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What is the equivalent of save-restriction for org-mode cycling?

I coded a function that accesses lines in a folded drawer: (defun org-try-merging-last-clock-out () "Try to merge the latest clock-out, and catch the error if the discrepancy is not zero." (save-...
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org mode: Can't add deadline to headline (wrong number or arguments)

I have been having the following issue for a whilst now. I try to add a deadline to a headline and I receive the following error: Wrong number of arguments: (1 . 2), 0. Here is the corresponding ...
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Disable priorities and TODO for org-contacts-files

I would like to know if it is possible to disable priorities for contacts.org file. For TODO keywords I just put an empty #+TODO: and its worked, but for #+PRIORITIES: don't.
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How to display org time segment in mini-buffer when logging time into a logbook drawer?

I use org-mode and log time into a drawer ((setq org-clock-into-drawer t)). I often clock in and out in succession and have to go into the LOGBOOK drawer to see how much time I spent. How can I ...
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How to log all state changes of recurring tasks to a drawer just like clock segments?

I have a recurring task with multiple state changes: * TODO Some task SCHEDULED: <2019-09-23 Mon 08:00 ++1d> :PROPERTIES: :LAST_REPEAT: [2019-09-22 Sun 16:40] :END: :LOGBOOK: CLOCK: [2019-09-23 ...
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Specific file for pooling tags in org folder

I'm trying to organize tags among many org files. I have a few tags defined in init.el through org-tag-alist and other tags placed at top of files. I would like to set a tags.org file for tags in ...
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How can I get Tex-latex-mode style inline math fontification in Org mode?

I enjoy the inline math fontification that the AucTeX TeX-latex-mode provides – both the theme-responsive coloring and visual indication for sub- and super-scripted math. I have worked in plain ...
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How to align the source code block when export to PDF in Org-mode?

While using org-mode to export source code to PDF files, the source code is not aligned with the indentation of the text. The .org file are as follow: And the output result looks like this: Would ...
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How can I prevent org-mode reading agenda files when started?

My org-mode agenda files are on a remote machine, accessed via ssh using tramp. When org-mode starts it always reads this file, which is inconvenient as it makes opening any org file very slow. I ...
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How to unpack a tuple from org-sbe evaluating a python code block into multiple columns of a org-table?

I often encounter situations where I can easily think of python code that, given some input values, computes multiple output values at once. As an example, consider the following simple code-block ...
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Can't view anything in org-agenda: Wrong number of arguments: (0 . 0), 2

Whenever I try to view my org-agenda, I get a blank buffer with "Wrong number of arguments: (0 . 0), 2" in the minibuffer. I've followed dozens of tutorials and bug reports and nothing applies. Can ...
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How to allow multi language output with org mode and Latex?

I'm using the most recent version of emacs on Windows10. I have an issue where when I want to convert an org file to Pdf through Latex but I'm having languages issues. If I use English I have to ...
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Integrating org-download with org-journal; images do not download

I have org-journal entries which I'd like to link to images that are also stored alongside them in the filesystem. Ideally this would happen automatically when an image is dragged-and-dropped on the ...
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emacs 26 orgmode on win10 can not find jupyter

I am using emacs26(GNU Emacs 26.3 (build 1, x86_64-w64-mingw32)) on win10. I can run jupyter command from shell. but when I run below code: #+BEGIN_SRC ipython :session test :results output print("...
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How do you automatically enable writeoom-mode when org-mode starts?

I want to enable writeroom-mode whenever I startup org-mode because I don't really ever want writeroom-mode to be disabled if I'm using org-mode.
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Config is broken when I use load-user-file

This is my config for org-babel: (use-package org :mode (("\\.org$" . org-mode)) :ensure org-plus-contrib :config (org-babel-do-load-languages 'org-babel-load-languages ...
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Filter Tasks with Certain Tags in Day Agenda View

Objective: In daily agenda, when at office, do not show tasks that can only do at home. That is filter tasks with "@office" tag in daily agenda. Solution 1: Automatically removing context based tasks ...
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Intelligent downscaling for inline images

I'd like to achieve the following intelligent scaling of inline images: If image-actual-width > 800: scale it down to 800 Else: display image without any further scaling Doing (setq org-image-...
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See if org-mode heading is collapsed

I just need a function that will say if a heading is collapsed or not. Need it to ensure an open heading, because org-cycle, well, cycles and it appears there are no good alternatives (e.g. org-show-...
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customized week label in org-mode agenda view

Is it possible for org-mode agenda view to display a customized label for the week, in addition to the week number included by default? For example, the agenda for the current week shows: Week-agenda ...
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Any date entry in the text will be captured in agenda view

I guess this is best explained by screenshots. I have one entry like this: then I run M-x org-agenda RET a RET and I get something like this: Problem is, I do not want this timestamp to show up in ...
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Sum column Duration in all rows that in column Task = “T-339”

Windows 10, Emacs 26.1 | | Start date | End date | Task | State | Duration (hours) | |---+------------------+------------------+----------+-----------+------------------| | # |...
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Org-mode - Custom agenda: include subheaders of scheduled headers

I try to use org-mode for scheduling weekly tasks in my university. Say I have this timetable: * Mon: ** Subject A: *** Ex. 50 *** Prepare presentation ** Subject B: **...
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use-package org-mode :hook is being ignored

I'm currently running this version of Emacs: GNU Emacs 26.1 (build 2, x86_64-pc-linux-gnu, GTK+ Version 3.24.7) of 2019-04-11, modified by Debian I'm attempting to use use-package to configure the ...
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How to set schedule and deadline for entires being inserted via org-capture template file?

I'm trying to leverage the power of org capture templates. There are a few tasks I know I will be scheduling on particular dates of the month. Setting their schedule and deadline in the capture ...
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Org-mode results verbatim not working for Scheme code

I have the following source block of Scheme code: #+BEGIN_SRC scheme :results value verbatim append (define shift (lambda (list-with-sublists) (cond [(pair? (car list-with-sublists)) ...
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org-habit : time-dependent habit

For instance, I have the following habit "sleep before 23h" ** TODO sleep before 23h SCHEDULED: <2019-09-07 sam. 23:00 +1d> :PROPERTIES: :STYLE: habit ...
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How to adjust image size of an org-babel output permanently?

I know I can add html or latex attributes under the #+result: block after executing the block, but when I re-evaluate the block, it is removed.
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Semantic way to export Org subtrees inside arbitrary LaTeX environments

I would like to begin taking math class notes in Org mode -- I have thus far used plain LaTeX, but I have found Org has the potential to be much faster for real-time scribing. I already made a custom ...
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Why does calc subscr work with index vectors in org tables?

In my org table I use the next formula to sum rows 1,5,7 of column 6. | | Start date | End date | Task | State | Duration (hours) | |---+------------------+------------------+...
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Not work “subscr”: Symbol’s function definition is void: [closed]

Emacs 26.1, I try to use function subscr Example: subscr({a,b,c,d,e,f,h},{1,2,3}) But I get error: eval: Symbol’s function definition is void: {a
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How calculate sum of only desire rows?

Windows 10, Emacs 26.1 here my org table: | | Start date | End date | Task | State | Duration (hours) | |---+------------------+------------------+----------+-----------+-----...
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Org mode #+PROPERTY: P_ALL Values doesn't work

I recently started using Org as my planner. While I was trying to setup PROPERTIES, I found the manual says: If you want to set properties that can be inherited by any entry in a file, use a line ...
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Not scape braces in LaTeX org-mode

I am writting a LaTeX document using org-mode, and there is a section where I want to include a proof, which has the following code. #+LaTeX_HEADER: \newcommand{\dem}[1]{\textcolor{gris}{\small{...
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Org mode export to latex with adjustbox

I have some document, in which I make use of tables. These tables are sometimes a little too wide to fit on a page and will overflow the page margin, when I make the PDF file from the Latex code, ...
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Change TODO keywords of all nodes in an Orgmode subtree in Elisp

Imagine we have a tree like this: * TODO Read X book ** TODO Chapter 1 ** TODO Chapter 2 I'd like to mark all nodes in the tree as DONE: * DONE Read X book ** DONE Chapter 1 ** DONE Chapter 2 What'...
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Propertize org-agenda-overriding-header

Wondering how would one go about applying a face to the agenda header. I tried it with the below code, but it does not apply the face. It does not generate errors, but it won't apply a face. I am ...
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How to generate directory structure out of org-mode outline?

I want to create the directory tree structure like this out of org-mode outlines. Dir1 Dir-1.1 Dir -1.1.1 Dir-1.2 Dir 2 Dir-2.1 ...
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How do you create an org-ref harvard style in-text citation - with a page number - using shortcuts?

There are only really two kinds of citations I need to have in my paper (Lewis, 2001) (Lewis, 2001:54) where 54 is the page number After a ton of googling I managed to find out that it's possible ...
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How to modify `org-structure-template-alist` after org-mode 9.2?

I want to append \n to specific easy-template before 9.2 I could: (setq org-structure-template-alist '(("s" "#+BEGIN_SRC ?\n\n#+END_SRC\n") ("e" "#+BEGIN_EXAMPLE\n?\n#+END_EXAMPLE\n") ...
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org-mode export to LaTeX: Wrapping a section in an environment

What's a good way to wrap every section in org-mode inside a LaTeX environment when exporting from org to LaTeX? For example, say, I want to wrap each section in a minipage so that the width is ...
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Can one toggle inline image show 'at point' in org-mode?

I know there's org-toggle-inline-images function, is there something like org-toggle-inline-image-at-point?
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Org-link font size in the heading

I often use org-links in headings, e.g.: *** Heading [[foo]] **** Subheading [[bar]] And I use different font-sizes for different levels. Now, I would like the face of the link to be of the same ...
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Show all links from files in org-agenda-files pointing to the header at point

My question is fairly basic and I'm struck that it hasn't been asked before on emacs.SE as far as I can see: How can I see all links pointing to a header at point? This should also include links ...
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Avoid scheduling tasks in vacation in orgmode

I recently started using orgmode and I wonder if there is any way to avoid scheduling (or deadlineing) tasks during my week of vacation. I already found a way to highlight regional holidays (followed ...
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Display “DONE” tasks of a specific day

After setting (setq org-log-done t) which adds timestamp to done tasks. ** DONE a testing task :emacs: CLOSED: [2019-08-29 Thu 09:37] The problem is that the finished task is not displayed in agenda ...
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In which variable are past sparse tree queries saved

I'm executing sparse tree queries programmatically, and I'd like to save the search queries in the same history variable that org-mode uses by default. I'm guessing I can/should do this with add-to-...
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Generate random file name for org-mode src block [duplicate]

How can I create a custom org source block which saves files to temp? Basically, I want to press C-c C-, p and get something like #+begin_src plantuml :file c:/Users/MEEEEEEE~1/AppData/Local/Temp/...
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Programmatic way of calculating end of week/month/year

I'm trying to build functions that help me execute frequent sparse tree queries, using org-match-sparse-tree nil "<some_query>" in my code. Some of these queries need to contain constraints ...
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Add timestamp to finished task

Upon getting a task done from org mode * TODO A task Invoke C-c C-t, change it's state to DONE a task How could add a active timestamp to the finished task?