Questions tagged [org-agenda]

is the Org mode facility that generates agenda views, handles files for agendas, dispatches keyboard shortcuts for agenda operations, sorts agendas, and performs agenda-related functions in conjunction with other org-mode features. Use additional org-mode tags for questions about interoperation of agenda with other Org features.

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Make Org-Agenda and Orgzly show repeated events?

Motivation I want to organize my whole life with org-mode. In particular, I want my org-agenda to remind me when I need to work, since I have weird working times. My approach My approach was to create ...
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How can I go to the previous buffer, when that buffer is the Org Agenda?

I like to use RET in org-agenda to navigate to the files in which my TODO entries are stored. But getting back to the agenda is another matter. The usual methods don't seem to work. I usually press C-...
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How to insert an org-deadline from lisp with a warning period?

The org documentation tells us that we can use special syntax for a deadline to have a warning period: You can specify a different lead time for warnings for a specific deadlines using the following ...
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Implementing a new datetime specification system for org mode? [closed]

I'm new to emacs and a big fan of org mode, but I am really disappointed with how it handles dates/times. Specifically, I dislike the following features: Not possible to exclude specific dates from ...
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Do not show deadline if scheduled

Here is a sample entry: *** TODO Some Task SCHEDULED: <2021-07-19 Mon> DEADLINE: <2021-07-01 Thu +1y> As you can see, it is past deadline. But it is still incomplete and it is scheduled ...
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How to change to any todo state from org-agenda? (Bug?)

I have customized my org todo state keywords to the following: (setq org-todo-keywords '((sequence "EVENTUALLY(e)" "BONUS" "OPTION(o)" "TODO(t)" "|" ...
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Agenda skip based on header level

when given a file * HeaderNoTask ** TODO Task 1 ** TODO Task 2 * TODO HeaderTask 1 * TODO HeaderTask 2 I would like to get the first TODO from HeaderNoTask and all Level 1 Headers marked as TODO I ...
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Sorting entries by effort using org-ql

I can sort today's todos by priority using org-ql with (org-ql-search (org-agenda-files) '(ts-active :on today) :sort 'priority) ;; By the way, this lists the todo's that are DONE. I hope to ...
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Viewing projects using `org-ql`

I use org-ql to view projects. (defun my/view-projects () (interactive) (require 'org-ql) (org-ql-search (org-agenda-files) '(and (tags "project") (not (todo "...
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Aggregate org-todo-keywords in codebase and add to agenda

As I work through a project I'll add various keywords with a comment to remind me to come back to specific things later. For example: .... // TODO: Sometimes I am getting a `NaN` returned let foo = ...
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How can I force the org mode agenda (daily) view to word wrap?

Fellow Emacsians, I am an emacs noob and am configuring emacs to be my personal calendar and task management system. I really like the M-x org-agenda view's information, but I don't like its ...
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How to exit org-agenda windows without deleting existing windows?

I am trying to use popwin to make org-agenda related windows popup windows. My goal is to dismiss agenda windows with C-g when done, leaving the whole window configuration the same way as it was ...
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“window-combination-resize” sometimes not working

In my .emacs I use (setq window-combination-resize nil) to prevent Emacs from resizing split windows evenly. In the upper part of the buffer I usually have an Org mode file, in the bottom part is the ...
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Show in org-agenda the org-entries with deadlines only after a specific time

How do I show the todo entries that have deadlines only after a specific time? This helps agenda display more accurately what are needed to be displayed. For example, I'm hoping for some thing like * ...
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In Org Agenda, show repeating tasks in a different color

I would like to show tasks with a "repeater" schedule or deadline in a different color in Org Agenda. I used counsel-describe-face to explore the various faces available, and read the ...
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How do I enable the viewing of notes only in one block of a custom agenda?

I am using org-agenda-custom-commands to form a custom agenda view. In one block I'd like notes to be displayed. I can press E to view notes in all blocks, but I've yet to find a way to restrict ...
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org-agenda: How to use alternative calendars (e.g., the Persian calendar)?

E.g., I have #+TITLE: agenda/gen * test ** TODO cats DEADLINE: <2021-06-29 Tue> I want to make the deadline to be in the Persian calendar. What do I do?
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How to keep inactive timestamped items in agenda

To view inactive stamps in my agenda, I press v and [. This displays the inactive stamps for the specific day I am in in the org-agenda. However, if I press B of F to move back or forward one day, the ...
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How to search amongst DONE items (either archived or not)

I am new to Emacs and wonder how it is possible to search a DONE item. I archive my DONE items from agenda files once every couple months. So some DONE items are in the agenda files themselves and ...
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How to only include entries with a certain tag for icalendar export in org-mode?

Long story short: I'd like to implement something like the opposite of org-icalendar-exclude-tags (i.e., org-icalendar-include-tags). I would like to export some entries from my org files into an ICS ...
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Add a filter when generating today's agenda view

what I want to achieve Say a ++2d habit not accomplished yesterday, I don't want it shown in today's agenda view but shown in tomorrow's and 2 days after tomorrow's and so forth. what I tried (defun ...
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org files are not refreshed in emacsclient

My org files are stored on the cloud so I can edit them from multiple machines. Whenever I make a change to an org file (from a different machine), emacsclient does not reflect these changes, but a ...
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Weird error on org-capture

I got my command for Ctrl+C - c - t (i.e. invoke org-capture) slightly wrong (i.e. missed a key or something when trying to type it). I know I got it wrong because it didn't work but instead changed ...
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org-agenda won't show up when entries have timestamp with time range

been using org-mode for quite a while now (native emacs 26 on win10). Since yesterday, my org-agenda won't show up anymore if there is an entry to be displayed with an active timestamp that has a time ...
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Tasks with indefinite intervals in org-habit

I'm trying to figure out a way to keep track of habits that do not have a definite interval for repetitions. I created the following habit without a deadline and time interval because I don't know ...
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Add custom agenda options instead of replacing the whole set

I use some custom agendas for work and some for personal stuff. At the moment I load a huge set of custom agendas in org-agenda-custom-commands containing all agendas for work and for personal stuff. ...
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How to specify a LINK in org-anniversary to jump from org-agenda

The idea is to add a LINK after %%(org-anniversary 2006 3 21) World Down Syndrome Day (%d years) <LINK> So when I see it in my agenda for that day, I can click and jump to a ORG heading in a ...
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Specifying org-agenda-custom-commands to skip both UNSCHEDULED and specific tag

I am setting a org-agenda view where I could see my unscheduled TODO items (except those with a specific tag): (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '(("n" "unscheduled TODOs" ...
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How to show all unchecked checkboxes in the agenda

Assume I have some org-files that contain content like the following: * some tasks [1/3] Some content / comments. - [ ] a task more comments. - [X] another task even more comments / prose - [ ] a ...
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How to toggle sort “on-the-fly” in org-agenda-view?

I am aware that org-agenda-sorting-strategy allows one to define view(s) with desired sort preferences. However, I'm wondering if there is a more "on-the-fly" method for sorting in org-...
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Refile to non-agenda files

Running Doom Emacs 2.0.9 on Emacs 27.1. My current settings are: (setq org-directory "~/Documents/organize/org-mode") (setq org-agenda-files (directory-files-recursively "~/Documents/...
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Replacing directory-files-recursively with a list of files newer than 7 days old

I currently use the following to get a list of agenda files for org-mode: (setq org-agenda-files (directory-files-recursively "~/Org" "\\.org$")) I'd like to instead get a list of ...
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org-alert and alert not working on MacOS

There is an open issue on working with alert on MacOS https://github.com/jwiegley/alert/issues/47. If you want to work with org-alert or org-wild-notifier and you have troubles cause you need this ...
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Start emacs with Global TODO list along with default org file

How can I open the global TODO list along side my default Org file. Even with Desktop Save mode is on, whenever I open Emacs, only the org file reopens, and not the buffer with the global TODO list.
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How can I import `.ics` data (from Outlook) to org mode

I want to import .ics files (from Outlook) to my org-agenda. How can I do that? I could find only exporting options.
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How to remove an org-mode entry's effort property while viewing the agenda?

Is there any way to completely delete an entry's effort property from within the org-mode agenda? Ideally, I'd also like to be able to bulk remove efforts from the agenda view. "org-agenda-set-...
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The property-search in org-mode is too slow - and slower than keyword search

I've noticed something strange: the keyword-search (C-c a s) is much faster than the search of property-search (C-c a m, with prop="blah"). Example: A property-search C-c a m: Match: PROP1=&...
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Strange sorting behavior for missing deadline and scheduled dates in org-agenda-sorting-strategy?

Running fresh (emacs -q), with the following org-mode items: * TODO item 1 DEADLINE: <2021-03-01 Mon> SCHEDULED: <2021-02-27 Sat> * TODO item 2 SCHEDULED: <2021-02-28 Sun> * TODO ...
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How to link checkboxes in Org Mode

* Core - [X] CS 501 - [X] CS 502 - [X] CS 503 - [ ] ORG 601 [Fall 2021] - [ ] ORG 602 [Fall 2021] - [ ] ORG 603 [Fall 2021] * Schedule ** Spring 2021 - [X] CS 501 - [X] CS 502 - [X] CS 503 ** Fall ...
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Recommended Emacs for ORG-Mode (vanilla, emacs plus, doom, spacemacs)? Getting Things Done (GTD) Method?

This is just a general question in relation to emacs and it's specific use for ORG mode. I have always been miserable at planning and organization in daily life (keeping TODO list, general time ...
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Where to place org-agenda-files sexp

I have this (setq org-agenda-files (directory-files-recursively "~/Dropbox/org/journal/" "\\.org$")) but I don't know where to place it in order to make sure that on the event of ...
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Strange behavior of org-agenda-files initialization

I am using emacs-27.1 build 1 and org-mode 9.3.7 under Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. Situation 1: If I restart emacs and call org-agenda the 'Agenda for current week or day' shows only days of the week. I ran ...
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Doom Emacs start-up problems

Running Doom Emacs 2.0.9 on Emacs 27.1. In my init.el I have org-roam enabled like so: :lang (org +roam +journal) In my config.el I also load org-habits, hide it in initial agenda view and set-up a ...
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Org agenda daily grid view showing wrong date

I am trying to configure a daily agenda grid view like shown below, but for some reason it keeps showing 3 days in the past instead of the current date (at the time of posting this, it is Saturday, 16 ...
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org-agenda jumps to the wrong month

If I try to jump (using "j") in org-agenda to the month September, it sometimes takes me to January. I am using org 9.4.4. If I type any of these configurations, I am still going to January: ...
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Seeing file names in TODO entries when using org-attach

I use org-attach mostly to "move" files and store them under various TODO items. I find this an invaluable feature for keeping receipts and other important documents. The limitation of org-...
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In org-agenda, highlight marked entries

Running Doom Emacs v2.0.9 on Emacs 27.1. I can mark several entries in the agenda buffer and work on all of them together. Is there a way to keep marked entries highlighted? This would give more ...
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Org agenda does not show markdown formatted text

Running Doom Emacs 2.0.9 on Emacs 27.1. Some of my TODO items have markdown commands in them (for bold, italics, etc.). The org files display these TODOs properly formatted. But the agenda shows the ...
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Highlight current line in org-agenda

Running Doom Emacs v2.0.9 on Emacs 27.1. In the agenda buffer, how do I get the current line highlighted? global-hl-line-mode is enabled and the current line in other buffers is highlighted as ...
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Creating org-time-stamp on new line

When I use the org-schedule function the time stamp is inserted below the line it was called from. However, when I call org-time-stamp it is inserted where the cursor is, often being inserted between ...

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