Translucent window toggle affects any translucent blurred elements

Steps to reproduce

  • Make any element displaying “above” (a modal, for convenience) translucent with rgba or a hex-color using transparency + backdrop-filter: blur(<length>);
  • Switch between “Translucent window” on and off.

Expected result

Appearance of modal remains the same.

Actual result

Blur effect is messed up for some reason.


  • Operating system: Windows 10 21H1
  • Obsidian version: v0.12.15

Translucent window off

Translucent window on

won’t fix or change this.