Hi! Congrats on the latest additions on attachments. I was hoping this time around I would find it, but maybe nobody suggested it yet!
So I’ll suggest: when I upload an attachment I would love to be able to change its name.
Most often happens to me with images, that I upload with auto-generated meaningless names like “Screenshot xxxx.png” but when editing the task description or comment I would love to inline the image (I know this can be more complicated) or maybe have the option to name the picture like “This is how to reproduce the error” or “I would like something like this” would help a lot the narrative. I often end up downloading the image, renaming it and uploading it again, or saying something like “the first image”, “the second image”, way less effective,
I agree totally Jordi. Renaming attachments is a basic feature. (Along with sorting them and seeing them in list view with dates.)
I was looking for that too… I make your words mine.
same here, it turns too tedious to just past a screen capture, you need to save it to a file and then upload, with ctrl+V it just gets named as image.png and you cannot later rename the image.
Also it would be nice that the images could be embedded in the comments/descriptions
We would need this too … can’t be so hard, right?
Apparently it is so hard to do.
This is up for 3 years and we can’t rename pasted screenshots.
Started working in Asana this week and we are already missing this feature.
I agree 100% renaming photos should an inline process.
I agree, this feature is absolutely necessary, please make this feature happen sooner than later.
4 years later and no ability to rename attachments…?
There needs to be an option to simply rename files that are uploaded to Asana.
Currently you have to:
Download the attachment, delete the original from asana, locally rename the file, and reupload it.
This is not an acceptable practice.
I recommend upvoting on this existing thread: Rename attachments
For our R&D and design projects, all our tasks contain images, pasted mostly from the clipboard.
Infortunately, all images in a project have the same name: image.png. This makes it very hard to refer or to find images, and I cannot find an option to rename these.
How to rename pasted images please. If this option does not exist, can it be added. That would be such a great option. Thanks, Gerard
It does not @Gerard_Boterman1
Best practice with any image upload to any platform is to rename first.
In design (CAD) most images are screen-grab, so these are not uploaded or stored as file on the computer.
Hi @Gerard_Boterman1, while this feature isn’t available at this time, hopefully it’s something our Product team can implement in the future
We do have an existing thread for this feature request in the #productfeedback category so I’ve gone ahead and merged your post with the existing one to consolidate feedback.
I’ll keep you posted and let you know if I have any updates
I have added this to my book marks. I assume enhancements are made all the time? If so, is there a way to get notified about these e.g. by email subscription?
kind regards, Gerard