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How can I force display-buffer to use one specific frame?

My daily workflow uses multiple frames, and I have a frame that I want to dedicate to ERC buffers. I've used set-frame-parameter to give the frame the name *ERC*. I want display-buffer to always ...
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How to display *help* buffers below one specific window?

I am (really) new in Emacs and ESS, and I am currently trying to customize my environment. The default settings of ESS[R] are convenient for me, since ESS[R] organizes the windows as follows: --------...
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Setting up an maintaining my window layout

I'd like to have my Emacs frame setup with a neotree window on the left, my active source code or text file taking up the majority of window's space. I'd like to have Emacs put virtually all other ...
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How to display certain buffers below the selected window?

For now I can open Help buffer below current one by splitting its window using regex (add-to-list 'display-buffer-alist '("^\\*.*\\*$" . (display-buffer-below-selected))) How can I make ...
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Conventional implementation of display-buffer-above-selected

Despite respectable variety of display-buffer-* functions some of them stand out with lack of flexibility, such as display-buffer-at-bottom or display-buffer-below-selected that exist in absence of ...