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Where can I download the app?

Mac
Windows 32bit
Windows 64bit

How can I install Sketch plugin?

Normally when you launch Zeplin, Sketch plugin should be installed automatically. But if you are having issues, download the plugin file and just double click. Now you should be able to see “Zeplin” under Sketch’s “Plugins” menu.

“⌘+E” shortcut in Sketch doesn’t work!

  1. Make sure that you have Zeplin plugin in Sketch’s “Plugins” menu. If not, learn how to install the plugin
  2. If you already have Zeplin plugin in Sketch, it can be conflicted with another plugin. You can export your artboards manually from the plugin menu:
    Go to Sketch menu > Plugins > Zeplin > Export current artboard

How can I install Photoshop plugin?

Normally when you launch Zeplin, the plugin should be installed automatically. But if you are having issues please make sure that you have the latest Photoshop CC 2015 version. Two pieces need to be installed, a plugin and a panel.

The plugin:

  1. Download the plugin from here.
  2. Unzip it and copy the folder called “io.zeplin.photoshop-plugin”.
  3. Paste it under “/Applications/Adobe Photoshop CC 2015/Plug-ins/Generator” (or 2015.5/2017) folder.

And finally, the panel:

  1. From the Finder menu, click “Go > Go to Folder…”, type “~/Library/Application Support/Adobe/CEP/extensions”, and click Go.
  2. Download the panel from here.
  3. Unzip it and copy the folder called “io.zeplin.photoshop-panel”.
  4. Paste it to the revealed folder in Finder.

Now when you restart your Photoshop, you’ll see the Zeplin panel in the menu up top: Window > Extensions > Zeplin

How can I install Photoshop plugin?

Normally when you launch Zeplin, the plugin should be installed automatically. But if you are having issues please make sure that you have the latest Photoshop CC 2015 version. Two pieces need to be installed, a plugin and a panel.

The plugin:

  1. Download the plugin from here.
  2. Unzip it and copy the folder called “io.zeplin.photoshop-plugin”.
  3. Paste it under Photoshop’s “Plug-ins\Generator” folder.

And finally, the panel:

  1. Download the panel from here.
  2. Unzip it and copy the folder called “io.zeplin.photoshop-panel”.
  3. Press Win+R, type “%APPDATA%\Adobe\CEP\extensions”, and press enter.
  4. Paste it to the revealed explorer window.

Now when you restart your Photoshop, you’ll see the Zeplin panel in the menu up top: Window > Extensions > Zeplin

How can I set my profile picture in Zeplin?

Zeplin uses Gravatar to fetch your profile picture according to your email address. If you set your profile picture in Gravatar with the email you registered to Zeplin, you should be able see it in the app.

I forgot my password, what should I do?

You can reset your password here.

Where can I transfer my project’s ownership?

You can transfer the ownership of a project by clicking its “Settings” button in the project list.

How can I connect my project to Slack?

  1. Press “Add to Slack” button from the web app, dashboard. Note that only admins & owners can connect it.
    Screenshot of Dashboard with “Add to Slack” button
  2. It’ll redirect you to Slack integration configuration page, choose your team and then channel:
    Screenshot of Slack team selection page Screenshot of Slack channel selection page
  3. You’re all set :)

How do I setup proxy for Photoshop plugin?

Open a text editor and type the following line:


HTTP_PROXY=your proxy address

Save the file, name it "plugin.env" 
and move to "/Applications/Adobe Photoshop CC 2015/Plug-ins/Generator/io.zeplin.photoshop-plugin" (or 2015.5/2017) then restart Photoshop.

Save the file, name it "plugin.env" and move to Photoshop’s “Plug-ins\Generator\io.zeplin.photoshop-plugin” folder, then restart Photoshop.

What’s the difference between organization roles?

Organization members can have three different roles: Admin, Editor and Member.

Admin

AdminAdmin

Owner of the organization is also considered an Admin.

  • Invite and remove members
  • Tag members
  • Edit organization billing information
  • Edit organization name and logo
  • Delete organization (Owner only)

… and all of the below.

Editor

EditorEditor

  • Create, edit and delete projects
  • Change name and density of projects
  • Add projects to Slack
  • Create, edit and delete screens
  • Create, edit and delete colors
  • Create, edit and delete text styles
  • Delete all notes

… and all of the below.

Member

MemberMember

  • Access all organization projects
  • Add notes
  • Edit and remove own notes
  • Invite members to the projects

Aliens, project members who are not members of the organization, can only add notes and invite other Aliens to projects.

Still have questions?

Reach us at support@zeplin.io.