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When working with the same buffer in multiple windows within one frame, it seems like the location of the cursor in, say, window A gets inadvertently set as a marker such that right after the buffer using C-x C-s in window B, the cursor in B jumps to the same cursor location as in A.

Is this normal behavior? What are the commands or settings controlling this?

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    This isn't normal, and I can't reproduce it on my Emacs. Most likely you have something in your config that's causing an unexpected interaction: emacs.stackexchange.com/questions/28429/… – Tyler Feb 19 '19 at 15:38
  • Thanks for verifying it's an issue on my end and providing the link. i will investigate. – mikemtnbikes Feb 20 '19 at 22:06
  • Could be (save-place-mode t) – Günter Zöchbauer Mar 17 at 15:38
  • Can't find this command in any of my .emacs files, but it does give me an idea to either look for "save" in these files or add '(save-place-mode f)' to my personal.el file. – mikemtnbikes May 5 at 16:56

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