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How to search by tags in org-mode

org-tags-view shows matches in all agenda files: you have to add this file to your agenda files (at least temporarily). You can do that with C-c[: that adds it to the front of the list of agenda files ...
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Can I batchly set tags in org mode?

If the headlines you want to change tags for are all located in a contiguous region you can highlight them all, and then use the org-change-tag-in-region command.
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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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make statistics of the tag use in org mode

I use the following chunk of elisp to create a dynamic block containing a table where each row is a tag and number of use of that tag in the file. Add the block to your org file and hit C-c C-c to ...
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Exclude tag from default agenda view

I you don't want to see :foo:, this should exclude it: (setq org-agenda-tag-filter-preset '("-foo")) However, the doc string says: This variable should not be set directly, but agenda custom ...
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Can I batchly set tags in org mode?

org-agenda supports many bulk actions. Do an org-agenda search (C-c a) that matches the entries you're interested in. In the agenda view use m to mark them (or * to mark everything) and the B to ...
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Can I batchly set tags in org mode?

As org files are plain text files, we can add tags using a simple approach: query-replace-regexp. Go to the beginning of the buffer. Do M-x query-replace-regexp or use the default binding C-M-%. ...
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Exclude tag from default agenda view

As Yasushi Shoji mentioned, the correct approach is to let-bind org-agenda-tag-filter-preset. To advise just the one pre-built agenda view, you'll want to use advice around the function org-agenda-...
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use org tags inline?

org-mode does not support placing inline tags within the heading, except those that appear at the very end of the heading. I suggest opening up an org-mode buffer and familiarizing oneself with the ...
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Org-mode hide tags in outline view

Here is one approach to hide tags in folded view, and show them in any expanded view. (defun org-toggle-tag-visibility (state) "Run in `org-cycle-hook'." (message "%s" state) (cond ;; global ...
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How do I get all the tags on a headline, including the inherited ones?

The function org-get-tags-at is a means by which to obtain a list of tags that can include or exclude those that are inherited based upon the second optional argument LOCAL. For a description of this ...
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How to use global tags list when tagging text files with org mode and helm?

Try (setq org-complete-tags-always-offer-all-agenda-tags t) I don't think you can easily add to this list from non-agenda files.
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Org mode tag column setting is ignored

Doom is meant to be configured via ~/.doom.d/config.el. Try setting the org-tags-column in that file. E.g.: ;; in ~/.doom.d/config.el (after! org (setq org-tags-column -80) ;; ... other org ...
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Sort tags in a headline

You can sort tags alphabetically using: (setq org-tags-sort-function 'org-string-collate-lessp) Documentation: When set, tags are sorted using this function as a comparator.
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make statistics of the tag use in org mode

You can also pass the results to R (or some other program) to do the calculations. #+name: tags #+begin_src emacs-lisp (let (tags) (org-map-entries (lambda () (dolist (tag (org-get-tags)) ...
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Setting up org-mode tags with groups

Have a look at Rainer Königs video on Youtube. He described the solution of your problem in excess. Rainers solution: using org mode version >=8.3, since tag hierarchies were introduced with org 8.3.
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Using org-map-entries to add properties to all entries with tags

Your call to org-map-entries is wrong - you have a misplaced paren. It should be ... (org-map-entries (lambda () (add-to-chinese-anki)) "drill" 'file) ... Note that the lambda is ...
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Implementing (org-agenda) sort comparison function in terms of presence of list items

Dunno anything about org-agenda-cmp-user-defined etc. But if the question is just about comparing two equal-length lists of strings, in order, until the first difference is found, and returning -1 if ...
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exporting org-mode tags in latex in separated boxes

The default function uses mapconcat which applies a function to each element of a list and then concatenates the results into a single string with an optional separator: ... (and tags (...
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How to replace ascii codes with characters in custom settings or buffer?

Just a replace regexp : M-x query-replace-regexp \([[:digit:]]\{2\}\) → \,(format "?%c" (string-to-number \1)) instead of (string-to-number \1)you could prefer \#1 .
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Search for tags in the future

The problem is the spaces. Try "+LABEL+TIMESTAMP>=\"<now>\"". And of course make sure that the entries you are interested in contain LABEL as a tag and also contain a &...
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Sort tags in a headline

I don't think it's already in Org. What about (defun my-org-sort-tags () "On a heading sort the tags." (interactive) (when (org-at-heading-p) (org-set-tags (sort (org-get-tags) #'string<...
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Automatically add an Org tag if some other Org tag is added

Rather than adding multiple related tag strings into your files which can be cumbersome and messy, you can define hierarchical tags that does the same thing. You can then search for the higher level ...
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How to directly complete org-mode tags with helm?

The latest helm-org version currently published to melpa links to this GitHub revision. The README contains the following snippet in the configuration section that worked for me (add-to-list 'helm-...
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Adding tags to an org file

I read through the org documentation and found that the user had to keep cursor on the #+TAGS: line and press C-c C-c in order to update the local setup. Quote from the org manual Don't forget to ...
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Org-mode: Limit the number of tasks to which a tag can be applied

The following concept draft idea will comb through the org-agenda-files and gather all the tags that fall within ambit of regexp group 5 to org-complex-heading-regexp, and then search through that ...
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Tags own pane that is auto generated?

I use this to generate a table of clickable links: #+NAME: all-tags #+BEGIN_SRC emacs-lisp (let ((new (list))) (dolist (tag (org-global-tags-completion-table)) (setq tag (car tag)) (push (...
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How can I use the PROPERTIES drawer with a TAGS property and asign multiple values to it

Try *-multivalued-property in org mode Property API. More here.
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