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Mike Brits
Posted Sep 21 - Read on Facebook

Hey Framers,
I've got an idea I'd like to try out, just looking for the best way to do it. Is there a way to embed custom metadata into a layer in Sketch, and retrieve it in Framer?
In Sketch, I have figured out that I can set userInfo on a layer (standard Javascript object key value pairs) but it doesn't look like that gets kept on a Framer import.
Is there a good way to save custom data in Sketch that can be accessed in Framer? Maybe alongside the opacity in metadata? Google is not as helpful as I thought it would be.
Thanks!

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Koen Bok

I know that the Sketch guys are working on a way to expose metadata in the form of key: value on objects. It would be very easy for us to add that to imported layers.

Until then, it's hackery based on layer names :-/ Or you could build a Sketch plugin to set the info yourself.

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