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Add > Escape > L[abel] broken

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Oct 30, 2023

It seems another useful labeling shorthand is broken. To create a card with a label, we used to be able to

  1. click "+ Add a card"
  2. type the card title
  3. Enter to confirm and create the card
  4. Esc to focus the last card added
  5. L (a keyboard shortcut) to add a label

@Iain Dooley described this in (see the accepted answer):

If you add a card but just want to add label/due date without opening the card, hit enter then esc. The card will have focus, so just hit "l" (lower case L not upper case i) to choose a label, and "d" to add a due date.

Now, sadly, step 4 is broken: Esc no longer moves focus to the bottom-most card of the current column. I wonder if this is an intentional feature removal, or an unintentional regression.

This further complicates labeling after we lost the ability to #label using hashtags (



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