How to create new artboards in Adobe XD

Want to create a new artboard in XD?

Creating new artboard in your XD project is how you expand your UI design to more screens. You may even find that on larger design projects you will need over 100 separate app or web screen layouts!

I’ll show you in this quickly tutorial how to create a new artboard in Adobe XD.

Here are the steps:

Option 1

  1. Open your Adobe XD project
  2. Select the Artboard Tool (A)
  3. In the canvas area, click-and-drag to draw a new artboard
  4. Alternately, you can click once anywhere in the canvas area to create a new artboard at the preset artboard size

Option 2

  1. Open your Adobe XD project
  2. Hovering over the artboard you want to duplicate, right-click and select “Copy
  3. Right-click over the main canvas area, and select “Paste
  4. To speed up the process, simply select your first artboard and use keyboard shortcuts Command C & Command V (Control C & Control V on PC)