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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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Pomidor mute to play sounds

I am running Emacs 26.1 on MacOs Mojave and have problem to play sounds with pomidor: pomidor is installed in ~/.emacs.d/elpa/pomidor-20180614.828 Reference to the source code pomidor.el, it warn ...
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Error to display Chinese and soundmark

I work on Org-Mode to keep notes of words - Fledge /fledʒ/ 长出飞羽 It display the unicode properly, but when open the file next time, it becomes - Fledge /fled\312\222 How could I solve the ...
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Outside of Emacs what other software supports org-mode syntax?

Context In my spare time, I've been adding very limited support for org-mode syntax in the Atom text editor for my friends that absolutely will not switch to Emacs. Over the last few years I've ...
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Easy Templates in Org 9.2

Easy templates in Org 9.2 are not working for me on GNU Emacs 26.1 (build 1, x86_64-w64-mingw32) of 2018-05-30. I have changed my elpa/ directory to smelpa/. I load emacs -q and switch to the *...
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orgmode example block CLRF missing when echo from bash babel

How can I keep the CLRF when reference example block from bash babel? #+NAME: text #+BEGIN_EXAMPLE hello world #+END_EXAMPLE #+BEGIN_SRC sh :results output :var text=text echo $text #+END_SRC I ...
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org-bullets package slowing down EMACS

I wanted to try somewhat nicer bullets for my org headings. To this extent, I downloaded the org-bullets file. I've followed the instructions to the letter, so I'm not reporting the details here (...
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Adjust the line according to the screen width

I copied a long sentence to org-mode As I mentioned in the last section, Richard Stallman, the founder of the Free Software Foundation, was more than a programmer. He was an educated social critic, ...
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Orgmode table error - shrunk field?

I'm very new to Emacs and Org mode, so I'm basically fumbling around. I'm getting an alarm bell ding whenever I type in an table in an *.org file. A message says "invalid function: org-table-with-...
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How do I sync org-mode with Google Calendar?

When setting up org-gcal within spacemacs I am getting an error. I have setup my google api and have put my client id and secret key into spacemacs but when attempting to sync the calender I merely ...
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Orgmode custom agenda view - remove unecessary info and align tags

I can't seem to find a way to get the "default" (t) agenda view so I can edit it an comment out stuff. Basically what I have now is: Global list of TODO items of type: ALL Available with `N r': (0)[...
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org-mode document structure / templates

Suppose you had a large org document of recipes, with hundreds of entries like this: * Tasty Pudding ** Ingredients - Milk - Sugar - Eggs - Flavorings ** Process 1. Mix the eggs and sugar 2. Heat up ...
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Sum columns duration/days and duration/hours

In my org file I have the table: | | Start date | End date | State | Task | Duration/days | Duration (hours) | |---+------------------------+------------------------+--...
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custom agenda view in org mode grouping per month

Using org mode agenda I've been able to customize a view to have all tasks no matter if finished or not this way: (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '(("w" "Whole Agenda no matter status" ...
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Is there any way to add a line or vertical sparation before the next date in org-agenda-view

I would like to add a line to separate the current block of tasks from the next date, so the last task of the date is not just above the next date. I know I can use :box with set-face-attribute 'org-...
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Table formula for dates delta

Here my org table: | | Start date | End date | State | Duration | |---+------------------------+------------------------+-------+----------| | # | <2019-01-02 Wed 10:...
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combine or export all agenda files into one HTML

I usually was using org-mode with one huge file and switched to several small files (a file per project) to keep things more organized and easy to manage. The issue is, that when using one huge file ...
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How to display org-pomodoro timer in mode-line

I see a video on youtube which display pomodoro clock in mode line I installed lolownia/org-pomodoro: pomodoro technique for org-mode but it's clock does not show on the mode line Alternatively, ...
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orgmode table time string delta with formula

I wish to calculate time string delta as below: | date | delta | |------------+-------| | 2018/12/28 | 0 | | 2018/12/31 | -1 | #+TBLFM: $2=if(2==@#, 0, ($1 - @-1$1); %.0f The expected ...
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org-mode header property to start cursor at header and start org-clock-in

It's possible to set :VISIBILITY: under a header to make it show at the startup of the file. Does there exist a property to make the cursor start in a header too? How hard is it to write the elisp to ...
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Capture org notes to a new file

I would like to improve my notes capture flow to do the following: Use C-c c then n to create a note. Get a minibuffer that searches for an existing file to add the note to (ie. probably with helm), ...
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Is it possible to add templates other than #+BEGIN_ #+END_ to org-structure-template-alist?

I've noticed that org-structure-template-alist changed (I'm using org-mode version 9.2) to automatically expand to #+BEGIN_<some block tag> #+END_<some block tag>. I wonder if it's ...
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where is default org mode capture template for tasks located

I was configuring some capture templates for org mode but when adding any new template to init file, the default TASK template disappeared. (setq org-capture-templates '(("t" "Todo" entry (...
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Problem creating an org-mode link to a pdf file from PDFView

When I try to store a link to a pdf file (opened with PDFView), I get the following error Unable to percent escape character: \342 The link is stored with the following url: Stored: file:/tmp/...
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Can I have a different dictionary for flyspell in different headings?

I have an org-mode file where I use different languages. I was hoping to be able to have flyspell checking them. Something like: * Title 1 :PROPERTIES: :Language: Italian :END: This is italian text ...
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.org file sync with notion.so

I came across notion.so and a couple of friends are using it in their firm. I was wondering if someone tried to make the todo in notion work with .org? The web wasn't really helpful in finding any ...
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Display custom org-entities as UTF-8 characters

I've recently added some custom entries to my org-entities-user (below), but they do not display as UTF-8 characters, even with org-toggle-pretty-entities on. Is it because they are more than one UTF-...
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Sort org-agenda items by category

When using the agenda in org-mode to show my daily tasks, there's a bunch of tasks scheduled for that day (or with past deadlines) that appear at the bottom. I'd like these tasks, and only these, to ...
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How to export org-babel document?

In my .emacs file, I have the following variables: (custom-set-variables '(org-babel-load-languages (quote ((emacs-lisp . t) (R . t)))) '(org-confirm-babel-evaluate nil)) I save this example to a ...
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How can I include variable values in tangled files?

I have a variable defined in my heading that I would like to use in one text source block that I tangle to a file. Example: * Test :PROPERTIES: :header-args: :var foo=222 :END: ... use foo in some ...
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How to add font styles to org-capture templates?

I want to change the color and font style in my template. I use custom-set-variable and cannot set, for example, italic style (custom-set-variables '(org-capture-templates (backquote (("d" ...
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org-fill-paragraph in a list with checkboxes doesn't take into account the checkboxes

I'm trying to figure out a way to change the behavior of org-fill-paragraph for a list with checkboxes. I would like the indentation to take into account the checkbox, but here is what I see: - This ...
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Babel + Python function definition with for loop causes IndentationError

I am using orgmode and Babel to run Python source code blocks. I noticed that if I define a function that returns a value, and if this function has a for loop inside it, then evaluating it with Babel ...
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after org-capture, how to go to the content that I saved?

I just wondering if there is a way to go to the content which saved by doing org-capture I couldn't find any customizable variable so far :-/ Thanks in advance!
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Get the body of all nodes that match a criterion in an Org Mode document

Given an org document, I'd like to traverse all the nodes (headlines) that have the following property ARTICLE_TYPE, and extract the body (excluding the drawers) for each one. I'm struggling to find ...
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How can I open my extern file browser (Nautilus) with C-c C-a f in emacs Org Mode using attachments?

I work with attachments (C-c C-a) in Emacs Org Mode. I configured the variable org-file-apps to open pdf with the default PDF Viewer of my OS (in my case evince in Ubuntu 18.04), when I use the key ...
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How to escape a character within a heading in org-mode?

Documenting this because I could not find an answer in stack exchange. A heading such as this breaks during LaTeX export: * MITRE ATT&CK Rather than switching to a code-block, and loosing the ...
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Shift date by one week in org-mode?

In an org mode buffer (not in an org-agenda buffer) I fairly often want to shift a date by one week at a time. How can I do that?
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How to detect programmatically if content under org-mode headline is encrypted or not before a save or commit?

org-mode allows users to encrypt the contents under a headline by adding the crypt tag with C-c C-q crypt and then calling M-x org-encrypt-entry. Below is an example using this feature: * Headline ...
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How to install org-mac-link on MacOS?

I am trying to install org-mac-link on my Mac. I have downloaded the file org-mac-link.el to .emacs.d and also customized the org group by typing M-x customize-group RET org RET, then expand the ...
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Why isn't my codeblock executing and displaying the output?

I have an org-mode file, with org-mode version 9+ (so my understanding is that Babel should be integrated). Then I have the following in the file #+BEGIN_SRC python :exports both :results output ...
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org-mode 9 too slow with long code blocks

Emacs gets extremely slow when one code block in an org-mode file becomes of reasonable size -- say > 2000 lines (Emacs 26.1 & org-mode 9.1.9). Pointed out in this thread of 2015, the problem ...
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org-mode: archiving to gpg-encrypted file

My org mode file is gpg encrypted. I've been able to setup transparent decryption when opening the file and encryption when saving to disk. However, archiving an entry still puts it into ...
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Two different fonts for different languages for org latex export

I am trying to use Garamond for English and Arial Unicode MS for Hindi for exporting my bilingual documents created using .org mode and exported using xelatex in windows. Can you please help setting ...
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How to generate the result file for dot source block and include it with another path in org-mode?

I'm starting to write blogs with org-mode and org-static-blog, but now I'm stuck with a problem respecting exporting graphviz dot file to image file. So I have a code block like this with (setq org-...
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eval elisp code to fill org-babel header arguments

I use many org files with figures generated by source code blocks. By example, in an org mode file long/path/document.org I have: #+BEGIN_SRC dot :file my_fig.png :exports results digraph { A->...
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Org-Mode How to position tables correctly when exporting to Latex?

I have a document I have written in org-mode which contains several tables. The tables all have the following attributes. #+begin_table #+LATEX: \caption{Initial risk List} #+LATEX: \label{tab:risk-...
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Why my table formula doesn't work?

windows 10, emacs 26.1 In my.org I have a table with formulas: | _id | notificationDate | notificationDate_hr | expiresDate | expiresDate_hr | |-----+------------------+---------------------+------...
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Beamer PDF export: title, subtile, content show one by one

Say, in a slide I have * title ** subtitle content They will appear in the same slide with default beamer export. What I want to achieve is exporting it to three slides with first page only ...
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Windows: org not exporting pdf

I am trying to get emacs org-mode to export to pdf. To this end I've installed tex-live and added the path to the bin folder to my emacs path. I've added the tex-live folder to my OS $PATH. When I try ...
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Fontify headline with todo keyword color

I would like to fontify headlines with the same color/weight as their TODO keywords. So for example, the default is like this: TODO Headline And I want it to look like this: TODO Headline Any ...