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Scheduling in Org mode without using mouse or track pad

I'm scheduling items according to instructions here: https://orgmode.org/manual/Inserting-deadline_002fschedule.html#Inserting-deadline_002fschedule I have pain in my hands that is exacerbated ...
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How to time org-mode code block execution?

Is there an easy way to time how long it takes to execute source code blocks in org-mode (maybe with header arguments or similar), if so, how? Or do I have to implement it in the code itself? I'm ...
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How do you automatically populate org-agenda-files?

I recently encountered this problem: Emacs org-mode agenda filter doesn't work. :( And sure enough, on macOS, I find that org-agenda-files is nil. The answer suggests setting the variable to a ...
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How do i remove the title of a specific org file in the agenda view?

As it is now, i have my school schedule in an org file. When I use the agenda view, it says "Schedule" (the file name) in front of the schedule entries. I believe that it would look cleaner ...
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Customize org-babel latex template when evaluating a source block

I'm using latex source blocks to generate images with org-babel using :results file as in the example below #+begin_src latex :results file graphics :file myplot.pdf :fit yes \LaTeX #+end_src When ...
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Org-mode to Latex matrix automatically escapes ampersand

I am trying to write LaTex matrizes in org-mode. It works fine with exporting tables via #+attr_latex :mode math :environment matrix. However, when I try \begin{pmatrix} 1 & 2\\ 3 & 4\\ \end{...
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Sorting todos by custom todo label when invoking `org-todo-list` with `C-c a t`

I have defined some custom todos keywords with (setq org-todo-keywords '((sequence "TODO" "TODAY" "IN-PROGRESS" "WAITING" "URGENT" "FUTURE&...
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Make :tangle don't add a newline at the end of the file

The context I'm storing all my custom defined yasnippet snippets in an Org file (see below) $ cat ~/.emacs.d/snippets/snippets.org #+PROPERTY: header-args:yasnippet :mkdirp yes #+begin_src yasnippet :...
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Keep displaying current org heading info in some way

Often I have a problem that I browse through the content of the heading but I forget what is a heading I'm currently at. So I leave the mark, go back to the heading, read it, and jump back to the mark....
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How does if() work in org spreadsheets?

I got the impression from the manual that | a | | | b | | #+TBLFM: $2=if($-1==a, 1, 0) should produce "1" in the first row and "0" in the second. But instead I ...
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Broken hightlighting code src block in org-mode 9.4 and org-babel

I found that org-mode org-babel hightlighting is broken by nix line of script. How to reproduce : a) create a nix block #+name: home-manager-section #+begin_src nix home.file."nixpkgs"....
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Write a function using org refile interface to jump to item, with destination as an argument

I would like to create a function that uses the refile interface to jump to a heading (C-u C-c C-w or 'Refile-Goto'), where I can enter the filename and Heading as arguments. Following instructions ...
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How to print a separator line at an specific location in the results of a `#+BEGIN_SRC` block whose language is C++?

The context In #+BEGIN_SRC blocks whose language is Python, I can show a separator line in the table that shows the results by using None (see example below) #+begin_src python :results output table ...
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How to replace sections of non-org files from within org-mode?

I am trying to write some notes on django with the help of org babel. Is there a way to replace a block in a file(which was not tangled with org) after I eval a certain src block? Here's what I mean: ...
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`org-babel-load-file` doesn't always tangle source file

I'm on Org 9.3. I run the following test. [OP@localhost bug1]$ ls real.org test.org The contents of real.org are: [OP@localhost bug1]$ cat real.org #+PROPERTY: header-args :tangle yes #+begin_src ...
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Is there a library or something for org-mode that let's me make traversal more VIM like, without fully using Evil?

I'd like to navigate in my org-mode files sometimes using just the home row, but other times I'm perfectly ok with the full emacs default key-bindings for org-mode. For instance, when everything is ...
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Why is Org mode converting spaces in links to HTML entities?

I store a link such as [[file:~/path/to/dir/some file.txt::# heading]], either manually or through org-capture. A few days later, Org has converted all spaces to the HTML entity %20: [[file:~/path/to/...
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org-export to ignore strings within drawers

I have the following set up for an annotated bibliography document. ** Kim, M. (2008): An inquiry into the development of the ethical theory of emotions in the "Analects" and the "...
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Stuck projects: how to skip timestamps in the future?

I want to have a stuck projects list that shows me headlines that: Do not have a child item that is either NEXT or WAIT Do not have a child item with a timestamp that is in the future The current ...
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Modifying entry display in org-agenda-log-mode agenda view

The day view of my org-agenda in org-agenda-log-mode shows the estimated effort for each entry (e.g., the 1:00, the 0:05, the 0:45, etc)---I'd like to remove that if possible. Is there any way to edit ...
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Org mode: include LaTeX bibliography in the TOC

This question is related to ox-bibtex. The snippet #+BIBLIOGRAPHY: main abbrv prints out an unnumbered section "Reference" excluded from the TOC in both LaTeX & html export. Is there a ...
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Inserting timestamp in mini buffer in Emacs

I keep on saving various org files in their respective folders using Filename as YYYY-MM-DD.org files . So I ended up typing C-x C-w 2020-10-06.org at least thirty times today. Can this process be ...
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How can I paste a defvar into the minibuffer?

I've written a regular expression to transform Markdown links into Org Mode links and I've stored it into a variable. (defvar markdown-link-to-org-regexp "s/\[\(.+\)\](\(.+\))/[[\2][\1]]") ...
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org-journal sort entries by date at insert time

I want to switch from daily files to monthly (or even yearly). The problem I'm facing is: org-journal-new-entry and org-journal-new-scheduled-entry simply append at the bottom of a file. This can ...
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Org Latex preview produces empty box when I use a certain package, how can I debug the issue?

The following line in my org file is causing problems #+LaTeX_HEADER: \usepackage{prooftrees} If this line is there, then org latex preview produces an empty box. If I remove it, things work just ...
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noweb doesn't expand at all

I have a feeling this must be a stupid simple problem however I just can't seem to figure out what I'm doing wrong. I'm using Doom emacs and trying to use noweb with org mode source code blocks to ...
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org mode: help!! i’ve collapsed my section and can’t get it back out

I am using spacemacs. This may seem like a joke, but it really is not (but it is kind of funny). I was typing in org-mode just now, I may have hit some god-mode key, and the section I am typing in now ...
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No server remain buffer to edit for org-capture-extension

Update: I have fixed it, seem like we need stranform-square-bracket-function to due with "p" protocal (use-package org :hook (org-mode . turn-on-visual-line-mode) :config (setq org-...
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Changing output filename during org-publish

I would like to change the name of the generated html file of all files during an org-publish. As per the docs: unless EXPORT_FILE_NAME is set, "Org generates the file name based on the buffer ...
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Is it possible to archive org-mode agenda entries from a given date range?

My emacs org-mode agenda files are steadily growing, and many of my projects span several to many years. In addition, I need to last access the entries after about a year. Hence rather than (or in ...
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disable table mode using either #+BEGIN_EXAMPLE or ‘:’ literal line , but insert latex math block $ … $

I’m trying to typeset a grammar in org markup, but want to use latex symbols in the grammar: a -> hello | $\neg$ world | universe • Now, without using #+BEGIN_EXAMPLE or : literal-line ...
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Separate Bibliography from Last Heading

I'm trying to use org-ref and I'm doing pretty well. There is one thing bothering me, though. The bibliography gets attached to the last heading (in the org file), where-as I would like it to be ...
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Syntax highlighting for shell code blocks when exporting org-mode files to Latex using listings

I'm using the LaTeX package listings for exporting code blocks in org-mode to latex files. I've defined a latex template with the =org-latex-classes= feature as described in https://so.nwalsh.com/2020/...
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Inject backlinks into structured HTML (nav,ul,li) before org processing by org-publish with ox-slimhtml backend

I'm trying to inject backlinks (org-roam user) into <nav> ... </nav> html5 section at the end of my <article> section during ox-export. Idea was to obtain something like that : <...
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Org mode make an inactive todo item active on a specific date

I'm using org mode to keep track of my schoolwork at university right now, a feature I really like is being able to schedule recurring items since many classes have homework be due on the same day of ...
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org-mode and following links to `#+name: target` things

I have the following in my org-mode buffer: #+name: my-element-name and then I made a link to that: and here is a link to [[my-element-name]]. According to the org-mode manual on internal links, ...
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org-mode Global Tags Auto-completion

I want tags to auto-complete based on all my org files. I've found (setq org-complete-tags-always-offer-all-agenda-tags t), but is there any similar line to always-offer-all-tags?;)
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How can I enable a major mode within a helm buffer?

I am trying to get org-mode syntax within a helm buffer. I want the candidates to render using org-mode syntax. How can I do this?
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eval: Symbol’s function definition is void: org-macro--get-property

I am trying to tangle an org file, but this error shows up even if I invoke the command with an emacs -Q instance. Google does not seem to yield anything useful here. Can anyone help me get to the ...
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Set emacs to NOT ask for password for encrypted file upon saving

If I open an (symmetric, only a password is required) encrypted org mode file, by entering the password when the file opens, upon saving the file, emacs prompts me for the password. I would much ...
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Item not showing in agenda

In my org mode file I have: * TODO [#A] Call UPS 1 <2020-09-25 Fri> * TODO [#A] Call UPS 2 <2020-09-25 Fri> * TODO [#A] Call UPS 3 <2020-09-25 Fri .+1w> But only: TODO [#A] Call ...
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Defining a time slot in Org Agenda

When in Org Agenda C-S on a task allows to set a date and a time, like for example SCHEDULED: <2020-10-20 mar. 10:00>. I'd like to set a time slot (e.g. from 10:00 to 12:00) instead of an hour (...
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org-mode html publish fails with invalid regex error

I am using org-mode for generating a static website for my notes. For this, I followed the tutoriala at: https://orgmode.org/worg/org-tutorials/org-publish-html-tutorial.html And this is the relevant ...
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org capture: Store new file name or use an existing file name as a variable

I'm looking for a way to use a fuzzy finder menu to store a new file name or select an existing file name as ${title} or %ˆ{Name} string variable. I use the zettelkasten system and my workflow ...
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Why does this function (that uses save-excursion) leave me at another buffer [duplicate]

I'm trying to write a command that allows me to search for an org-mode entry and inserts a link to it at point (using its id). Here's the code: (defun org-link-to-entry () (interactive) (let ...
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Can I set up the org-mode #+OPTIONS: differently for different export targets?

I would like to set the #+OPTIONS: settings in an org-mode file to behave differently if the org-mode file is exported to HTML or to PDF. More precisely, I would like to have control of the table of ...
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Undefined reference when exporting to latex from Org Mode with org-ref

I installed org-ref (via Melpa) to work with my bibliography entries in Org Mode. The installation seemed to be successful. I was able to add a citation with the command C-c ]. When I export to LaTeX ...
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Is there a way to get a list of recently clocked tasks from the org-mode clock, on the command line?

I'm trying to make a little script that will allow me to list and clock in on recent tasks from the command line, so that I can put it into an Argos script and have it be basically have it be an org ...
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Maintaining consistent visual fill column under `org-indent-mode`

How can one enable org-indent-mode (or otherwise indent content to Org headings) while still maintaining a consistent visual fill column?
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When a heading is DONE, I don't see the link

I am using: Spacemacs: 0.200.13 Org: 9.4 I have set org-fontify-done-headline to nil (Original value was t), to no avail. Desired result: Link is displayed as it is in TODO_NEXT state.

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