Rename Artboards based on their X and Y locations in Sketch
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Rename Artboards for Sketch.

Rename Artboards based on their X and Y locations in Sketch

I kept going mental when renaming artboards to be clean and understandable for exports in Zeplin, Jira or Dropbox. And I wanted to impress the next designer to open document with my 'dedication to neatly renaming artboards skills'. My Sketch pages are named like for function groups like A - Homepage, story numbers ABC-1234 or Archived.

This plugin does this

  • Add a prefix to the arboard name. The plugin keeps everything before the first space in the page name. So the prefix will be something like this A, ABC-1234 or Archived.
  • Automatically number them. Row 0 artboard 0, Row 0 Artboard 1. Etc etc.
  • Re-arrange their list order in Sketch.
  • Remove the 'Copy 19' tags. (other plugins do this but now I can delete those or skip a shortcut)
  • Maintain the original artboard name.

I didn't need this / stuff this plugin does NOT do.

  • Find and replace stuff for layer names.
  • Re-positions the artboards in a neet way. Use this Artboard Manager

So if you actually read all that. You noticed that this plugin was build for a specific group of people. Those who use Artboard Manager and also like structure in their page names.



Download the zip

  1. Download and open
  2. Double click on the plugin and open up Sketch.

How to Use

Select Plugins ▸ Rename Artboards in the Sketch menu bar or use the keyboard shortcuts.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Shortcut Action
CTRL + ALT + + COMMAND + P Renames all artboards on the currently active page.

Version history

  • 0.1 Added first version of the plugin