Is C-x ' the only way that abbrev expansion is invoked, or is there a way to expand abbrevs automatically, as you type, a bit like company-mode does.

  • Did you read the docs? Quote: For example, you might define ‘foo’ as an abbrev expanding to ‘find outer otter’. Then you could insert ‘find outer otter ’ into the buffer by typing ‘f o o <SPC>’.
    – NickD
    Jul 31 at 16:11
  • Still, you do not get automatic selection on-the-fly, right?.
    – Ephram
    Jul 31 at 16:35


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