Option- Control- S) menu options Improved behavior when opening older files with missing fonts Pixel Fitting preferences have been simplified and reduced to just a single option Bug Fixes
Fixed a bug where inserting a duplicated layer into a group wouldn’t update the group bounds Fixed a bug which was breaking symlinks (aliases) in some plugin framework bundles Fixed a bug where switching to a different tool from Pencil drawing wouldn’t render the whole layer frame Fixed a bug where updating plugins nested in folders within the Plugins Folder would move them from their original location Fixed a bug where a layer with two Image Fills within a Symbol would override the wrong image Fixed a bug where the Insert Symbol preview in the menu and on the mouse cursor wouldn’t match the dimensions of the symbol Fixed a rare crash that could occur when exiting the text editor by selecting a different layer in the Layer List Fixed a bug where tapping Run on the Custom Script dialog via the Touch Bar would close the dialog instead of running the script Fixed a bug where rounded corners could go the wrong way in extreme situations Fixed a bug where the “Set to Original Dimensions” option wouldn’t be disabled when the selected image was already at its original size Fixed a bug where the name and weight of missing fonts in Shared Text Style menus would not be shown Fixed a bug with resizing controls, where top-aligned layers could be moved unexpectedly when resizing their parent Artboard Fixed a bug where fills applied within the bitmap editor would ignore the opacity of the selected color Fixed a bug where “Resize to Fit” wouldn’t always accurately fit Artboards around Center borders Fixed a bug where you would be informed of incompatible plugins being disabled, even if they were already disabled Fixed a bug where shapes trailing text layers in Symbols wouldn’t properly move to make room for text overrides Fixed a bug where aligning layers within a group wouldn’t re-adjust the size of the group Fixed a rare crash that could occur when hovering over certain layers in the Layer List