Duplicate a File

Who can use this feature?

✅Users on any Figma Plan
✅Anyone can Duplicate Files in their Drafts
Viewers, Editors and Admins can duplicate Files in a Team
Viewers won't be able to duplicate a File if Allow Viewers to copy and share is disabled

Duplicating a File will create a fresh copy of that File. This won't include any of the following from the original File:

  • Version History
  • Comments
  • Collaborators and Permissions

You can duplicate a File from anywhere in the File Browser. We will add a duplicate of the File to the File's current location. This applies to Files in your Drafts or within a Project in a Team.

We'll add a Copy of prefix to the File name, so you can distinguish between the original and the duplicate.

I want to:

Want to duplicate a File from the Community? Check out our Browse and Duplicate Community Files article.

Duplicate a File

  1. Right-click on the File to open the File menu.
  2. Select Duplicate from the options.

Tip! You can also duplicate a File by adding /duplicate to the end of the File URL. This will only work with the original File URL.

If you have layers selected, you will need to remove the node string from the URL first e.g. ?node-id=21%3A0

Duplicate a Deleted File

You can duplicate a File in your Deleted Files. We will add this duplicate to your Drafts folder.

  1. Open your Drafts in the File Browser.
  2. Navigate to the Deleted Files tab.
  3. Right-click on the File to open the File menu.
  4. Select Duplicate to Drafts to create a copy of the File in your Drafts. We treat this as a new File with no Permissions, Comments or Version History.
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