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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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Make org-habit work with org-scheduled-past-days?

org-habit habits are TODO items SCHEDULED for some particular time/date. If that date happens to be outside of the range of org-scheduled-past-days, the habit is not displayed in the agenda view for ...
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Org mode: #+INCLUDE remote files?

I regularly use Org mode's #+INCLUDE command to include local files in my Org file. Now I'm wondering if there is a way to include remote files (i.e. files that I reference via a URL) into my main Org ...
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In org-mode, what variable controls the placement of the calendar view when called from a capture template?

I have a question related to this one: when I am in a capture template (for writing a TODO task, for example) and I want to open the calendar with C-c C-s (bound to org-schedule, so that I can set a ...
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Why do my org DEADLINEs appear with no warning?

I have org-deadline-warning-days set to 14. Here is a deadline in my agenda file: ** TODO Do thing DEADLINE: <2018-11-20 Wed> In the agenda view for that date (20th Nov), I see: next: ...
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How to use 'eww-view-source' in a function?

I need to kill and yank some portion of the source code of multiples websites for a database i'm making of news of certain web. But the problem is, whenever i call eww-view-source for viewing the ...
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Org capture into org table

Normally org-capture lets one insert a templated subtree somewhere into an existing Org file or tree node. Is it possible to use org-capture to instead add a row to an existing Org-mode table?
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GTD inactive projects next review dates

I have a long list of inactive projects in my org agenda file. I want to give each inactive project a date for next review, so I can spend less time on them, on average, in my weekly review. I don't ...
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Hiding text in orgmode

Is it possible to hide a org-level i.e. rather than showing that just heading, you show everything other than the heading in question? Alternatively, is it possible to show only one subtree under ...
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Org babel R: why is 'NA' replaced with 'nil'

When using R in org mode source blocks, any NA (i.e. missing) values in tables get replaced with nil. Why is this? And is there a way to change this (globally, or at the file level)? I regularly ...
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Go to a bookmark that is not visible currently due to narrowing

Running emacs 25.2.2 spacemacs 0.200.13. In an org file, I have defined several bookmarks(SPC f b) under different headings. Consider this: * H1 Some text Bookmark 1 * H2 Some text Bookmark ...
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Change list bullets in org-mode depending on embedding level

Is it possible to change the face of list bullets dynamically, mimicking the behaviour of WYSIWYG textprocessors like MS Word?
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text after code block in beamer

I want to use org to make a Beamer slide like this: -------------------------------- | | | some text | | | | -----...
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save-place-mode in org-mode

I like (save-place-mode) settings but it dont't work well with org-mode; if I want to view all content of my subtree I always have to close end expand my subtree manually. Any suggestion?
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How to display intermediate code block results?

Here is an example to let me explain what I would like to achieve: #+NAME: heavy_computation #+BEGIN_SRC shell :results table echo -e "A\t32\nB\t17" #+END_SRC #+BEGIN_SRC python :var data=...
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Formula Results In Errors When Non-English Character In Table Header

Below is the table I created. It appears that if the second column header contains non-English characters, the result of the formula produces "#ERROR". Change 列 2 to English then everything works fine....
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Automatically indent ONLY logical lines in Org-mode

I want this: ** This is a heading This is a logical line. But, because I have visual-line-mode on, lines will wrap at the edge, as is just and godly. But, such elegant formatting as you see here ...
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Avoid having a repeating task clutter the top of the agenda

Here is what I have: My event is being repeated every week, however if I don't update the "original" date (2018-10-08) manually the event will stay on top of the agenda (12 d. ago: EVENT weekly event)...
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Automatically loading a bibliography file depending on buffer filename

I use org-mode to write a paper, with RefTeX as minor-mode to insert quotations from a BibTeX (.bib) file. RefTeX needs to be told which .bib file to use. This is done by assigning a value to reftex-...
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How to expand external files inline on orgmode?

I know I can use something like #+INCLUDE: "./filepath" but this has effect only when I export the file. I can also use link like [[./filepath]] but I have to type C-c C-o to go to the content. How ...
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Is it possible to create clickable links to macos mail.app email via “message://…” in orgmode?

I use the "Copy Message URL" quite heavily in mail app. I would like to paste the link into an org document and make it a clickable link that opens the email in mail.app. This does not currently work. ...
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How to generate clock table with inheritance tags when it archived to ARCHIVE_ITAGS?

I'm trying to find out what have I done WITH TAGS each day, the clock table seems to be the right thing with it. Assume I have a file like this: #+TAGS: [ TAGS_A : TAGS_B TAGS_C ] * Task level 1 ...
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How to change item to DONE in agenda view?

I moved from Omnifocus to Org-mode. I liked the ability of Omnifocus to mark an item as DONE from the "due list", which corresponds to Agenda view in org-mode, by hitting SPACE. I tried S-RIGHT, which ...
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Access document title, author, date with elisp

The beginning of my document looks like this #+TITLE: this is the document title #+AUTHOR: R. Wiggum #+DATE: 2018-09-12 How can I access these properties with LISP?
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LaTeX code in org mode does not fontify correctly

AUCTeX has very nice font lock, I like font-latex-fontify-script most, which makes that scripts are raised or lowered. Here is an example. And I also enabled prettify-symbol-mode which make the ...
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org-journal issue

I am trying to use org-journal. I installed using package-install org-journal from this site. But when I use (require 'org-journal) in .emacs file, it is throwing up an error. I am using emacs 24.x ...
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org babel and listings

I am exporting my org document to Latex. When I have a src block I am using attr_latex :options to control lstset and get the proper output in my tex document. #+ATTR_LATEX: :options numbers=left, ...
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Adjust font weight for Latex fragment preview in Org-mode

The default font weight after rendered for Latex fragment is too thin compared to the body text. Is there any way to adjust this? It seems org-format-latex-options does not have this option, I am ...
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org-mode sometimes destroys my org file

Unfortunately I don't have a way to recreate this, but it has happened twice in the last two days. I have an org file. It has some LaTeX commands, includes images, a table. I generate a LaTeX pdf ...
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Change color of org-mode checkboxes

I'd like to change the color of unchecked checkboxes in org-mode. To be exact, I want them to be displayed in the color of TODO keywords. So I've tried to tackle this using custom-set-faces and :...
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In org mode, how can I make a post-capture hook run only for certain capture templates?

I have several capture templates. With one of them, I want an Elisp function to transform the contents before saving it. I know of org-capture-prepare-finalize-hook, but this will run for every ...
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How to subset org headlines by timestamp and tag

I have just started using emacs-org to index news headlines. I've adopted the convention: <2018-10-10 Wed> Key Headline :TAG: Here's a concrete example (with made up headlines). Say that i'...
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I want shell code blocks executed via emacs org babel to be verbose, stoppable, interactable, asynchronous

I want shell code blocks executed via emacs org babel to be a) verbose - output should be shown live b) stoppable c) interactable d) asynchronous Has this been already done by a third party package/...
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org-mode - How to export basic list as outline, not TOC

I have the Latex commands in my org mode file: #+LATEX_HEADER: \usepackage{fontspec} #+LATEX_HEADER: \setmonofont[Scale=0.9]{Latin Modern Mono} #+LATEX_HEADER: \setromanfont{Accanthis ADF Std No3} #+...
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Why the difference when executing a shell script from a :session

I'm trying to do some git archeology but I've run into some weirdness with orb-babel and sub-shell expressions: #+name: get-aggregate-stats-debug #+header: :dir ~/lsrc/qemu/qemu.git #+begin_src shell ...
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Stop org-fill-paragraph from joining lines after a list

I use m-q in org mode to fill paragraphs. For the below, - asdf asdf When pressing m-q, it will be joined together, - asdfasdf Adding a forced newline can avoid that, - asdf \\ asdf But how ...
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Shift + cursor stopped behave as usual in org mode

after a package update and restart shift+arrow does not behave as usual in org mode: move one day up/down in dates or cycling between statuses (todo, done, waiting...) in task lists. org-support-...
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Org mode - storing LaTeX preview files in a separate directory

Let's say I am working with "file_name.org" file. When I use C-c C-x C-l to generate a LaTeX preview, it creates a png image and store in ltximg/ directory by default. I would store the preview ...
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How to place Author and Date under title?

When exporting to html I get the following in the footer: Date: 10/6/18 Author: Alan U. Kennington Created: 2018-10-06 Sat 14:58 Validate But when when I export it to LaTex the ...
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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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How to Change Separators of org-tag in org mode?

I'm a light user who use org-mode since 6 month ago. I think It's super useful mode to make GTD schedule and write a simple note. but when I use org-mode I couldn't find the delimiters of tag except ...
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european-calendar-style not working

I have the following in my init.el file: (setq org-agenda-span 36) (setq org-agenda-start-on-weekday 1) (setq european-calendar-style t) However, diary blocks are still interpreted as month first, ...
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Copy agenda item

Running emacs 25.2.2, spacemacs 0.200.13. In an agenda view, org-agenda-refile will let me refile the item to a different location. How do I copy the item to a different location?
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Can I change the face properties in org-mode, like in a regular word processor?

For example, while using a regular word processor, I can select a portion of text and change the font family, size, foreground color ... Can I do the same with org-mode? how? I know how to make text ...
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How to reconcile ede-minor-mode and org mode C-c . keybindings?

I have been able to setup CEDET and ede for use as a development environment, but I also am trying to use org mode. In my cedet configuration, I have (global-ede-mode t). When I open a .org file and ...
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Does org have any “inverse-tangle” operations e.g. for collaborating with non-org users?

I would like to write my own notes/tests/code in org and then use org-bable-tangle to produce source files. However, all of these files are subject to version control and hence subject to change from ...
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Error in org-after-todo-state-change-hook when called from org-agenda buffer

I am using the following function (found at How to rebuild agenda buffers when saving an org-mode buffer?) in order to refresh an open org-agenda buffer (defun redo-all-agenda-buffers () (...
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Improving the resolution of latex preview

Generally the org latex preview process is set to dvipng, which is fast but the resolution is really slow on Mac. One can use dvisvgm which makes the resolution great, but then the speed of the ...
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Org-mode hide note by default within a fold

In Emacs org-mode, if I take a note by C-c C-z for a node then press TAB to cycle the tree's visibility, the note's content will always show up. Instead, I would prefer if the note only shows up as a ...
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Strategy for using Emacs as an event log?

I'd like to be able to use Emacs to track various events in my day-to-day life, such as paying a bill, going to an appointment, replacing oil, etc. The goal would be to be able to view this event in ...
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orgmode radio tables does not preserve indentation for beamer

I want to use org-mode tables to input matrices in math environments in a beamer presentation. One solution I've come across is to use radio tables. However, as default the radio table gets inserted ...