I’m using @Bastien_Siebman’s handy Custom Field Explorer so I can perform some spring cleaning on my Asana projects and have identified that the API appears to return values in Drop-down Custom Fields that are no longer there anymore. It is my understanding that Bastien’s tool doesn’t filter anything so the API must be returning this ghost option.
I’ve performed some manual checks and it doesn’t appears as though I have any tasks assigned to criteria that is no longer available within the drop-down. Beyond making sure my data is accurately represented, I also want to ensure this won’t count against my limitation of 100 items per drop-down field. Thanks for the guidance and support, in advance!
In every instance I have found that the “extra” value is labeled as “Option 2” as seen in this example: