This article proposes a helpful workflow for updating an existing (either in-progress or pre-libraries) project to take advantage of Sketch libraries. It involves a careful sequence of steps and relies on the plugins Library Symbol Replacer and Automate Sketch.

So, you heard about Sketch Libraries, and thought “Wow, this is exactly what I need!”

Just one problem: You’re currently in the middle of a huge project. Dozens or hundreds of artboards. So many local symbols you’ve lost count…

update symbols to library example