XD brings in Sketch elements and effects that can be mapped to XD’s functionality, some layers or effects may not transfer to the XD file.
The XD team continues to work and improve on this feature. Let us know your feedback on UserVoice.
Here is a complete list of supported and unsupported features when you open a Sketch file in XD.
|Features||Supported in XD?||What's missing?|
|Shapes and paths||
|Fills, border, and shadows||Partial support||
The following fills are not supported:
The following shadow types are not supported:
|Blend modes||Partial support||
Supported blend modes:
|Document and global color swatches||Full support|
|Character styles||Full support|
|Masks||Partial support||Alpha masks are not supported.|
|Boolean groups||Partial support||
|Pages||Partial support||Sketch files with multiple pages or components open in XD with visual separators for each of these areas on the XD design canvas.|
|Partial support||The following text features are not supported:
Multi-line text areas are clipped after the first line.
|Sketch native wires||Full support|
|Grids||Partial support||Only Layout Grids are imported.
|Document color management