Questions tagged [org-mode]

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Invalid duration format org-agenda

I probably hit the wrong keys at some point but now when I'm calling an org-agenda command (i.e. C-a a), I'm receiving an error message: Invalid duration format: "shell", with an empty window. I re-...
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How do I add appointments to effort sum?

I have set up my appointments as below in my work.org. * Work :work: ** Client 1 Work <2020-06-03 Wed 09:00-10:00> ** Client 2 Work <2020-06-03 Wed 18:...
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Long running jobs in emacs org mode

When I execute a long running script within the org mode, emacs freezes. Is there a way to see the (running) output of the script? Alternatively, is there a way to run script asynchronously, and then ...
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setting default columns in org column mode into init file

Trying to set preferred columns in ORG column mode. this works perfectly if I put it on head of the file: #+COLUMNS: %45ITEM %TAGS %PRIORITY %TODO %CLOSED %SCHEDULED But I avoid to repeat it for ...
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Export all org-mode sections as Beamer frames?

Is there a way to have all of my Org-mode sections export as Beamer frames? For instance, if I have a document like * A ** B ** C then I would like a slide for each of A, B, and C. Setting H:2 gives ...
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Show contents just up to particular headline level in org mode

I know about the standard cycling commands here: https://orgmode.org/manual/Global-and-local-cycling.html but they don't seem to allow this. I have a setup like * A ** AA Foo *** AAA Hidden **** AAAA ...
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org-mode table/matrix in latex export

I have an issue when exporting a table using *matrix environments. The align string appears in the cell content, whatever it is specified or not #+CAPTION: my matrix #+ATTR_LATEX: :mode displaymath :...
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Copying Column View (Org-Mode)

Is there a way to copy the table presented in "column view" as raw text?
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Org-mode: How to fix table width to page width for dynamically generated tables?

I am using dynamically generated table to create a tabulated to do list with various parameters using: #+COLUMNS: %ITEM %SCHEDULED %DEADLINE for more info see: Org-Agenda export to dynamic Org-Table ...
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How do I control how the contents of an element/object are combined when defining an org-mode export backend?

I'm working on implementing a custom Org mode backend and trying to understand how the exported contents of an element/object are combined together by the export system. It seems like everything is ...
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org capture at point as sibling of heading

org 9.2 used to support this feature. when (org-capture 0), it used to place the selected template entry as a sibling of heading at point. in org 9.3 however, it fully respects the heading level ...
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Showing Section Name in Each Frame (Org-Mode Beamer)

Roughly, I have: #+options: H:2 * Introduction ** Some definition + list item1 + list item2 This shows Some definition as its own beamer frame (with + list item1..). Question: How can I ...
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Company won't complete at the beginning of org mode headline

For example, with the given text * algorithm * algo<cursor> Fun company-complete it won't complete the word aglorithm. If the cursor is not at the beginning of a headline, then completion works ...
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just todays agenda for just the current buffer

I would like to make a quick access agenda for today and just for the current buffer. So my approach looks like this, but it does not work. (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '( ("o" ...
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Creating table of content with the package titletoc in Org Mode for LaTex export produces strange lines of text

I use the LaTeX package titletoc to produce table of contents in some chapters or sections for Org-Mode LaTeX / PDF export with #+TOC: headlines 1 local But in the PDF file there is for example the ...
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Changing text size doesn't work on all fonts in org-mode

I have the following in my config: ;; set a non programming font for text (when (member "Lucida Sans Unicode" (font-family-list)) (set-face-attribute 'variable-pitch nil :font "...
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Show inactive timestamps in Agenda

SCHEDULED or DEADLINE TODO items with active timestamps correctly appear in my Agenda View (day/week/fortnight) under Org 9.0.4. After making a timestamp inactive, such entries do not appear in the ...
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Emacs insane CPU load caused by org-superstar-mode

if I try to open a fairly large file in emacs with org-mode enabled (loads of bullets and babel snippets), emacs uses an insane amount of cpu - my cpu is maxed out for 30 sec or so. I am running a ...
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Only edit visible lines in sparse tree view

Consider the following org-mode document * Foo ** bar1 :g1: ** bar2 :g2: ** bar3 :g1: ** bar4 ...
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Wordpress blogging with org2blog, “Error during request: 400”

I used to use org2blog to post my wordpress posts. However, a few months ago, it suddenly stopped to work: when I tried to log in with org2blog/wp-login I had an "Error during request: 400" ...
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Org Mode: Difference in results when evaluating code block and evaluating called code block

I am a beginner who wants to evaluate a Call to a code block in an org-file and get the same results as when I evaluate the actual code block. Like so: #+NAME: Myblock #+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp :results ...
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Change emacs generated image size in org-mode export

I'm using PlantUML to generate a UML diagram inside an orgmode file. I've looked everywhere, and either I'm using the wrong terms (likely) or I'm missing something (also likely). When I view the raw ...
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How do you write this matrix equation in org-mode? [closed]

I want to write this matrix equation in org-mode and displayed as latex inside using the cdlatex-mode (org-cdlatex-mode). I installed the cdlatex.el package already from MELPA to make it function ...
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Is there org-mode gantt view feature/package?

Is there some sort of gantt chart view package/feature for org-mode? I want to view my headings in the gantt chart (rather then as we see it in agenda), and at least interactively modify those ...
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Org task repeatable cycle state turn DEADLINE and SCHEDULED timestamp inactive/active

I have a list of repeatable tasks. Sometimes I deactivate them by changing state to CANCELED. But when I do it the new SCHEDULE is created in the future. To prevent that from happening I change ...
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Refresh org statistics cookies automatically

I try to automatically refresh statistics cookies while changing buffer to org buffer, saving buffer, showing agenda and refreshing agenda. I know it's possible to update entire file by calling org-...
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MU4E: Force myself to check mail once and only once?

Emacs workflow is smooth. Usually we want it smoother. But I would like to make it less smooth.. This might be a strange question. I use emacs and mu4e to deal with my mails. However, the workflow is ...
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How to refresh org file programatically

I am using spacemacs-light theme in Emacs and love it. In my spacemacs-light theme, some org-files open with bullets not hidden though. In those cases I go to the top of the file and hit C-c C-c to ...
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Narrow down refilling options to single sub-heading

I have a single file tasks.org that contains all the tasks for agenda and I have separate projects files with a tasks related to specific project. I try to setup a configuration that will let me ...
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Archive DONE tasks that are at least month after completion

I use org-archive-subtree to clean my org files. Most of my tasks lie under * Tasks header so I run the function on it using prefix (C-u C-c C-x C-s). I noticed that the function only asks for ...
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Org Src Block does not return any output

While writing this question I found a solution/reason to it not working. Since I spent quite some time on it, I thought I'd still post it. Hey there! I'm relatively new to emacs and org mode ...
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Downscaling inline images in org-mode

I used to be able to scale down an inline image in org-mode with #+attr_html: :width 650 px [[file:~/org/def/202a3-9.jpeg]] But now it doesn't work anymore, presumably because of an update to 8.3.5. ...
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How to bulk mark agenda items based on file name?

my org-agenda todo list looks something like this: inbox: TODO learn how to process the inbox inbox: TODO learn how to create a useful org agenda foo: TODO start the project I ...
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Loop through n Org tree breadth first

I want to make a function that loops through the children of a tree breadth first. So first, it will loop through first level of children, and then second level of children, and so on until it reaches ...
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org-agenda case-insensitive tag search?

I use C-c a m to search for a tag, but the search is case-sensitive. By example if I enter gnuplot, only section B will be found * section A :Gnuplot: * section B :gnuplot: Question: is it ...
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Cannot set the org-agenda to start my week on monday

In org-agenda I am trying to change the start of my week to monday by adding this to my .emacs file: (setq org-agenda-start-on-weekday 1) Without success. The week (in the mini calendar, when I try to ...
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Use org-mode radio targets plural

I search for a solution to reference (preferably automatically) radio targets, which are used in plural form in text blocks. For example, given the radio target <<<message>>>, uses ...
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org-set-effort fast effort selection?

I wonder if there is any easy way to configure effort selection dialogue to allow selecting effort value from the list using single key. Currently I have configured Effort_ALL in the following way: (...
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Can you render the latex math expressions in the following file successfully: http://github.com/Anton-Latukha/haskell-notes/README.org?

Can you render http://github.com/Anton-Latukha/haskell-notes/README.org using M-x org-latex-preview on the inline math expressions using Org version > 9.0 default settings? For me, I get a weird ...
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skip org-capture prompt (deadline)

Is it possible to skip prompts in org-capture-templates? Examlple: I would like to prompt for a DEADLLINE but sometimes there is no hard deadline or it is not yet known. I would like to just skip over ...
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Custom link abbreviations in properties treated as headlines

I have an agenda file with todo tasks where each task (and its subtasks) have an associated workspace folder or file, somewhere I actually do the work. To keep things organized I want this to be an ...
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What is the org-mode equivalent of \gls{keyword} in LaTeX?

Is there an org-mode equivalent of the LaTeX glossary package? Use case - you have an external file with a glossary list, the \gls{keyword} gets expanded at compile time to whatever is referenced in ...
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Is there a good reference org-mode template for output of learning content to markdown (online), as well as TeX (print) formats?

I'm working on converting a 200 page book (currently in TeX) to org-mode. Ideally I should be able to push the new org-mode variant of content to both markdown (for online learners) as well as to more ...
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Cannot send org-babel plot with org-msg (wrong file directory)

I am trying to send an email with org-msg which contains some source code and a plot figure. The code below returns the correct file path for an output file when run in an org-mode file #+begin_src ...
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Org Mode source block not highlighted

Okay, so I just observed a weird thing with my org document. The source blocks are fine if I go from top to bottom, however, when I directly jump to bottom and then move towards the top, the source ...
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In-line latex fragment position in org-mode

The in-line LaTex equation images are slightly higher than the rest of the font, maybe because of the image borders. This is really a small thing but could it be better aligned at the bottom?
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Directly transfer underlined phrases from pdf to org-mode?

I'm learning emacs (on spacemacs) and focusing on orgmode. Is there a way to transfer what you underline in a pdf (like in skim) directly as text in orgmode. In other words, when you underline a ...
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Find clocking errors in org-mode entries: list/edit all clock entries with duration until next day(s)

I discovered the excellent org-analyzer tool and used it to analyze my clock entries in Emacs org-mode. Unfortunately the results are not usable yet, because there are a lot (dozens) of faulty clock ...
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Quick navigation (with autocompletion) to an org heading

I have a contacts.org file whose structure looks like this : * Contacts ** John DOE ** Alicia PING ** Bob DELTA I'd like to be able to : quickly set up a link to, for instance, Alicia PING, from a ...
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org-capture-template “:created” property

Studying the variable org-capture-template I found several configurations where a certain :created t property is used. One example is here In my help buffer (help:org-capture-templates) I could not ...

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