How to duplicate an object in Adobe XD

Want to duplicate an object in Adobe XD?

Duplicating objects inside your XD project will happen a lot. Whether you’re copying buttons from one artboard to another, or duplicating a repeating element of your design, the process is super simple.

Here are the steps:

Duplicate objects by dragging:

  1. Open your Adobe XD project
  2. Select one or more objects
  3. Alt‑drag (Windows) or Option‑drag (Mac OS) the selected layer to a new location

Duplicate objects by using the Layers panel:

  1. Open the top menu, choose View > Layers the Layers panel
  2. Hover over the layer(s) you want to duplicate in the Layers panel (left side)
  3. Right-click, and choose “Duplicate” from the drop-down menu