Getting Started

There are a few basics you need to learn when working with Runner.


Download Runner, then double-click the .sketchplugin bundle to install. On launch, your trial starts.

Tutorial: The basics of Runner


There are 6 commands that each have their own specific functionality. You switch between these commands with the tab key.

  • Run menu items or plugin actions

  • Goto any page, artboard or symbol master in your document

  • Insert symbols

  • Create symbols or shared styles

  • Apply shared styles to shape and text layers

  • Install other third party plugins

Launch Runner

To launch the Runner search window, you need to set up a hotkey. You can do this during onboarding. You can always change it in the Shortcuts section of Runner Settings.