Here’s one annoyance I keep having. When I have two panes open, an edit pane and a preview pane linked to each other, and I click on a [[Internal Link]] to a uncreated note in the preview pane, it opens up the new note with both panes in edit mode.
I get that this is an artifact from the fact that you would want a preview pane to switch to edit mode when opening a new note, if you don’t have a pair of linked panes.
Is there a solution to this that doesn’t involve just getting used to opening new notes in the edit pane with ctrl + click?
It works for me.
Make sure you have default view mode set to preview. Then it should work.
I didn’t know about that setting, and mine was set to Edit, but it still acts the same after switching it to Preview. I tried restarting Obsidian and the computer, but when I open a new note it always opens in edit mode.
Oh, I see what this setting does now. If I close down all my notes, and open an existing file it now opens in preview. It does nothing to opening completely new notes.
Doesn’t help with my problem though.
Ah, I see what you mean now. You’re right, it only works on already created notes.
I think this is indeed something that should be fixed.
I suggest you make a feature request for it.
I created a feature request, thanks for the help