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Using Emacs/Org to Create a Tagged, Searchable Collection with Images

Use Bookmark+ together with image-dired or Dired+. Bookmark+ lets you create autofile bookmarks, which essentially means that you can treat files as bookmarks. In particular, you can tag them. Image ...
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How to make image display follow the focus in image-dired thumbnail buffer

When I type return on an image thumbnail, the focus is switched to the displayed image buffer. Is there a setting that will make the focus stay in the thumbnail buffer? What you're asking for is the ...
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How to make image-dired work on remote files?

image-dired uses start-process and call-process. This means, it cannot handle remote files. If you want support for remote files, you might write an Emacs bug report.
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Regex to match one tag and not the other in image-dired

An Elisp regexp can't express this, AFAIK. (Some regexp dialects can.) But you can do it in two steps: Mark oil matches, which will include some wip matches. UNmark wip matches. There seems to be ...
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How to enlarge the properties header buffer in image-dired

Some of my images contain a large comment (> 1000 chars). If this is the case then header-line may not be the right place for it. With the recipe below, as you move through the thumbnails, the ...
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How to change icon associated with a file-extension in Dired and all-the-icons?

Apparently all-the-icons-data/file-icon-alist was the just a pool of icons that all-the-icons-extension-icon-alist variables takes values. So I changed from ("m" ... "apple") to (&...
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Organizing images in emacs

There are various ways to categorize/organize files, including image files. One simple way is using directories/folders as categories. Aside from using symlinks or hard links, this is a tree or forest ...
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How to match only the one word tag without the multiple word tag in image-dired?

Please M-x report-emacs-bug The current implementation (as of 28.1) of image-dired-mark-tagged-files doesn't make it possible to reliably isolate a tag: (image-dired--with-db-file ;; Collect matches ...
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How to view images on server in near real time

Not quite a complete answer, but if you open an org file on a remote server: C-x C-f /ssh:server:file And put a link in that file: Here is my image: [[./iris.png]] You will get an active link. Note ...
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Executable image-dired-cmd-create-thumbnail-program not found on Darwin, macOS

This is usually caused by GUI apps on macOS only inherit the default minimal environment variables. You can check this by run M-: (getenv "PATH") and M-: (executable-find image-dired-cmd-...
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How to open image-dired in a directory using a key binding?

The signature of call-interactively is: (call-interactively FUNCTION &optional RECORD-FLAG KEYS) In particular, you can't pass arguments to the callee in the way you attempt. This should work ...
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Enlarge pictures in image-dired

You can select the picture in the *image-dired* buffer and press + to increase the size of the selected picture.
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image-dired: Change thickness of cursor

You might try customizing one or both of these image-dired options (the text is what you get with C-h v). image-dired-thumb-relief - Size of button-like border around thumbnails. image-dired-thumb-...
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