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Is there a way to gather all the tags used in an org-mode file, and it displays these on a dedicated side pane?

  • You may want to reword the title question. I think people confuse Org tags with TAGS (files used to navigate source code). Also, what about C-c a M? See more here: orgmode.org/manual/… – wvxvw Apr 21 '16 at 12:56
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I use this to generate a table of clickable links:

#+NAME: all-tags
#+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp
(let ((new (list)))
  (dolist (tag (org-global-tags-completion-table))
    (setq tag (car tag))
    (push (concat "[[tag:" tag "][" tag "]]\n") new))
  (sort new 'string<))
#+END_SRC

#+RESULTS: all-tags
| [[tag:3d][3d]]      |
| [[tag:Android][Android]] |
| [[tag:Apple][Apple]]   |
| [[tag:Arch][Arch]]    |

along with this link style:

(org-add-link-type "tag" 
  (lambda (tag) "Show tag" org-tags-view nil tag)))

It shouldn't be too hard to make that open in a separate frame.

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