How to export from Canva


In Canva, Download is the export feature. Clicking download display several file download options. You can download your Canva design as a PNG, JPG, PDF Standard, PDF Print, SVG, MP4, or GIF file.

Canva’s Download is found under Share

One thing we know is change is persistent. As of 2024, Canva’s Download option is now grouped under the main menu’s Share button.

Find the Download option in Canva under Share > Download.

In an effort to entice users to upgrade to a paid Canva Pro plan, changing a document’s size is locked. Also downloading at a higher resolution is locked. Locked features are shown with a gold crown beside them, indicating that you can use that feature if you pay for Pro.

Locked features in Canva

Exporting as an image is Download in Canva

Outdated: Look to the top right of your browser screen. Click the button labeled, “Download.”

In Canva, exporting is named Download. In the top right of your screen, look for the button labeled, "Download." Clicking download gives you file download options of PNG, JPG, PDF Standard, PDF Print, SVG, MP4, and GIF.

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