Right Pane Backlinks tab always shows backlinks for same file

Steps to reproduce

Right pane “Backlinks” tab always shows backlinks for my file name “Knowledge”. When I select a new file, The backlinks continue to show the backlinks for “Knowledge”.

Expected result

When I select a new file, I expect the backlinks to change to show backlinks for that file.

Actual result

Backlinks tab continues to show backlinks for “Knowledge”


  • Operating system: MacOS Monterey 12.4
  • Debug info:SYSTEM INFO:
    Obsidian version: v0.15.9
    Installer version: v0.15.8
    Operating system: Darwin Kernel Version 21.5.0: Tue Apr 26 21:08:22 PDT 2022; root:xnu-8020.121.3~4/RELEASE_X86_64 21.5.0
    Login status: logged in
    Catalyst license: insider
    Insider build toggle: off
    Live preview: on
    Legacy editor: off
    Base theme: dark
    Community theme: none
    Snippets enabled: 1
    Restricted mode: off
    Plugins installed: 2
    Plugins enabled: 2
    1: Sliding Panes (Andy’s Mode) v3.2.3
    2: Note Refactor v1.7.1

Additional information

I used the backlinks tab to link about 120 mentions to the file named “Knowledge” yesterday, which is the first file I used this feature on since upgrading to 0.15.9

Post a screen recording of this happening.

Here’s a screen recording of the issue:
Screen Recording 2022-07-28 at 8.10.14 PM.mov.zip (2.5 MB)

looks like you pinned backlinks. Unpin it.

:man_facepalming: I didn’t even know that was a thing. Thanks.

that is indeed a half bug. It should not work that way in there.

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