Emacs Stack Exchange by Kiwix

Q&A for those using, extending or developing Emacs

Most popular questions

125 What are the practical differences between the various Emacs Package Repositories? 2014-09-25T18:41:10.777

116 How do I reload a file in a buffer? 2014-09-24T14:43:40.030

111 Are there any advantages to using ~/.emacs.d/init.el instead of ~/.emacs? 2014-09-23T18:18:10.547

100 What is the difference between Aquamacs and other Mac versions of Emacs? 2014-09-25T19:14:02.090

97 How to switch between windows quickly? 2014-11-12T20:23:05.123

96 How do I get a fancier mode line that uses solid colors and triangles? 2014-09-25T22:08:55.513

88 How to merge Git conflicts in Emacs 2015-09-09T07:40:16.137

87 How can I get a ruler at column 80? 2014-09-24T09:41:21.340

85 Reading and writing email with emacs 2015-06-05T14:43:34.263

77 How do I prevent extremely long lines making Emacs slow? 2014-10-02T08:49:03.023

71 Advantages of setting variables with setq instead of custom.el? 2014-09-24T01:35:02.027

71 How do I switch buffers quickly? 2014-10-06T19:05:23.960

71 How to maximize my Emacs frame on start-up? 2014-11-02T17:07:20.403

68 Quickly insert source blocks in org mode 2015-06-02T03:52:01.807

67 What should/shouldn't I do when keeping .emacs and .emacs.d in version control? 2014-09-26T00:39:43.443

64 How can I find out in which keymap a key is bound? 2014-10-03T06:57:19.177

61 How do you create a robust Python IDE with Emacs (as the Text editor) 2015-03-01T07:52:51.100

60 How can I use Emacs to edit questions, answers, and comments here? 2014-10-21T16:15:25.403

60 How to start emacs with a custom user-emacs-directory 2014-12-10T06:58:02.867

58 Edit file with super-user rights 2014-09-23T22:15:06.897

58 Synchronize packages between different machines 2014-09-28T19:29:29.197

58 What options are there for writing better non-programming text in Emacs? 2014-10-14T21:21:03.593

57 Fundamentals of multiple-cursors 2014-10-07T00:57:02.827

56 Can I checkout a given commit from magit's log view? 2015-02-18T16:35:56.573

54 What are the differences between autocomplete and company mode? 2014-10-06T10:42:43.557

53 Practical benefits of new advice system in Emacs 24.4 2014-11-04T13:25:42.537

51 Using Emacs as a full-featured C/C++ IDE 2014-09-29T22:29:03.703

51 How to view diff when emacs suggests to recover this file? 2014-11-21T11:40:47.040

50 How to quickly copy/move file in Emacs Dired? 2014-12-21T01:12:50.690

49 OTF ligature support in Emacs 2015-02-25T22:30:07.543

48 Debugging a frozen Emacs 2014-09-30T13:39:31.887

48 Can I use org-mode to structure my .emacs or other .el configuration file? 2014-11-05T10:57:09.110

48 What do I do when Emacs is frozen? 2016-04-15T18:14:46.993

47 Change a branch's upstream with Magit 2015-01-04T17:27:22.347

47 Add change to a previous commit with Magit 2016-05-26T13:39:01.757

46 How can I open a specific revision of a file with Magit? 2015-01-23T09:25:11.297

45 How can I use my local Emacs client as the $EDITOR for remote machines I access over TRAMP? 2014-09-23T21:20:43.050

45 How do I use emacsclient to connect to a remote emacs instance? 2014-09-27T15:26:47.310

45 Org-mode 9: unable to eval code-blocks 2016-11-05T12:57:26.147

44 How is the GNU Emacs source code organized? 2014-09-26T05:06:09.730

44 How should I change my workflow when moving from IDO to Helm 2014-10-30T20:35:22.850

44 Restart emacs from within emacs 2014-12-16T00:07:33.097

44 How to list branches with Magit 2016-09-18T01:47:51.297

44 How to Restore File System Access in macOS Catalina 2019-10-08T09:42:30.367

43 How to get intelligent auto-completion in C++? 2014-10-07T21:17:14.590

43 How to use an external program as the default way to open PDFs from Emacs? 2014-11-04T22:20:47.640

43 How can I troubleshoot a very slow Emacs? 2014-12-14T01:39:11.973

43 What's the Magit equivalent of 'git add'? 2015-09-02T20:54:24.750

43 How can I start learning Emacs Lisp? 2019-01-21T19:54:29.217

42 The old "how to fold XML" question 2014-10-31T02:02:30.047


  All tags