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Symbol Insert

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A simple plugin to insert your Sketch symbols

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  • Download the latest release of the plugin
  • Un-zip
  • Double-click on symbol-insert.sketchplugin


  • Handles symbols from shared libraries and local symbols
  • Allows you to easily place the symbol with your mouse when inserting
  • Partial text filter is supported so that when a symbol is called "1 Component/Button/1 Primary/1 Idle" it can be found by typing "b p idl"


  • Open through the plugin menu Plugins -> Symbol Insert
  • Shortcut key: ctrl+cmd+i

Symbol Insert example screenshot

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