Embedding documents

Embedding documents allows you to place any Affinity (Designer, Photo, etc.), Photoshop, Illustrator, Freehand, SVG, EPS or PDF document into your current document without the need to open each file in turn.

Before and after documents from Affinity Photo and Affinity Designer embedded into current document.

Once you've added embedded documents onto your page, you can edit each document without leaving your current document.

To embed a document:
  1. From the File menu, select Place.
  2. In the pop-up dialog, navigate to and select a document, and click Open.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • Click to place the document at a default size.
    • Drag on the page to set the size and position of the document.
To edit an embedded document:
To replace a document:
  1. Select the document.
  2. From the context toolbar, select Replace Document.