Show Bookmarked notes only one time in Quick Switcher

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Steps to reproduce

  1. Bookmark a note
  2. Search for the bookmarked note in the quick switcher

Did you follow the troubleshooting guide? Yes

Expected result

The note should appear as a single entry in the quick switcher alongside other possible matches.

Actual result

The note appears twice in the quick switcher results.

Environment

SYSTEM INFO:
Obsidian version: v1.4.16
Installer version: v1.4.13
Operating system: Darwin Kernel Version 22.6.0: Fri Sep 15 13:39:52 PDT 2023; root:xnu-8796.141.3.700.8~1/RELEASE_X86_64 22.6.0
Login status: logged in
Catalyst license: none
Insider build toggle: off
Live preview: on
Legacy editor: off
Base theme: dark
Community theme: none
Snippets enabled: 0
Restricted mode: on

RECOMMENDATIONS:
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Additional information

I understand why you don’t like it but. I don’t know if I consider this a bug or a feature improvement.

If I recall the favoriting feature that bookmarks replaced didn’t exhibit this behavior. If that’s true then I’d argue it’s a bug. Also I suspect it behaves contrary to expectations for most users given that in my experience other apps with similar bookmarking features don’t treat the bookmarks as separate entities when searching.

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I’d agree this is a bug; this creates redundancy i.e. clutter in the quick switcher options, which makes me not want to bookmark as many notes.

renamed and moved to feature requests.