Bold inserts ** on only right side

Steps to reproduce

Starting from scratch, what are the steps to make the bug happen? The fewer the steps, the better.

  1. Start typing a bullet or note

  2. Press CTRL + B to bold

  3. Type text to be bolded

  4. Press CTRL + B to end bolding

Expected result

What do you expect to see after carrying out the steps above?

Expected output would be * * WORD TO BE BOLDED * *

Actual result

Instead of the expected result, what happened?

Actual output: WORD TO BE BOLDED * * * *


Which operating system are you using? Which browser are you using? If you’re using a desktop or mobile app, what’s the version number of Dynalist?

  • Windows 10
  • Chrome
  • Also affects Windows App

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Bug introduced very recent; worked last week

Additional comments

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Thanks for this bit of information, helps a lot!

As we said in our latest weekly update (Weekly update: 2017 week #2 | The Dynalist Blog), we extensively refactored selection related code, which is the likely cause of this.

Will fix asap, thanks again @ruud!

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