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`org` mode filtering on `TAGS` containing the @ character

EDIT : org-mode version 9.1.9 (release_9.1.9-65-g5e4542) I use the format @User as a TAG in some TODO lines in my org files. I've just noticed that, when calling the sparse-tree function, with C-u / ...
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org-caldav synchronization freezes when using tags

I've finally decided to solely work in emacs, including my caldav-calendars, which I keep synchronized via my personal Nextcloud. I'm new to org-mode and trying to set things up. So far I've managed ...
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Tag inheritance respecting mutual exclusivity in org mode

Is it possible to have tag inheritance respect mutually exclusive tag groups in org-mode? What I would like to do is set a default tag on a top-level entry, and override it with one of the other tags ...
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Filter for tags in plain org

I am sure this is a trivial question, but I just started out and honestly can't solve it. I have a plain org file. Where I created a couple of headlines, which I tagged. How do I list all headlines ...
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Customizing tags auto-completion

Is it possible to tweak auto-completion of tag names to make it seem like if there were multiple levels of tags? For example: * Movie A :entertainment:movies:action: * Movie B ...
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Implementing (org-agenda) sort comparison function in terms of presence of list items

I want to implement an org-agenda-cmp-user-defined for use with org-agenda-sorting-strategy and user-defined-up / user-defined-down. In order to do that, I have two lists of tags I need to compare, ...
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Interactive 'TAGS/PROP/TODO' query limited to particular level of tree?

I want to do a search where I interactively specify a tag (ideally with counsel-org-tag-style tag completion) and get an agenda buffer listing matching items at a particular level of the hierarchy (...
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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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counsel-org-tag on region

How can I use counsel-org-tag, or some similar command that uses counsel, to apply/remove tags to all headlines in the region? I would like the tags to be changed only at the highest selected ...
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Complete from buffer's tags in org-agenda's org-tags-view (“Match a TAGS/PROP/TODO query”)

org-agenda's tag matching command, org-tags-view shows an agenda of TODO items filtered by tag. It gives me an ivy completion list because I have ivy installed, which sets completing-read-function. ...
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Org-export scope subtree: ignore multiple trees with a single tag

I use orgmode to export to latex using the subtree export command C-c C-e C-s l l. Suppose I have a .org file like below: * My main project ** Chapter 1 - Done ** Chapter 2 - Partially Done ** ...
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Automatically add an Org tag if some other Org tag is added

I want a mechanism by which if an Org headline has TAG1, TAGX2 is also added to it. This can happen at capture time (preferable) or some kind of a cron job that runs every x minutes, parses all ...
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Rename tags in org agenda files

As the title suggests, I want to rename several tags only in agenda files. So, a tag1 will become tag11, taga1 will become someothertag, etc. I can do it with C-a m tag1 * B + tag11 RET C-a m tag1 * ...
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org-complete-tags-always-offer-all-agenda-tags does not provide all tags

Running emacs 25.2.2. In my init.el, I have: (org-complete-tags-always-offer-all-agenda-tags t) So, when I C-c C-q on a headline in any org file, I expect it to show me tags from all agenda files. ...
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Org Tags mess up on fast completion

In my init.el I have the following lines: (add-hook 'org-capture-mode-hook (lambda () (set (make-local-variable 'org-complete-tags-always-offer-all-agenda-tags) ...
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Setting up org-mode tags with groups

Running in emacs -Q I set up this file and added it to my agenda #+TAGS: [ toptag : subtag ] * headline 1 :toptag: * headline 2 :subtag: * headline 3 org-tag-alist now has value (("[") ("toptag") (:...
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Extract phone numbers from multiple org files

I create one folder per person for my patients. For every visit a new org file is created in a folder with date stamp.org as file name. The org file contains name and phone number of the person in ...
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Org mode - autocomplete tags

When I try to enter tags, autocomplete is tedious. I do C-c C-q enter first few characters, hit TAB then select. And repeat if I want to add more than one tags. I can do the same by entering : in the ...
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Does `@` in a tag have a special meaning?

I see that the only allowed characters in tags are letters, numbers, _, and @. While _ apparently serves to visually separate words, why is @ included? Does it have any special meaning, or a typical ...
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How to directly complete org-mode tags with helm?

When using org-set-tags in org-mode headings, the somewhat clunky *Org tags* selection buffer is shown by default. I always press tab in order to switch to helm-mode-org-set-tags, which lets me choose ...
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use org tags inline?

Is it possible to use org mode tags :LIKE_THIS: inline in the heading text, the way #twitter_style tags are used elsewhere? If I add any text after a :tag:, it stops being highlighted as a tag, and C-...
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Org-mode hide tags in outline view

Can anyone think of a way to hide org-mode tags, perhaps something along the lines of this solution to completely hide the properties drawer? I would love to hide tags but still have them searchable ...
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How do I get all the tags on a headline, including the inherited ones?

The Org Manual says that a child headline will inherit all the tags from its parent. What function should I use to give me a list of all these tags? org-get-tags and org-get-local-tags both seem to ...
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How to exclude several tags from view blocks?

I'm building my composite agenda view in org-mode. I want to exclude some entries shown in the lower block from the upper block since they are redundant. This is what I got: (setf org-agenda-custom-...
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Adding tags to an org file

I had the following tags for a given file. #+TAGS: @Completed(c) @Doubts(d) @Discuss(D) @Not_Implemented(n) @KR28(R28) @KR29(R29) I added the last two tags today and they did not get populated when ...
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How to use global tags list when tagging text files with org mode and helm?

I use emacs with org- and helm-mode in windows, and I store my agenda files in my /journal/ directory: (setq org-agenda-files '("C:/Users/.../journal/")). My agenda files mainly contain notes, ...
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make statistics of the tag use in org mode

I want to create a list how many times one tag use. It will make me decide which one to put in org-tag-persistent-alist The data used can be obtained from org-agenda-files or a specified file. Is ...
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Org-mode: Limit the number of tasks to which a tag can be applied

I have an idea where I have something like a FOCUS tag that I can apply to tasks that need special attention. However, I want to make it so that only 3 tasks can actually be tagged with FOCUS at a ...
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Org-Agenda day agenda filtered by tags OR'ed

A custom Agenda view can be filtered by tags AND'ed, e.g. show entries having both play AND read tags, like this: (setq org-agenda-custom-commands '(("p" "play AND read" agenda "" ((org-agenda-...
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Tags own pane that is auto generated?

Is there a way to gather all the tags used in an org-mode file, and it displays these on a dedicated side pane?
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Exclude tag from default agenda view

In org-mode, M-x org-agenda a will display a built-in agenda view labeled "Agenda for current week or day". How can I exclude a tag from this view? Parenthetical clarification I know how to filter a ...
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Can I batchly set tags in org mode?

Suppose I have hundreds lines of items: **** aa **** bb ...... **** cc I try to multiply set tags. I tried to mark them, and use C-c C-q, but it didn't works
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Orgmode: agenda for headlines without any tag

Having 'org-agenda-files' set, is there a way to display headlines, which does not have any tags? E.g 'C-c a' runs 'org-agenda', and then 'M' gives TODO items with specified tag. What if I want TODOs,...
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Org mode: How to tag and search the content of different text files?

I have a huge number of text files (.txt), in which I store notes. I would like to add tags to the start of each of these files in order to characterize their content. The best would be to be able to, ...
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How can I use the PROPERTIES drawer with a TAGS property and asign multiple values to it

In org-mode long header line and multiple tags sometimes makes the overview unreadable. My question is: Can I use the TAGS property in the PROPERTIES drawer to list tags as values rather then having ...
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Can I have separate tags lists for journal and todo/notes?

I use fixed tags for tasks and notes. These are tags either represent different physical places where I do my tasks (e.g. @home or @errands), or represent different areas of responsibility for me (e.g....