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orgmode agenda view doesn´t display any results

In order for org-mode to show events scheduled or with a deadline in the agenda-view, the org-file containing these events must be listed in the variable org-agenda-files. While one can customize this ...
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org-mode: how to generate clock report for hours worked each day?

I think you might consider this to be a partial solution to your question. If you include :step day in your clocktable line then you'll get several clock tables emitted -- one per day for the current ...
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org agenda date prompt mini calendar start week on monday

That would be calendar-week-start-day This should do the trick of setting it to monday: (setq calendar-week-start-day 1)
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Outlook Calendar in org agenda

I solved this myself using excorporate. To activate and integrate excorporate I used the following configuration in my .spacemacs (since I am using spacemacs) I added excorporate to dotspacemacs-...
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org mode - prevent future repetitive entries from showing up in agenda view

TL;DR: (setq org-agenda-show-future-repeats nil). You have to set org-agenda-show-future-repeats to nil. The previous option org-agenda-repeating-timestamp-show-all has been removed from Org mode in ...
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Schedule org task for last day of every month?

The custom function diary-list-day-of-month (set forth below) can be used to create a repeating org-mode task or to create a diary entry that will appear on the *Calendar* and/or in the *Org Agenda* ...
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In org mode, how do I make DONE tasks show up each time they've been DONE?

By default org-agenda-log-mode shows only closed and clock items. To show done recurring tasks add state symbol to the org-agenda-log-mode-items variable, like so: (setq org-agenda-log-mode-items '(...
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org-mode: how to generate clock report for hours worked each day?

The closest thing I can come out of this was writing your own custom dynamic block. You can read more about it at C-h i g (org)Dynamic blocks. This, however, requires you to know more about Org-mode ...
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How to enable agenda view in org mode

You are quoting those lists, so they won't actually do anything. Try removing the leading "'"s like so: ;; This is for org-mode agenda view activation (add-to-list 'auto-mode-alist '("\\.org\\'" . ...
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Can org-agenda view specific years?

The year (as well as day, month, week etc.) can take a prefix argument specifying the period you want to view. To view a specific year (e.g. 2017) pass the year using C-u while in the agenda: C-u ...
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How to call a custom agenda command?

I found the answer in Is there a way to start org-mode agenda with a custom search? : (org-agenda nil "d")
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How do I view all org-mode TODOs that are not recurring, or not scheduled?

You can now satisfy these requirements without a custom agenda by customizing org-agenda-todo-ignore-scheduled. It also comes in these flavours: org-agenda-todo-ignore-with-date org-agenda-todo-...
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How do I change key bindings for org-mode agenda view?

You can do that in two steps: define a function to change the state map the function to b in org-agenda-mode Define a function to change the state (defun my/org-agenda-todo-done () (interactive) ...
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org agenda: how to show only todo's with deadline?

There is more than one way to accomplish the task outlined in the quesition of this thread. My preferred method is to use org-agenda-list with the org-agenda-entry-types set to :deadline only, which ...
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Shift times in org agenda by minutes or hours instead of days

The command you are calling with your binding is org-agenda-do-date-later. As of my org version, describe-function tells me that there is no docstring for that function: (org-agenda-do-date-later ...
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Show only today's tasks in org-agenda

COMPATIBLE WITH ORG-MODE 9.0.3 The function org-agenda-skip-deadline-if-not-today is designed to be used in conjunction with the org-agenda-skip-function and an agenda entry in the org-agenda-custom-...
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Is there any way to also show the title of the parent node in org-agenda?

I suggest you use categories, i.e. set a category on the parent (or top level) item, that seems to be the simplest way. Set that by setting a property, C-c C-x p, use special property "CATEGORY", and ...
Berend de Boer's user avatar
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Org-Agenda Daily View Duplicates Time Stamped Tasks

solved my problem myself. First, I had duplicate setq org-agenda-files, which obviously isn't good to start with. That wasn't the core of the problem, however. By default, org-agenda doesn't search ...
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How to exclude a file from agenda

Do the following steps: 1. Tag all entries in the Home.org file. This can be done the easiest with a FILETAGS, which applies the tag on all entries in the given file. This can be achieved by adding ...
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How to fully expand an org item's tree branch when visiting it from an agenda view?

To reveal more context around a given headline, use org-reveal. To change the default context level, customize the variable org-show-context-detail. You can set different contexts to different ...
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Org-mode agenda: Show list of tasks done in the past, and not those clocked

To include only Closed: ... use: (org-agenda-start-with-log-mode '(closed)) To show the past 14 days offset the start day: (org-agenda-start-day "-14d") This results in: (with-eval-after-...
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Synchronize org mode between different machines

The single quote (') tells lisp not to evaluate(run) the thing, but to leave it as is. When you write '((concat org-directory "/gtd_work.org") …) it tells it not to actually run the concat function, ...
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Hide SCHEDULED items in org-agenda until they are past their scheduled date and time

See the doc-strings for org-agenda-skip-function and/or org-agenda-skip-function-global. http://orgmode.org/manual/Special-agenda-views.html ;;; Entry in `org-agenda-custom-commands': ;; (org-...
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Org agenda - toggle TODO state backwards?

You can also use org-use-fast-todo-selection and define shortcut keys to your TODO states. Then when you hit t in your agenda you'll be prompted for a second character to pick the specific TODO state ...
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Org Agenda. Any support for locations?

You can use the LOCATION property, which is one of the default properties. Set the property with C-c C-x p location. You might also want to see the location in the agenda. There are several ways to ...
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Showing SCHEDULED entries few days in advance

Instead of SCHEDULED use DEADLINE, which provides a warning before the date. You can configure the warning time in the timestamp. For example: * Car repair DEADLINE: <2018-01-07 -2w> Will ...
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Org-agenda de-duplicate items

You want to customise the variable org-agenda-skip-deadline-prewarning-if-scheduled setting it to "Remove prewaring if entry is scheduled". (In a setq that would be the value t). For example * ...
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Rename tags in org agenda files

You can write a function that check if an entry has "tag1" and if so change it to "tag11": (defun change-tag (old new) (when (member old (org-get-tags)) (org-toggle-tag new 'on) (org-toggle-...
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