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Done in version 26 (2022). You can now use Tab and Shift+Tab to cycle focus while renaming layers and artboards (but not assets yet — vote to make it happen, https://illustrator.uservoice.com/forums/333657/suggestions/31567951). Yay!
Please comment here if you have any issues with how it works).
An error occurred while saving the commentJack Vaughan commented
Please please please do this! It's such a drag on workflow.Jack Vaughan supported this idea ·