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Hi

 

I'm using Affinity Designer to create icons.

 

I a single layer, I have an icon with 7 sizes.

 

My slices names as like this:

 

_16x16

_32x32

_64x64

 

etc.

 

When I'm in the Export Persona, I select "Slices" and clicks "Export slices", then I enter a name like "MyIcon".

 

Is there a way to tell Affinity Designer to merge the exported filename "MyIcon" into the slicename, så the slice names will end up as...

 

MyIcon_16x16

MyIcon_32x32

MyIcon_64x64

 

...?

 

That way I can reuse the layer, change the icons and export it with a new name like "MyNewIcon" and it will automatically export slices as ..

 

MyNewIcon_16x16

MyNewIcon_32x32

MyNewIcon_64x64

 

I would like to call the slice names something like...

 

{filename}_16x16

{filename}_32x32

{filename}_64x64

 

etc.

 

Thanks

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You can customize the slice file output naming in the Export Persona under the top "path components" settings via a combination of text and the available variables. See also this thread where some of these things are discussed inside:

 


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3 hours ago, v_kyr said:

You can customize the slice file output naming in the Export Persona under the top "path components" settings via a combination of text and the available variables. See also this thread where some of these things are discussed inside:

 

 

Thank you for answering my post.

 

Not exactly what I'm looking for.

 

When you click "Export slices" a save-dialog appears ... the name you enter as filename in this dialog, that is the name I want to prefix on all slices.

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1 hour ago, Mojo said:

save-dialog appears

 

Save dialog allows you to define only the disk name. This is necessary, because the file path definition in Export Persona is only relative.


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If the icon is square then the square size variable is adequate.

 

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If you prefer w x h

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