While working on our , we found it arduous to unlink components and styles from missing or unwanted libraries. Figma does not offer much help beyond remapping them to another library, which only works if the components and styles share the exact same name in another library.
Find components and styles with missing libraries
The Missing Library Usage Finder plugin allows you to search your entire Figma document to find all instances or styles matching a component or style name. You can jump to individual search results, as well as detach them individually from the search results window.
You can use Figma's native feature to identify components and styles with missing libraries. Navigate to Assets > Library (the book icon), then click Includes [number] missing libraries. This will identify components and styles with missing libraries, but you won't be able to navigate to them or unlink them.
Open the Missing Library Usage Finder plugin, and enter the names of the components and styles you want to find. (Note: it might take up to a few minutes to search through a large file.)
The plugin will list all uses of the components and styles you searched for, and you can navigate to and detach them directly from the results window.
Remove an unwanted library
Before removing an unwanted library, you must identify all components and styles that are using that library, and unlink them.
Navigate to Assets > Library. Hover over the library you want to remove and click Open file.
Return to the parent design file, and open the Missing Library Usage Finder plugin. Paste the copied names and click Search. Now you can navigate to the components and styles that are linked to your unwanted library, and unlink them.
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