Break apart symbol


Today my only feature request would be the possibility to break apart a symbol to re-use the assets in place as elements…


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Bonjour and thanks for the feedback! There’s a surprising amount of complexity in decomposing symbols back to their parent (aside from undo operations), and I’m not sure we could ever do a great job for this feature unfortunately. Symbols having their own timelines raise plenty of questions on what expected behavior would be for their animations, especially on different timelines - should they be merged or joined? I’m not sure there’s a great answer.

The best workaround right now is to enter a symbol, copy the elements, and then paste with animations onto the parent.