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Questions tagged [org-mode]

is an Emacs major mode for keeping notes, maintaining TODO lists, planning projects, and authoring documents with a fast and effective plain-text system. Because Org mode is a vast subject area, other tags must accompany the `org-mode` tag.

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Cannot export org file into html. Error: make-htmlize-fstruct: Symbol’s function definition is void: record

For some reason I cannot export certain org-mode files to html. Org-files without headers work fine. However, if I have a file with #+TITLE: This is the title of my website #+HTML_HEAD: <link rel="...
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org-mode export to html php code

I'm want to export php code snippets to html in org-mode. But as you see signs : '$' and '->' are highlighted by black color which looks terrible. Is it a some kind of error? Btw. is there any ...
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How to put Media Wiki source into org-mode document?

My current workflow for most things in life is to create a TODO item in org-mode, build the solution up in the org-mode entry before pasting it elsewhere. This has worked fine for me for quite a few ...
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org-export latex pdf output does not render svg

I tried out this section of code from this repo #+LATEX_HEADER_EXTRA: \usepackage{svg} ... #+PROPERTY: header-args :eval never-export :file-ext svg ... #+NAME: sequence12422 #+BEGIN_SRC plantuml :...
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How to programmatically export org buffer to html ( mimic the org mode sequence `C-c C-e h o` )?

In brief: I would like to programmatically mimic the org mode sequence C-c C-e h o to export a buffer to HTML and open the web browser. My scenario: I have a written a shell-command (in my code ...
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Getting a org link to an mu4e message

I have my email setup with mu4e and I have org-mu4e so that when I capture a task, a link to the message is added at the end of it. However, I am wondering if there's a way to generate a link to a ...
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Have Time showing up only in hours and not converted to days

I have a table were I get the time worked for this week. However it shows the time in "days hours minutes". I would prefer only hours. Is that possible? * work clock tasks week #+BEGIN: clocktable :...
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Customizing org-latex-title-command to edit title page

I would like to know how to go about editing and understanding org-latex-title-command. So far it is set to \maketitle but the documentation just has this: The command used to insert the title ...
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Org Export Latex: Defining Custom Classes for a Title Page From #+TITLE, etc keywords

I stumbled upon this archived email: https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-orgmode/2011-02/msg01281.html and a suggestion is to create a custom title page that picks up the title, author, and date ...
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Org agenda - show items that are in any of a list of categories

I have an org-mode file separated into multiple categories. I know I can create an agenda command that will show only items from one given category, like so: ("a" "Category A items" agenda "" ((...
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Convert internal org-mode links to org-id links

I have a document with a large number of internal text links. Some are formatted like this [[Link to Heading]] while others have descriptive text: [[Link to Heading][description]]. I would like to ...
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Bind C-return to org-insert-item

I want to bind C-return to org-insert-item (global-set-key (kbd "<C-return>") 'org-insert-item) When restart emacs, it does not work consult to describe-key it still return the default key ...
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Loop through top-level headings in Emacs Org-mode

I want to apply (org-id-get-create) to every top-level heading in the buffer. How can I loop through all top-level org-mode headings in the current buffer?
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Emacs freezes when saving org file in org-mode

For some reason I cannot save files while in org-mode. This happened after I updated to a most recent version of org-mode. If I change to text mode I can save without a problem. I have tried C-x C-w ...
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org-capture template error: Template is not a valid Org entry or tree

I am running org version: 9.1.9 and have issues setting up a template for org-capture. I have read over the documentation but cannot figure out why my template throws this error when I call it: org-...
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Dynamic TOC with an org subtree /element on a new window

How can I set up a dynamic TOC with an org subtree on a new window? (TOC on the left, org heading and contents on the right.) The following functions by @blujay from How can I get an org-mode ...
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How do I make an org statistics cookie count partially completed subtasks?

Say I have the following org file: * do all my chores [0%] 1. [-] vacuuming [50%] 1. [X] vacuum kitchen 2. [ ] vacuum pool ** TODO shopping [33%] *** DONE buy hot sauce CLOSED: [2019-01-18 Fri ...
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Update the org-agenda-daily-view automatically on background

The org-agenda-daily-view is fancily helpful as a review, Additionally, I want to append a real-time now line as time elapsed. This could be achieved by a work around solution, repeatedly kill and ...
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Rmarkdown-like export of Leaflet for R webmap to html from org-mode

With RMarkdown it's easy to embed an interactive webmap. E.g.: --- title: Some title output: rmarkdown::html_document --- ```{r} library(leaflet) leaflet(width = "100%", height = "650px") %>%...
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Set a package as predefined to every file

I'm trying to set the package org-bullets as predefined in every *.org file because is kind of redundant to write M-x org-bullets every time I work with the format. Is this possible?
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Completion in Org Mode differs slightly from what manual promises

I don't seem to be getting the completion behavior in Org Mode that the manual says I should get (or see (info "(org)Completion")). It says that M-<TAB> will offer various Org specific ...
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How to allow tag inheritance only for headlines that have tags themselves?

Consider the following headline structure with tags: * Recipes :recipe: ** Pizza :unhealthy: *** Ingredients *** How to ** Burrito :unhealthy: *** Ingredients *** How to ** Salad :healthy: *** ...
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'No such file or directory' when I install 'org-bullets'

I'm trying to install the org-bullets mode and after pasting the install code given in the GitHub's site in .emacs, and paste the .el file into the home directory, I get this result.: Warning (...
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Show content of another file in org-column view

I want to have something like: * The column view :PROPERTIES: :Other_file_content: file:<path-to-file/file.org>::*Heading :END: and then display in the column view in the current buffer the ...
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Calculating with timestamps in org-mode tables

Emacs 26.1 | | Start date | End date | State | Task | Duration (hours) | |---+------------------------+------------------------+-------+----------+------------------| |...
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TBLFM - :: (two colons) - what does it mean?

here my table's formula: #+TBLFM: $6=date(<$3>)-date(<$2>) :: $7=60*60*24*$6;T :: @>$6 = vsum(@I..@II) :: @>$7 = vsum(@I..@II);T What two colons mean " :: " ?
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A comprehensive agenda including daily, next, project and others

I read a masterpiece of GTD comprehensive agenda today and was astonished by its beauty reddit Orgmode agenda The agenda comprise the daily, next, projects, weeks view, especially the remaining ...
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org-structure-template-alist: Chasing a ghost entry

yesterday I realize that the entries in my org-structure-template-alist were not working. I found that it was due to the update to Org 9.2, and I decided to comment the personalized structures in my ....
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Indent forwards a tree structure

I have such a structure in my org note **** pstree * ~ $ pstree -aps 26955 systemd,1 splash └─systemd,1947 --user └─gnome-terminal-,2710 └─bash,1775 └─emacs,25135 ...
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How to paste text into an org table with a set number of columns?

I usually have a bulk of items separated by either spaces or new lines and I want to have them all full a table with a set number of columns. Basically if I want the table to always have 3 columns, ...
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Emacs org-mode error in empo tags

I'm using emacs with org mode tempo tags, based on this questions and answers Q and A 1 Q and A 2 I get the feeling that I need to require org-tempo, but I get the following error: Debugger entered-...
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plantuml requires a header argument (Emacs 24 on Windows' Ubuntu Subsystem)

I'm trying to output images using plantuml-mode. It seems I have plantuml-mode installed successfully, as I can activate the major mode, but I am unable to evaluate using C-c C-c: PlantUML requires ...
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Opposite of org-ellipses

I currently have org-ellipses be a down caret. Is it possible to have an up caret when a header is expanded? I haven't been able to find any relevant org-mode settings.
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I can't backup some orgmode files

I'm in a strange situation. Emacs automatically backup all of my files except for some of my orgmode files. And I can't understand why. Do you have any idea how I can investigate and fix this?
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How to change caption size in org-mode export to HTML

Say I have the following figure: #+ATTR_HTML: :title This Figure #+ATTR_HTML: :width 50% #+CAPTION: blah blah blah. [[./figure.png]] The resulting caption in the .html (generated from org-html-...
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What does it mean hlines in org's table?

Emacs 26.1. In my org file I has table. As you can see in table formula I has: @>$6 = vsum(@I..@II) This mean: Last row and column#6 = sum of all rows between first and second hline The ...
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Retrieve a agenda view of days with scheduled or appointed tasks

I could get a: 1, org-agenda-day-view 2, org-agenda-week-view 3, org-agenda-month-view 4, org-agenda-year-view How could I get a real agenda which filter the days with scheduled tasks I ...
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How to let make-process prompt user in echo area

This works: (make-process :name "test" :command (list "bash" "-c" (concat "echo hello stdout!; " "echo hello stderr! >&2; " "exit 20")) :buffer (generate-new-buffer "...
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Getting the CLOSED timestamp of the current subtree

To get the current date and time, I can use (current-time). But instead, I want to get the CLOSED timestamp of the current subtree and store it in a variable, so that I can pass it to format-time-...
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How can I change external program to open org URLs for one org file only

In my Emacs config, I have set Firefox to be the browser to open URLs with, (setq browse-url-browser-function 'browse-url-firefox) Now, I have one org-mode file, in which I would like to open URLs ...
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Review the current week's agenda

I learned to review the jobs get done in the current week following the instruction: The Org Manual: Weekly/daily agenda Press C-c a and get Continue to strike a, I get a single day's agenda of ...
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org mode to capture new to do list

I tried to create a new task from the Capture with C-c t, but it prompt me with * NEXT [2019-01-12 Sat 18:17] I assume it should be ** TODO How could I change the default behavior?
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How to Export All Daily Task State Changes to File?

I am trying to generate nice end-of-day reports in the file diary.org for logging and archiving purposes. I would like to generate a simple list of all TODO task state changes for the current day to ...
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How do I reference a columnview table

I'm trying to get effort estimates out of a columnview table and do some math on it in a separate table. #+TBLNAME: estimate #+BEGIN: columnview :indent t | ITEM | TODO | Effort | ...
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%%j and %%S in format string for frame-title-format

In my cobbled-together init.el, my frame-title-format variable has these %-sequences in it: %%j and %%S Does anyone recognize these specific sequences? They come up blank in my frame title. Here's ...
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clicking on a schedule item no longer pops up org-agenda

In the good old days (ie last week before I did a M-x package-list-package U x) when I clicked on a SCHEDULED: <...> link, it would popup the org-agenda view. Now it does nothing and displays No ...
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Org : refile and leave a link behind

I would like to "augment" the org-refile function in such a way that, once I moved the heading from the source to the destination, a link to this last file is created and inserted in the source, in ...
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Convert an org table into a tree

I have an org table and I will like to convert in into a tree. So, from: | 1 | 2 | 3 | |---+---+---| | a | b | c | | l | m | n | I will like to go to: * a :PROPERTIES: :2: b :3: ...
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The orgstruct-mode seems to be gone from the org-plus-contrib

I've been using orgstruct in my message mode hooks but it seems it is gone now in the 20181230 org ELPA package. (add-hook 'message-mode-hook 'turn-on-orgstruct) (add-hook 'message-mode-hook 'turn-on-...
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Failing to convert Japanese org-mode document to Latex

I am writing Japanese Org mode note and need to convert it into Latex. I defined the japanese latex class in my config file as follow: (with-eval-after-load 'org (add-to-list 'org-latex-classes ...