Search text field does not autofocus with click on search icon

Steps to reproduce

Click the search icon to open the search pane.

Expected result

The search text field should be focused so I can start typing in the field without having to click it.

Actual result

The search text field isn’t focused.


  • Operating system:
    MacOS 10.15.7
  • Obsidian version: 0.9.1

This is not a bug per se but a feature request. I think we changed the behaviour in 0.9.2. IF not, open a feature request

You’re right, it’s listed in the Features for Obsidian 0.9.2!