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Free Adobe Fireworks Alternatives for Windows

There are many alternatives to Adobe Fireworks for Windows and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best free Windows alternative is Figma. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Adobe Fireworks and 13 are free and available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free Windows alternatives to Adobe Fireworks are Canva, Vectr, sK1 and Dotgrid.

Adobe Fireworks alternatives are mainly Vector Graphic Apps but may also be Graphic Design Tools or UI Design Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Adobe Fireworks.
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  1. Figma is a vector graphics editor and prototyping tool which is primarily web-based, with additional offline features enabled by desktop applications for macOS and Windows.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsFigma can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    ⚫︎ File VersioningFigma has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
    ⚫︎ Transitions EffectsFigma allows you to apply transition effects between two different scenes/pages using pre-loaded or custom animated transitions.
    ⚫︎ Design handoffView and share snippets of generated code and design specs from your design in Figma
    ⚫︎ Create UI ComponentsFigma allows you to create and define groups of reusable UI elements/materials across your design.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeFigma supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Auto LayoutFigma supports layouts that dynamically grow and adapt to the size of its contents.
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    Fireworks was very different. Figma is good to just arrange already built graphics.

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    Canva

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Canva gives you everything you need to easily turn ideas into stunning designs.

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    Canva is good for creating social media graphics, not app prototypes.

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    Vectr

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Chrome OS

    Vectr is a free graphics editor. Vectr is collaborative like Google Docs, and runs both in your web browser and on your desktop as a native app. With an intuitive interface, Vectr is easy to learn and use.

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Vectr simultaneously.
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    This alternative is disputed. Vectr is still a legitimate alternative to Adobe Fireworks, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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    sK1

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    sK1 is an open source cross-platform vector graphics editor like CorelDRAW, Adobe Illustrator, or Freehand. The major feature of sK1 is a professional precise printing and prepress ready PDF output.

    ⚫︎ PortablesK1 can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Dotgrid

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A simple vector illustration tool.

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  6. Alva icon

    Alva

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Alva works with your production frontend components, adding up-to-date, responsive, and interactive designs to your living styleguide.

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    Discontinued

    The project is no longer maintained: https://github.com/meetalva/alva/issues/852 Last version, 0.9.1, released in January 2019, can be still downloaded from GitHub

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    InsightPoint

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux

    InsightPoint is a cool multi-scene vector drawing tool for Windows and Linux.

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    reThumbnail

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    reThumbnail, which is re (re: a prefix that means”again” to indicate repetition) + thumbnail (small image representation to make it easier and faster to look at a video)

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    Serif Drawplus

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Serif DrawPlus is the affordable, all-in-one, creative powerhouse for drawing, sketching, painting, designing, illustrating and animating!

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    Discontinued

    Serif will not release another major version of any of our ‘Plus’ range applications. They will however continue to be available for the foreseeable future. https://community.serif.com/forum/other%20products/74586/affinity-is-coming-to-windows

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    Aphalina Designer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Vector drawing tool with nondestructive Boolean operations, smart shapes, gradient fills, shadows and so on built exclusively for tablets and hybrid devices on Windows 10.

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