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right click for menu with choices (to change font size)?

I am using emacs 26.1 under macos. when I right-click with the mouse, emacs seems to want to select the region. alas, I would prefer to see a popup menu where I can select a few choices that I would ...
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What is the correct way to pop up a window with a message, and locally bind a key in that buffer?

What would be the proper way to pop up a window (preferably in the current frame),with a message? I also want to locally (in that buffer only) the q key to a function that will kill the buffer and the ...
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How can i change the bindings of an x-popup menu?

I use flyspell-correct-word-before-point(C-c $) which presents the candidates using x-popup-menu. To navigate through the options I have to use the up down arrow keys. I can't find any keymap that ...
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changing display function in define-word package

How to replace the displayfn from message to a function which displays the result in a temporary window? (I have limited knowledge of elisp.)
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Emacs Popup with text and picture a la wikipedia suggestion

I'm looking for a way to display both text and a picture in Emacs in a pop-up, as it is done in Wikipedia. Is there already a solution for this?
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How can I ask a user to choose from a list of options, while showing her a long list with extra metadata?

I'm writing a package which connects to a remote server for a game. I want to show the list of players, along with their score, and let the player choose one of the players. I thought of using ...
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Disable all GUI popups and tooltips

Can I disable this kind of a popup? I couldn't find anything besides (setq x-gtk-use-system-tooltips nil), but it didin't help me unfortunately.
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Does emacs have some kind of customized popup creator?

Is there some kind of popup creator package which enables me to create some customized cheat sheets to help me with commands I need or haven't yet memorized? I want to create some simple text files, ...
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gpg password entry in minibuffer, not popup

On a new install Debian Stretch GNU Emacs 24.5.1 gpg (GnuPG) 2.1.18 libgcrypt 1.7.6-beta pinentry-gnome3 (pinentry) 1.0.0 ls - /usr/bin/pinent* /usr/bin/pinentry -> /etc/alternatives/pinentry /...
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Disable all keymaps for a specified buffer?

I am creating a new, special kind of buffer that I am using to display messages. I want to disable all keymaps within this new buffer. This special buffer could be created at any time, and therefore, ...
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Jedi popup window: how to make it larger than its parent frame

I am using jedi and auto-complete to provide some help during my Python coding session. As advertised in the jedi's website, completion and documentation are shown correctly as: However, when the ...
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Magit popups no longer behaving as popups (in my setup)

I like to have my emacs set up as one full-screen frame with two side-by-side windows at all time. To do this, I've used this code to force emacs not to split windows arbitrarily: (defun never-split-...
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Disable popwin temporarily with pop-up documentation

Following this question about automatically displaying documentation in a pop-up window, I decided to give it a try based on existing work on Popup Help in Emacs Lisp and clippy. However, I've run ...
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Always pop window into frames

When I use tuareg I like to have the toplevel in a separate frame, but as soon as I evaluate some code in the original frame the toplevel window reopen in that frame and that's not what I wan't. More ...
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Pop-up documentation with pos-tip or popup?

Is there a package to get a popup of the documentation for the thing at the point? Here's an example that flycheck uses.
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How to Implement Popup Menu Similar to That Used in Magit

Question I would like to create user interface in form of popup menu, popup menu similar to that used in Magit. Features Definition of Popup Popup in context of this question means little ...
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How to actually scroll with popup-tip :scroll-bar t?

Following this blog post, I am interested in using popup.el for my own purposes. In the post, he mentions to add a scroll bar with the :scroll-bar argument. If I include the :scroll-bar t option in ...
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Interactive pop-up dialog?

Is there a popup input dialogue box for Emacs, which returns the string that a user enters? Maybe something that can be launched through the mini-buffer? Or through an elisp command/function?